Thursday, June 4, 2009

On this day in history...

1674 - Horse racing was prohibited in Massachusetts.

1812 - The Louisiana Territory became the Missouri Territory.

1896 - Henry Ford test drove his new car in Detroit, MI.

1919 - The U.S. Senate passed the Women's Suffrage bill.

1942 - The Battle of Midway began.

1980 – A very cute baby was born. Her parents named her Jennifer.

1989 - Chinese army troops stormed Tiananmen Square to crush the pro-democracy movement.

1992 - The U.S. Postal Service introduced the "young Elvis" stamp.

1998 - George and Ira Gershwin received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

2003 - Martha Stewart was indicted for tax fraud.

2009 – Jen turned 29. She celebrated by eating cake with two handsome men.

8 comments:

AJoyfulBabyBowtique said...

too sweet! happy birthday dear nugget of mine! :)

Cailean said...

Love it! The cutest happiest boys! I wonder which one of those you're the happiest to share the anniversary of. I would be happy to share it with Martha :)

Jen said...

I actually didn't include my favorite! So here it is...

1974 - The Cleveland Indians had "Ten Cent Beer Night". Due to the drunken and unruly fans the Indians forfeited to the Texas Rangers.

Very classy.

Belkycita said...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!
Amazing woman!
Elena sends you tons of hugs kisses.
I love the last one you added :-)

Susan said...

I'm going to have to go with the 1980 entry. I was actually there! It's hard to imagine how we ended up the same age . . .

Greg, Karin, Kylee, Sarah and Emma! said...

Happy b-day! Sorry a little late....we have a little b-days this month and my mind goes blank. Hope you had a great day!!!

Meg said...

Happy Birthday Jen, sorry I'm late, but I hope it was a wonderful day!!! Your boys are so handsome!

Laurie/CJ said...

Happy belated birthday, Jen!!

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