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Time, the ultimate April 16th gift!


Now, you or someone you love, can be the sole owner of any minute on April 16th, past, present or future.

For example, imagine giving your loved one the minute you met, the minute they were born or the minute you both said "I do" on April 16th. Preserve the memory of an important anniversary, a minute on the day your favourite film star was born or any other special moment on April 16th.

Now you can give that exact date and time, beautifully presented in its very own framed 'Certificate of Ownership' from the 'Universal Time Registry' for just £9.99 + p&p.

Once that minute has been taken by you, it's yours forever. Nobody else can own the same minute. This is truly a unique gift.

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Events on April 16th

  • April 16th 2003 : Treaty of Ascension is signed in Athens
    The Treaty of Ascension, which admits 10 new members to the European Union, is signed in Athens, Greece. This includes 8 former Warsaw Pact countries and the Islands of Malta and Cyprus.
  • April 16th 1999 : Leonardo Dicaprio: While filming movie "The Beach" off the coast of Thailand, Leonardo and others were swept off a camera boat by strong winds and waves. No one was injured.
  • April 16th 1977 : Kim Basinger: First appearance on TV in crime series "Dog and Cat"
  • April 16th 1926 : First Book-of-the-Month Club book distributed
    The first Book-of-the-Month Club selection, Loly Willows by Sylvia Townsend Warner, is distributed.
  • April 16th 1912 : First woman to fly across the English Channel
    Harriet Quimby becomes the first woman to fly an airplane across the English Channel. Although she only lived until the age of 37, dying in July of 1912, she had a major impact on women's roles in aviation.
  • April 16th 1521 : Martin Luther appears before the Diet of Worms
    Martin Luther makes his first appearance before the Diet of Worms and is examined by the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V. He was summoned in response to his 95 thesis attacking the Catholic Church, and the pope in particular.
  • April 16th 1178 BC : Odysseus returns home
    The legendary King of Ithaca, Odysseus, returns home to his kingdom after the equally legendary Trojan War. According to the legend, a solar eclipse marked his return after his mythical journey.

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