“A country without a language is a country without a soul,” said
Patrick Henry Pearse. Ireland
It was On This Day in 2007, that the European Union (EU) finally recognized
became the 23rd Official Language of the EU on this day. This meant that all
key legislation would now be translated into Irish and that Irish could now be
spoken at council meetings. Ireland
On This Day is a prompt to further explore historical events.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2016