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Friday, 23 May 2008

Excitement on your birthday?

I saw this on Robin's blog and it looked fun

1) Go to Wikipedia
2) In the search box, type your birth month and day but not the year.
3) List three events that happened on your birthday
4) List two important birthdays and one death
5) One holiday or observance (if any)

So on May 30th


1431 - Hundred Years' War: In Rouen, France, 19-year-old Joan of Arc burned at the stake by an English-dominated tribunal.

1539 - In Florida, Hernando de Soto lands at Tampa Bay with 600 soldiers with the goal of finding gold.

1868 - Decoration Day (the predecessor of the modern "Memorial Day") observed in the United States for the first time (By "Commander-in-chief of the Grand Army of the Republic" John A. Logan's proclamation on May 5).


Most importantly ME.

1977 - Rachael Stirling, British actress

1814 - Mikhail Bakunin, Russian anarchist (d. 1876)


1576 - Harada Naomasa, Japanese retainer and samurai


United States – Memorial Day (originally – currently last Monday in May).
Trinidad and Tobago – Indian Arrival Day (National Holiday).

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