19 April 2013 @ 02:49 pm
B-day meme  
Stolen from [livejournal.com profile] ilovedogs
Go to Wikipedia and look up your birthday (excluding the year). List three neat facts, two births and one death in your journal, including the year.

473 – Emperor Leo I acclaims his grandson Leo II as Caesar of the Byzantine Empire.
1944 – Battle of Leyte Gulf, the largest naval battle in history, takes place in and around the Philippines between the Imperial Japanese Navy and the U.S. Third and U.S. Seventh Fleets. Afterward is the first Kamikaze attack of World War 2.
2004 – Fidel Castro, Cuba's President, announces that transactions using the American Dollar will be banned.

1825 – Johann Strauss II, Austrian composer (d. 1899)
1984 – Katy Perry, American singer-songwriter and actress

1965 – Eduard Einstein, Swiss son of Albert Einstein (b. 1910)
Current Mood: bored
Current Music: Aint It Fun - Paramore
Current Location: Denmark, Copenhagen
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[identity profile] ty.livejournal.com on April 20th, 2013 08:23 am (UTC)
Wow, everyone who does this has such interesting stuff going on on their birth date!
[identity profile] mariesen.livejournal.com on April 21st, 2013 11:52 am (UTC)
So true :D