The first Earth Day was organized by Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin on April 22, 1970.
A month later a separate Earth Day was founded by United States Senator
Gaylord Nelson as an environmental teach-in first held on April 22, 1970. Nelson
The idea came to Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson, then a U.S. Senator from
Wisconsin, after witnessing the ravages of the 1969 massive oil spill in Santa ...
By Senator Gaylord Nelson, Founder of Earth Day What was the purpose of Earth
Day? How did it start? These are the questions I am most frequently asked.
Founded in 1970 as a day of education about environmental issues, Earth Day is
now a globally celebrated holiday that is sometimes extended into Earth Week, ...
Apr 21, 2011 ... Ira Einhorn was on stage hosting the first Earth Day event at the Fairmount Park
in Philadelphia on April 22, 1970. Seven years later, police ...
Apr 21, 2015 ... Earth Day is an annual event created to celebrate the planet's environment and
raise public awareness about pollution. The day, marked on ...
Earth Day is celebrated every year in more than 180 nations worldwide, but who
first had the idea for Earth Day and got the celebration started? Who invented ...
Apr 22, 2015 ... It's Earth Day and millions of people across the world are celebrating with events
about global warming. President Obama will trav.11/29/2015 ...
Apr 20, 2012 ... Then he adopted environmentalism and in 1970 hosted one of the very first Earth
Day rallies. Thereafter, he claimed to be co-founder of Earth ...