Daily Archives: April 6, 2017

Today’s Holiday:Armenia Motherhood and Beauty Day


Today’s Holiday:
Armenia Motherhood and Beauty Day



This is a national holiday in Armenia, celebrated each year on April 7. It comes not long after another national holiday, Women’s Day, which is celebrated on March 8. Women’s Day is meant to honor all women, but Motherhood and Beauty Day is dedicated especially to those who have become mothers. Children and adults alike show their affection for their mothers with special visits, cards, and gifts. Sending flowers to one’s mother is an especially popular way to mark this holiday. Another tradition associated with the day is the gift of a twig that has fresh sprouts on it. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

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Today’s Birthday:Eleanora Fagan, AKA Billie Holiday (1915)


Today’s Birthday:
Eleanora Fagan, AKA Billie Holiday (1915)

Despite a deeply troubled upbringing, Holiday became one of the most celebrated and influential singers in jazz history. She was also one of its most tragic figures. She debuted in the 1930s and, after performing with Benny Goodman, Count Basie, and Artie Shaw, embarked on a successful solo career. However, she suffered many personal setbacks, complicated by the drug addiction that eventually destroyed her career and hastened her death. How did she choose her stage name? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

This Day in History:The World Health Organization Is Established (1948)


This Day in History:
The World Health Organization Is Established (1948)

World Health Day is observed every year on April 7 to mark the founding of the World Health Organization (WHO), a UN agency whose main objective is to promote “the highest possible level of health” in all people. Coordinating international efforts to prevent, control, and treat illness, it has worked to successfully eradicate smallpox and has made notable strides in checking polio, leprosy, cholera, and malaria. What controversies have surrounded the WHO? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day:Rudyard Kipling


Quote of the Day:
Rudyard Kipling

If any question why we died, tell them, because our fathers lied. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day:The Anatomy Act of 1832


Article of the Day:
The Anatomy Act of 1832

Prior to 1832, only the corpses of executed murderers were allowed to be dissected in the UK, but with the rise of medical science and the scaling back of executions, demand came to outstrip supply. The British Anatomy Act, passed in response to public concern about the illegal trade in corpses, was an act of Parliament that increased the supply of cadavers legally available for medical research and education. What were “resurrectionists,” and how were they impacted by the Anatomy Act? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day:be cleaned out


Idiom of the Day:
be cleaned out

To be emptied or devoid of money, food, resources, etc. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day:plexus


Word of the Day:
plexus

Definition: (noun) A structure in the form of a network, especially of nerves, blood vessels, or lymphatics.
Synonyms: rete
Usage: The bullet missed his cardiac plexus by an inch, leaving all the nerves intact.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Watch “Tschaikovsky – Marche Slave” on YouTube


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My beautiful roses


My beautiful roses

My beautiful roses

My beautiful roses

My beautiful roses

Tinerețe unde eşti: Watch “Margareta Paslaru _ Chemarea marii (“Si-n apa marii”)” on YouTube


Maria Tănase: Cine iubește și lasă!


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Best Classical Music: Watch “Mendelssohn – Songs Without Words (complete set) – Rena Kyriakou” on YouTube


Curcubeu la Cetatea FĂGĂRAŞULUI


Curcubeu la Cetatea FĂGĂRAŞULUI

Watch “Schumann – Fantasie in C Major, op.17 – Richter studio” on YouTube


Best Played compositions: Watch “Liszt Sonata B Minor, S.178 (1854) , Valentina Lisitsa” on YouTube


Watch “Frida (3/12) Movie CLIP – Frida and Tina Tango (2002) HD” on YouTube


Watch “Pompilia Stoian – Prieten drag – 1966” on YouTube


Problems with your kidneys? Try this tea for kidneys health!


Problems with your kidneys? Try this tea for kidneys health!

Best Compositions / Interpretation : Watch “Tchaikovsky – Violin concerto op.35 – Oistrakh / Philadelphia / Ormandy” on YouTube


Watch “Moreza – Golden Tears” on YouTube