Find important things/people on your Birthday.
Posted 06 May 2012 - 01:04 AM
Only thing that really springs to mind.
Posted 06 May 2012 - 04:05 AM
The same day a lot of guys and girls got dumped. Take a wild guess what day that is...
Jack Benny's birthday?
Posted 06 May 2012 - 10:54 AM
Events (some are skipped due to time difference [7th September UK = 6th September 7pm EST to 7th September 7pm EST]):
70 — A Roman army under Titus occupies and plunders Jerusalem.
1812 — Napoleonic Wars: Battle of Borodino — Napoleon wins a Pyrrhic victory over the Russian army of Alexander I near the village of Borodino.
1822 — Dom Pedro I declares Brazil independent from Portugal on the shores of the Ipiranga Brook in SÃ£o Paulo.
1864 — American Civil War: Atlanta, Georgia, is evacuated on orders of Union General William Tecumseh Sherman.
1876 — In Northfield, Minnesota, Jesse James and the James-Younger Gang attempt to rob the town's bank but are driven off by armed citizens.
1895 — The first game of what would become known as rugby league football is played, in England, starting the 1895—96 Northern Rugby Football Union season.
1911 — French poet Guillaume Apollinaire is arrested and put in jail on suspicion of stealing the Mona Lisa from the Louvre museum.
1927 — The first fully electronic television system is achieved by Philo Taylor Farnsworth. (not that Farnsworth or Phil Taylor)
1940 — World War II: The Blitz — Nazi Germany begins to rain bombs on London. This will be the first of 57 consecutive nights of bombing.
1986 — Desmond Tutu becomes the first black man to lead the Anglican Church in South Africa.
1988 (my year) — Abdul Ahad Mohmand, the first Afghan in space, returns aboard the Soviet spacecraft Soyuz TM-5 after 9 days on the Mir space station.
2011 — A plane crash in Russia kills 43 people, including nearly the entire roster of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl Kontinental Hockey League team.
786 — Emperor Saga Japan
1438 — Louis II, Landgrave of Hesse
1533 — Queen Elizabeth I of England
1705 — MatthÃ¤us GÃ¼nther, German painter
1819 — Thomas A. Hendricks, 21st Vice President of the United States
1836 — Henry Campbell-Bannerman, UK Prime Minister
1900 — Giuseppe Zangara, Italian would-be assassin of Franklin D. Roosevelt
1913 — Anthony Quayle, British actor and director
1926 — Don Messick, American voice actor
1936 — Buddy Holly
1974 — Hiroki Takahashi, Japanese voice actor (voiced some characters from shows that The Pope and Mitsuki likes, Mighty
1988 — Kevin Love, American basketball player (Depending on time of his birth, it might have been 8th September in the UK but there is no info about it)
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251 — Sima Yi, Chinese strategist, general, and politician
355 — Claudius Silvanus, Roman usurper
1552 — Guru Angad Dev, second Sikh Guru
1978 — Keith Moon, English drummer (The Who)
1994 — Terence Young, British film director
Also Independence Day in Brazil and Victory Day in Mozambique.
Posted 06 May 2012 - 11:06 AM
Posted 08 May 2012 - 03:13 PM
September 29, 1979 Number one hit on UK music charts - Police - Message In A Bottle
September 29, 1996 Nintendo releases the Nintendo 64 in North America.
I got the info from http://www.datesinhi...y.com/sep29.php
Posted 08 May 2012 - 03:20 PM
I'm only a day away from sharing it with King Diamond, too.
Posted 08 May 2012 - 04:00 PM
Make a Dedede joke instead.
World Food Day.
I'd make a joke about how it ties in to the fact that I am overweight but that's far too easy.