--- Happy Birthday Barry Mulvihill!Sound the trumpets! ------- Bring on the and .
From Bosco the dragon and all of us at DreamLyrics, we hope you have a great birthday!
Barry Mulvihill has had some RL issues lately and has unfortunately had to cut back to only two games: PCT2: Palm Crescent
and TNL: The Northern Lights
. Hopefully, he and Cheeky Bird will be able to get back up to steam in the near future.On this day in history...
1861 - Florida seceded from the United States.
1901 - Oil was discovered at the Spindletop oil field near Beaumont, TX.
1920 - The League of Nations held its first meeting in Geneva.
1943 - U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt sailed from Miami, FL, to Trinidad thus becoming the first American President to visit a foreign country during wartime.
1949 - Vinyl records were introduced by RCA (45 rpm) and Columbia (33.3 rpm).
1957 - Harold Macmillan became prime minister of Britain, following the resignation Anthony Eden.
1971 - "Masterpiece Theatre" premiered on PBS with host Alistair Cooke. The introduction drama series was "The First Churchills."
1986 - The uncut version of Jerome Kern’s musical, "Showboat", opened at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.
1994 - In Manassas, VA, Lorena Bobbitt went on trial. She had been charged with maliciously wounding her husband John. She was acquitted by reason of temporary insanity.
2001 - American Airlines agreed to acquire most of Trans World Airlines (TWA) assets for about $500 million. The deal brought an end to the financially troubled TWA.Sharing his January 10th birthdate are
Ray Bolger 1904
Johnnie Ray 1927
Maurice Sendak 1928
Willie McCovey 1938
Scott McKenzie 1939
Frank Sinatra Jr. 1944
Bob Lang (Wayne Fontana & The Mindbenders) 1946
George Foreman 1949
Michel Schenker (Scorpions) 1955
Evan Handler 1961
Chris Smith (Kris Kross) 1979AquaDyne
So grab you a slice of this giant birthday cake and join Bosco the Dragon and me as we wish Barry Mulvihill a wonderful birthday and hopes and wishes for many, many more down the road. ---- Happy Birthday, Barry Mulvihill!!!