Friday, October 09, 2009

Leif Erikson Day, Norway, USA and elsewhere

Today according to Australian Eastern Standard Time when this item was posted
Leif Erikson, known as Leif the Lucky, the alleged European discoverer of America some 500 years before Christopher Columbus, is commemorated in Norway and the USA.

President William J Clinton proclaimed October 9, 1997 Leif Erikson Day.

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