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)