Holidays

Holidays on the Net - "Holidays on the Net is a beautifully done collection of multimedia holiday celebrations...More than just works of art, though, each holiday celebration also offers a wealth of information about the holiday, including its history and holiday-related activities."

When–is – Dates of Religious and Civil Holidays Around the World

Earth Calendar – A daybook of holidays and celebrations around the world.

The History of Holidays - from History.com

Monthy Holiday Calendar

Online Education of World Holidays

Holidays Around the World

Holidays from InfoPlease.com

Holidays from FactMonster.com

Holidays from Answers.com

The Holiday Spot

Daily Holidays - Learn about the holidays happening around around the world

Events

On This Day: Beyond the Headlines

History Channel - This Day in History

New York Times - On This Day

Fact Monster - Today in History

American Memory - Today in History

BBC - On This Day

Answers.com - Today's Highlights

ANYDAY Today-in-History - Historic Events & Birth dates that occurred on a SELECTED day of the year

This Month in History

National Geography Picture of the Day

Time Magazine Pictures of the Week

MSNBC This Week in Pictures

Cartoons of the Week