Saturday, May 12, 2007


Coach J tagged me for this meme a while ago, and I had yet to complete it.

Well here you go :)

1. Go to Wikipedia and type in your birth date only–without the year: August 3

2. List 3 events that occurred that day:

1) 1527 -First known letter was sent from North America by John Rut while at St. John's, Newfoundland

2)1827 - First Boat Race between Yale and Harvard, the first American intercollegiate athletic event.

3)2004- The pedestal of the Statue of Liberty reopens after being closed since the September 11, 2001 attacks.

3. List 2 important birthdays:
1) 1941 - Martha Stewart, American media personality
2) 1926 - Tony Bennett, American singer

4. List 1 death:
1879 - Joseph Severn, English painter (b. 1793)

5. List a holiday or observance:
Kentucky - Watermelon Day


Biby Cletus said...

Cool blog, i just randomly surfed in, but it sure was worth my time, will be back

Deep Regards from the other side of the Moon

Biby Cletus

CoachJ said...

Hey, our b'days are very close together!!! Can I ask what year you were born? I'll go first: 1973

Anonymous said...

Neat info!