Flags of the Day
Today is Maha Shivaratree in Mauritius; Independence Day in Lithuania; and Johnny Appleseed Day in the United States of America. It is also the Commemoration of St Teresa Margaret Redi, Italian Carmelite. On this date in 1861, the Confederate Constitutional Convention adopted the Constitution of the Confederate States of America and submitted it to the States for ratification.
Animated flags provided courtesy of Pascal Gross.