Morning Minutes: April 6

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Morning Minutes: April 6

Word of the Day

Dilettante DIL-i-tahnt (noun) A lover of an art or science, especially of a fine art -

Website of the Day

The Olympic Games Countdown

See how many days (and minutes and seconds) are left until the next summer and winter Olympic Games.

Number to Know

13: Number of nations that competed in the first modern Olympic Games.

This Day in History

April 6, 1896: The opening day of the first modern Olympic Games is held in Athens, Greece.

Today's Featured Birthday

Actor Zach Braff (38)

Daily Quote

"We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right." - Nelson Madela