Wikipedia Birthday Meme

Originally saw this in mishamish‘s journal, then in other places.

Go to wikipedia and put in your birth date. Don’t put in the year. Post in your LJ with three neat facts, two births, and two deaths.

Interesting facts
1795Belgium is conquered by France. What? France won a war??
1890 – The Yosemite National Park is established by the U.S. Congress.
1964 – The Free Speech Movement is launched on the campus of University of California, Berkeley.

Births
1881William Boeing, American engineer (d. 1956)
1935Julie Andrews, British actress and singer

Deaths
1040Alan III, Duke of Brittany (poisoned) (b. 997)
1985E. B. White, American author (b. 1899)

3 Comments

  • sirreal13

    April 7, 2006 at 2:41 pm

    Yes! France was on a roll, as long as they had an Emperor from Corsica 😉

  • laquira

    April 7, 2006 at 6:25 pm

    The hills are alive!!!!

    heh…

    sorry..

  • Jenny Lee Silver

    April 9, 2006 at 8:05 am

    Hehe