Category: birthday

To celebrate her 104th birthday, Holocaust survivor Shoshana…

To celebrate her 104th birthday, Holocaust survivor Shoshana Ovitz asked for a gift: That all her descendants come together for prayer at the Western Wall (the Kotel). This is the picture.

Blowing out birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by…

Blowing out birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by 1,400% more bacteria.

In 2017, a woman called Chau Smith ran seven marathons in seven…

In 2017, a woman called Chau Smith ran seven marathons in seven consecutive days on seven continents in celebration of her 70th birthday.

The Mars rover only hummed “Happy Birthday” to…

The Mars rover only hummed “Happy Birthday” to itself once, and doesn’t anymore.

In Japan, the prime minister sends you a silver cup to celebrate…

In Japan, the prime minister sends you a silver cup to celebrate your 100th birthday. An increase in the number of people turning 100 every year (around 32,000 people in 2016) has led them to make cheaper cups.

The alleged Copyright holders of the song “Happy Birthday”…

The alleged Copyright holders of the song “Happy Birthday” collected approximately $2 million a year for decades until the court declared the song to be in the public domain in 2016.