Sunday, February 10, 2008

Happy Birthday to me & Peggy & Monica & Will...

...and to everyone else who celebrates another birthday today.

Here is the card I made for Peggy:

oh, and here is a bunch of stamping stuff I scored from by fellow stamp-aholics Alison & Michele:

Now I need to use some of this stuff to make some thank you cards...

So I got curious about who else was born on this day, so I Googled February 10 and found this:

February 10th in History
1635: Academie Francaise is founded in Paris by Cardinal Richelieu
1763: The Peace of Paris ceedes Canada to Britain
1897: New York Times begins using slogan "All the News That's Fit to Print."
1931: New Delhi becomes the capital city of India
1942: The first ever record 'Gold Disc' is presented to Glenn Miller
1954: Eisenhower warns against US intervention in Vietnam, saying it has potential to turn into a quagmire.
1986: Largest ever Mafia trial, in Palermo, Sicily

1986: Jean Claude Duvalier of Haiti flees the country to France
February 10th birthdays
1870: Fritz Klimsch, German sculptor.
1890: Boris Pasternak, Russian author.
1898: Bertolt Brecht, German poet and dramatist
1906: Lon Chaney Jr., American actor

1 comment:

shamarb said...

wish I had known it was your special should have mentioned it....goofy girl...