From the Marketplace datebook, here's a look at what's coming up April 7:
- In Washington, The Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for February
- The New York Yankees, Philadelphia Phillies and Minnesota Twins host their home openers.
- On this day in 1940, Booker T. Washington became the first African-American depicted on a United States postage stamp.
- Singer Billy Holiday was born April 7, 1915. She would have been 99.
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