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Saturday, July 01, 2006

Tagged!

Instructions:
1. Go to Wikipedia.
2. In the Search box, type your birth month and day (but not year).
3. List three events that happened on your birthday.
4. List two important birthdays and one interesting death.
5. One holiday or observance (if any).
6. Tag 5 more people - if ya feel like it.

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Three events:
1642 - Charles I calls the English Parliament traitors. Beginning of the English Civil War
1938 - Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers are on the cover of Life Magazine
1953 - The jail on Devil's Island is closed

Two important birthdays and one interesting death:
1862 - Claude Debussy, French composer (d. 1918)
1904 - Deng Xiaoping, leader of the People's Republic of China (d. 1997)
1991 - Colleen Dewhurst, Canadian actress (b. 1924)

One holiday or observance
RC feasts - Mary queen of angels

Anyone want to take a stab? How about I tag Tori , Eve , Jana , Loreth , Chrys .

8 comments:

chryscat said...

I've been tagged!
Grins*

Bailey Stewart said...

Okay - look for it on Wednesday.

Loreth Anne White said...

Hah ... I tagged Bailey and you tagged Eve ... which one will play, do you think??

Heather Diane Tipton said...

1582 - Due to the implementation of the Gregorian calendar this day does not exist in this year in Italy, Poland, Portugal and Spain.
1978 - US President Jimmy Carter signs a bill into law that authorizes the minting of the Susan B. Anthony dollar. Only doing this one because that was a very good year! LOL
1979 - The Pac-Man arcade game is released to the Japanese market by Namco.

1954 - David Lee Roth, American singer
Jodi Lyn O'Keefe, United States actress again... great year!
2004 - Christopher Reeve, American actor (b. 1952)

United States - Bonza Bottler Day.

Bailey Stewart said...

I'm going to do it on Monday instead - too hot to think a lot and I already did this a few months ago, so it's already done. Well, except for Bailey's.

Tori Lennox said...

I did this one back on April 8th. :)

Camy Tang said...

This is cute! But no, that's not an invite to tag me.
Camy

Danica/Dream said...

LOL Loreth, we'll have to see, won't we? I forgot that she's Bailey now. It's weird to call someone other than my child by that name, BTW. She'll probably always be Eve to me. Although... didn't you used to have another online name? I think that's the worst part of folks selling... I get all name discombobulated.

Camy... if you notice, you didn't get tagged. LOL. I only tag folks that I know don't mind being tagged.

Which is why I think it's funny that Miz Heather decided to post hers, because the last time I tagged her, she read me the riot act. ;)