Sunday, January 28, 2007

Guessing game

(the year you were born)

Dwight Eisenhower is president of the US

Sit-ins being after 4 black college students in North Carolina refuse to move from a deli counter when denied service

A U-2 reconnaissance plane belonging to the US is shot down in the Soviet Union

Hurricane "Donna" strikes the East Coast causing over 100 deaths in the US and the Antilles

John F. Kennedy defeats Vice President Richard Nixon in the presidential race

Cassius Clay (who later took the name Muhammad Ali) wins his first professional fight

Michael Stipe, Tony Robbins, Bono, John F. Kennedy, Jr., and Jeffrey Dahmer are born

Pittsburgh Pirates win the World Series

Philadelphia Eagles win the NFL championship

Montreal Canadiens win the Stanley Cup

Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho is the top grossing film

To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee is published

The Beatles make their debut in Hamburg, Germany

The Flintstones debut
What Happened the Year You Were Born?

I found this little blogthing while surfing tonight and wanted to check it out. Just for fun, I removed the actual year I was born. It's pretty obvious (apparently my birth wasn't the big event of the year), but anybody want to take a guess?


Blogger Lisa :-] said...

Obviously it's 1960, you puppy! :-]

January 28, 2007 10:44 PM  
Blogger alphawoman said...


January 29, 2007 4:40 AM  
Anonymous Barbara said...

Oh, 1960, the same year I was born!

January 29, 2007 7:35 AM  
Blogger Magdalene6127 said...

1960, the year someone was pregnant with yours truly...


January 29, 2007 12:15 PM  
Blogger Theresa Williams said...

Ah, I was four years old when you were born!

February 02, 2007 10:10 PM  

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