Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Birthday Meme

I’ve been tagged by Squidknits for the Birthday Meme!

The rules: You go to Wikipedia and type in your birthday (day and month). Then share 3 events, two births and one holiday.

August 2

3 Events:

1610 - Henry Hudson sails into what it is now known as Hudson Bay, thinking he had made it through the Northwest Passage and reached the Pacific Ocean.

1776 - Delegates to the Continental Congress begin signing the United States Declaration of Independence.

1870 - Tower Subway, the world's first underground tube railway, opens in London.

2 Births:

1932 - Peter O'Toole, Irish-born actor

1964 - Mary-Louise Parker, American actress

1 Holiday:

Day of Airborne Forces in Russia

If you’re reading this, consider yourself tagged ;-)

1 comment:

Devorah said...

Thanks for playing along!