Wednesday, 15 September 2010

Agatha Christie120th Birthday!

Dame Agatha Christie, DBE ( 15th of September1890 -12th of January1976) was a British crime writer of novels, short stories and plays. She also wort romances under the name of Mary Westmacott, but she is remember for her 80 detective novels -especially those featuring Hercule Poirot and Miss Jane Marple.

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, Christie is the best-selling writer of books of all time and with William Shakespeare, the best-selling author of any kind of book.
Only the bible has sold more than her roughly four billion copies of novels.

Monday, 6 September 2010

Labor Day

Labour Day or Labor day is an annual holiday, (celebrated in 8 different countries: Australia, United States, Canada, Jamaica, New Zealand, Trinidad and Tobago) to acknowledge the economics and social achievements of the workers.
In the Unites States it is a federal holiday ( public holiday recognized by the United States government) that falls on the first Monday of September.
The first Labor Day in the Unites States was celebrated on September 1882 in New York City.
It is tradition in the U.S.A not wear white after labor Day, because at this is the time when the Navy switches from their white uniforms to their navy blue uniforms.