Hayes founded the planet Day Network and expanded it to over 180 nations.
He left Harvard after being selected by Senator Gaylord Nelson to organize the first Earth Day.
The first Earth Day celebrated in 22 April, 1970.
Earth Day is an annual event celebrated round the world on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection.
Earth Day 2020 is that the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day. Celebrations will include activities like the good Global CleanUp, Citizen Science, Advocacy, Education, and art.
The introduction of the name “Earth Day” was claimed by John McConnell .
There are many songs that are performed on Earth Day, an Earth Anthem penned by poet-diplomat Abhay Kumar, which has been translated into 50 languages is used by many schools and organizations across the world to celebrate Earth Day.