June 17, 2006

Jumping on the Meme Wagon

So I saw the birthday meme and it seemed really interesting, so I decided to give it a try. For those of you who haven't seen it yet, you go to Wikipedia and enter the month and day of your birthday and hit search.

2 Events that occured on November 10th:
1. 1926 - In San Francisco, California, a necrophiliac serial killer named Earle Nelson (dubbed "Gorilla Man") kills and then rapes his 9th victim, Mrs. William Edmonds.
1969 - National Educational Television (the predecessor to the Public Broadcasting Service) in the United States debuts the children's television program Sesame Street.

2 Interesting Births:
1. 1871 - Winston Churchill, American novelist (d. 1947)
2. 1889 - Claude Rains, English actor (d. 1967)

1 Interesting Death:
1673 - Michał Wiśniowiecki, King of Poland (b. 1640)

A Holiday:
United States Marine Corps Birthday


Deb said...

And YOU were born!!!!

mrspao said...

Hooray! For Seasame Street on your birthday!