Good morning Acadiana. Today will be sunny and beautiful by this afternoon. And tomorrow will be the same. Get outdoors and enjoy the sunshine and awesomeness of being alive. No virus can take away your happiness unless you let it.

TODAY IS NATIONAL

Clams On The Half Shell Day

Tater Day

Bunsen Burner Day

Crayon Day

Prom Day

Equal Pay Day

Today is also World Backup Day

TODAY IN HISTORY

131 years ago - In 1889, the Eiffel Tower was officially dedicated. At the time it was the tallest structure in the world. The Eiffel Tower stands 984 feet tall.

88 years ago - In 1932, the V-8 Engine rolled out of Detroit thanks to Ford.

27 years ago - In 1993, Brandon Lee died on the set of 'The Crow' after being shot in the stomach. The gun was loaded with real bullets that had been turned into blanks. One of the bullets misfired.

25 years ago - In 1995, Selena was shot to death in Corpus Christi by the founder of her fan club.  Yolanda Saldivar was sentenced to life in prison.

15 years ago - In 2005, Terri Schiavo died after having her feeding tube removed.  Six weeks later, an autopsy confirmed that she was indeed brain-dead.

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

Sawyer Fredericks is 21. Winner of season 8 of 'The Voice'.

Angus Young is 65. The only original member of AC/DC.

Al Gore is 72. Politician and environmentalist.

Rhea Perlman is 72Carla on 'Cheers'.

Gabe Kaplan is 75Mr. Kotter on 'Welcome Back Kotter'.

Christopher Walken is 77. Actor.

Shirley Jones is 86. 'The Partridge Family'.

Richard Chamberlain is 86. Actor.

DAYS TILL

• Tomorrow is April Fools' Day.

• 12 days until Easter Sunday.

WEATHER

Today: Clearing, 82.

Tonight: Clear, 51.

Wednesday: Sunny, 73.

Thursday: Sunny, 76.

Friday: 10% chance for rain, 80.

Have a wonderful day,

cj and jenn