- Go to Wikipedia.com and put in your birthday, without year in the search bar (mine is August 14)
- Then list on your blog 3 events, 2 births, 1 death and 1 holiday that happens(ed) on your birthday
- Then tag 5 more people to do it!
Three events from August 14th:
1908 - First beauty contest held in Folkestone, England
1936 - Rainey Bethea is hanged in Owensboro, Kentucky in the last public execution in the U.S.
2005 - Helios Airways Flight 522 crashes north of Athens, killing the 121 on board
Two births on August 14th:
1771 - Sir Walter Scott, Scottish historical novelist
1947 - Danielle Steele, American novelist
One death on August 14th:
1951 - William Randolph Hearst, American newspaper magnate
One Event celebrated on August 14th (I really love this one!):
National Creamsicles Day, United States