Today is pooh day, Winnie-the-Pooh Day that is. Winnie the Pooh Day was established in recognition of the birthday of writer A. A. Milne. Milne was Winnie the Pooh’s creator, and was born on Jan 18th 1882. Winnie-the-Pooh was named after a teddy bear owned by Milne’s son, Christopher Robin Milne.
Who doesn’t love Winnie the Pooh. In fact, Poland loves Winnie The Pooh so much that there’s a street named after him. Winnie the Pooh turns 87 in August. On April 11, 2006, Winnie the Pooh was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Today we celebrate everyones favorite bear.