15th April

1452 Leonardo da Vinci born – so do some inventing.

1802 Wordsworth sees the daffodils that inspired the poem I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud – so have a daffodil day:


1955 the first McDonald’s opens – so make a Playdough drive-thru!

Other events that might inspire your play today:

  • 1469 Guru Nanak Dev, founder of Sikhism, born
  • 1755 Samuel Johnson publishes his dictionary
  • 1912 the Titanic sinks
  • Day of the Sun/Kim Il Sung’s Birthday/Arirang Festival (North Korea)

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