My husband was born on April 15. In case you're wondering, this is not a good day to have a birthday. When you're young, your dad is upset from filing his taxes and writing a big check. When you're older, you're the one writing the big check. And maybe your wife spends the whole day working on taxes instead of baking you a cake (sorry!).
We were talking this weekend about other things that happened on the date of his birth, such as that the Titanic hitting an iceberg. We were with a friend who was born on September 11. In addition to the unpleasant events of 2001, we discovered two other interesting tidbits about things that happened on that same date:
What about you? Any great moments in history that share your date of birth? I have Columbus setting sail in 1492 and that's about it.