World Book and Copyright Day - 23rd April
World Book Day is observed on 23 April every year. It is organised by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
The first World Book Day was celebrated on 23 April in 1995.
Theme for 2023 is Indigenous Languages.
April 23rd is the date on which several prominent authors, William Shakespeare, Miguel de Cervantes and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega all died.
Did you Know
In 2023 Accra, the capital of Ghana was designated as the World Book Capital.