--- Happy Birthday Kiraya!Sound the trumpets! ------- Bring on the and .
From Bosco the dragon and all of us at DreamLyrics, we hope you have a great birthday!
Kiraya currently is on a hiatus from gaming with us.On this day in history...
1777 - American troops defeated British forces in Saratoga, NY. It was the turning point in the American Revolutionary War.
1888 - The first issue of "National Geographic Magazine" was released at newsstands.
1939 - "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" premiered.
1941 - For the first time in World War II, a German submarine attacks an American ship.
1953 - Conductor Leopold Stokowski performed the first concert of contemporary Canadian music to be presented in the U.S.
1962 - The Beatles first appeared on Great Britain's Grenada TV Network.
1965 - The 1964-1965 New York World's Fair closes after a two year run. More than 51 million people had attended the two-year event.
1970 - Eric Clapton released "After Midnight."
1987 - U.S. first lady Nancy Reagan underwent a modified radical mastectomy at Bethesda Naval Hospital in Maryland.
1989 - An earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter Scale hit the San Francisco Bay area in California. The quake caused about 67 deaths, 3,000 injuries, and damages up to $7 billion.Sharing her October 17th birthdate are
Pope John Paul I 1912
Jerry Siegel 1914
Rita Hayworth 1918
Tom Poston 1921
Michael McKean 1947
George Wendt 1948
Mae Jemison 1956
Mike Judge 1962
John Mabry 1970
So grab you a slice of this giant birthday cake and join Bosco the Dragon and me as we wish Kit a wonderful birthday and hopes and wishes for many, many more down the road. ---- Happy Birthday, Kiraya!!!