Discussion in 'Fan Fiction and Writing Resource' started by Jedi Trace, Feb 27, 2011.
Four in a row!
October 10th was SoA - Who shares a birthday with Brett Favre and Bai Ling. On this day in 1845, the U.S. Naval Academy opened in Annapolis, Maryland; and in 1979, the arcade game Pac-Man was first released.
October 11th is Lane_Winree and Master_Jaina1011 - Who share a birthday with Eleanor Roosevelt and Joan Cusack. On this day in 1968, the U.S. spacecraft Apollo 7 blasted off, carrying three astronauts into orbit; and in 1975, NBC's Saturday Night Live debuted.
October 12th is Jedi Trace - Who shares a birthday with Luciano Pavarotti and Hugh Jackman (OMGOMGOMGOMG!). On this day in 1892, by proclamation of President Benjamin Harrison, the Pledge of Allegiance was first recited in unison by students in public schools nationwide; and in 1971, Jesus Christ Superstar, the rock opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, opened on Broadway.
Happy Birthdays to all!
Cake for everyone!!!!!
Happy Birthday to the lot of you. And yes cake for everyone!
Fascinating facts there!
Thanks and happy birthday all!
Happy Birthday, guys and gals!!!!
Wow! Lots of birthdays in a row!!
Happy Birthday to you all!!
October 17th is RK_Striker_JK_5 - Who shares a birthday with Arthur Miller and Evel Knievel. On this day in 1979, President Jimmy Carter signed a bill creating the Department of Education; and in 1919, RCA -- the Radio Corporation of America -- was created.
Happy Birthday Jon!
Arthur Miller and Evel Knievel. Now there's a pair that sums you up, RK! A great writer who takes incredible risks.
Happy birthday, Striker.
Thanks. It wasn't the best birthday, but it was semi-good.
A belated Happy Birthday, Strike! Sorry for the lateness, haven't had much time to pop in lately.
October 29th was Commander-DWH - Who shares a birthday with Richard Dreyfuss and Winona Ryder. On this day in 1969, the first ever computer-to-computer link was established on ARPANET, the precursor to the Internet; and in 1998, Astronaut John Glenn, the first American to have orbited Earth, headed back into space 36 years later, at age 77.
Happy birthday, DWH!
Birthstone is Topaz
November 17th is Aiel - Who shares a birthday with Rock Hudson and Lauren Hutton. On this day in 1800, the partially completed Capitol building in Washington, D.C., held its first session of the U.S. Congress; and in 1970, a wheeled vehicle traversed the moon for the first time.
Three in a row!
November 19th is moosemousse - Who shares a birthday with Larry King and Meg Ryan. On this day in 1863, Lincoln delivered his Gettysburg Address, paying tribute to the Union soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the nation; and in 1954, the first automatic toll collection machines went into service, at the Union Toll Plaza on New Jersey's Garden State Parkway.
The 20th is Lexi_Mayn - Who shares a birthday with Robert F. Kennedy and Bo Derek. On this day in 1789, New Jersey became the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights; and in 1955, Bo Diddley was the first African American performer to appear on The Ed Sullivan Show.
And the 21st is kayladie97 - Who shares a birthday with Voltaire and Goldie Hawn. On this day in 1877, Thomas Edison announced his invention of the phonograph, a machine that could record and replay sound; and in 1934, 16-year-old Ella Fitzgerald made her singing debut at the Apollo Theater in Harlem.
Happy Birthdays to all!
November 26th was DarthIshtar - Who shares a birthday with Charles M. Schulz and Tina Turner. On this day in 1789, Thanksgiving was first observed by the entire nation, following a proclamation by President George Washington; and in 1922, Two-tone Technicolor was used for the first time, on the film Toll of the Sea.
Happy birthday, Ish!!!