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Today, in 1863, the London Underground's first line opened. Happy…
I'd forgotten how often we saw Magritte
Today, in 1863, the London Underground's first line opened. Happy 147th, Tube.
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1/11/11 03:22 am (UTC)
...really? Holy cheese. I am adopting it as my long-lost elder sibling. (This is the closest to a nice event that shares my birthday that I have yet found.)
1/11/11 04:39 am (UTC)
Heavens, I'd forgotten today was
Hope you and the manpanion are having a lovely time celebrating. :)
Glancing at the wikipedia page for today:
-Thomas Paine published
-the Treaty of Versailles takes effect
-first General Assembly of the UN opened
You also share your birthday with Roy Disney, Sal Mineo, Frank Sinatra Jr. and Pat Benatar.
2011-01-11 04:51 am (UTC)
1/11/11 09:19 am (UTC)
The Common Sense/Versailles/UN are all very interesting in a trend towards democratics.
1/11/11 10:24 am (UTC)
I have dinner reservations, that's about it. I am lazy and uncelebratory, and it's not a nice easily divisable number or anything. Thank you!
I forgot about Common Sense, that's usually the only one I can remember. Which is pretty good really, considering January is such a doldrums.