At this site, you may click on any date on the interactive calendar, and a comprehensive list of births, deaths, events and holidays for that given day will pop up.There is also a Today link at the top of the page.
This entertaining and informative site contains a search engine that is easy for kids to use. Content includes sports, world, people and science.Lots of educational and fun material abound.
Old Farmer's Almanac
This is an online version of the original. You will find all of the same information however,the almanac is updated daily,unlike the yearly publication