Lordy, Lordy…

I can’t believe I’m forty.

People Who Share My Birthday:

  • 1502 Pope Gregory XIII, who introduced the Gregorian calendar in 1582
  • 1778 Beau Brummel, the foremost man of fashion.
  • 1848 Paul Gauguin, painter
  • 1896 Robert Mulliken, U.S. chemist, physicist (Nobel 1966)
  • 1897 George Szell, conductor
  • 1909 Jessica Tandy
  • 1917 Dean Martin
  • 1940 Tom Jones
  • 1952 Liam Neeson
  • 1958 (Formerly Known As) Prince
  • 1980 wizardpc
  • 1981 Anna Kournikova
  • 1981 Larisa Oleynik

On This Day In History:

  • 1769 Daniel Boone begins exploring the Bluegrass State of Kentucky
  • 1776 Richard Lee of Virginia calls for Declaration of Independence
  • 1839 The Hawaiian Declaration of Rights is signed
  • 1905 Norway declares independence from Sweden
  • 1929 Vatican City becomes a sovereign state
  • 1938 the 1st Boeing 314 Clipper “Flying Boat” is flown by Eddie Allen
  • 1948 Communists take over Czechoslovakia
  • 1953 the 1st color network telecast, from Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1965 Gemini 4 completes 62 orbits
  • 1971 Soviet Soyuz 11 crew completes first transfer to orbiting Salyut
  • 1972 German Chancellor Willy Brandt visits Israel
  • 1977 Anita Bryant leads successful crusade against Miami gay law
  • 1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II
  • 1981 Israel bombs Iraqi plutonium production facility at Osirak
  • 2001 Tony Blair is re-elected in British General Election

11 Responses to Lordy, Lordy…

  1. Jay G. says:

    Happy Birthday Sal!

  2. Scott McCray says:

    Happy Birthday (cuz Jay said so)…actually Happy Birthday anyway!

  3. Hippo birdy two ewe…

    … and the kneebeards.πŸ˜‰

  4. alan says:

    Happy Birthday Sal!

  5. Salamander says:

    Thank You All.πŸ™‚

  6. Happy Birthday, Salamander!

  7. Happy Birthday! Here’s to your next spin around the sun!

  8. Old NFO says:

    Happy 40th Sal, it’s ALL downhill from hereπŸ™‚

  9. Salamander says:

    Thanks for the Birthday wishes everyone!

  10. Tam says:

    Happy slightly belated b-day!πŸ˜‰

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