GT # 6: October 23 in History

The Girl’s Talk has done some extra excitement and newest theme for this month, it is about the history of our birth, that means what happen to the world when we were born. Now, here’s my share:

From Wikipedia:

October 23 is the 296th day of the year (297th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 69 days remaining until the end of the year.

42 BC – Roman Republican civil wars: Second Battle of Philippi- Mark Anthony and Octavian decisively defeat Brutu’s army. Brutus committed suicide.

1861 – US President Abraham Lincoln suspends the writ of Habeas Corpus in Washington D.C. for all military related cases.

1867- 72 Senators are summoned by Royal Proclamation to serve as the first members of the Canadian Senate.

2001 – Apple announces the iPod.

2004 – A powerful earthquake and its aftershocks hit Niigata prefecture, northern Japan, killing 35 people, injuring 2,200, and leaving 85,000 homeless or evacuated.


1957 – Martin Luther King III, American human rights advocate
1976 – Ryan Reynolds, Canadian actor
1978 – Archie Thompson, Australian footballer
1986 – Jessica Stroup, American actress
1991 – Princess Mako of Akishino of Japan


1885 – Charles S. West, Texas jurist and politician (b. 1829)
1994 – Robert Lansing, American actor (b. 1928)
2005 – William Hootkins, American actor (b. 1948)


Christian Feast Day:

Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
National Day (Hungary)

And yay I forgot my age if not that poke birthday reminds me I totally forgot that I am 33 years of age 37 weeks 6 days 23 minutes 20 seconds old.

My lucky day is Sunday, and it is my family time with my kids, that is maybe why it is  my lucky day. LOL

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5 Responses to “GT # 6: October 23 in History”

  1. Chie says:

    bongga sis, ka-birth day mo si Martin Luther King III at ang Ipod

  2. nancy says:

    At least I know someone famous here… and that’s Martin Luther King III. I’m so fond of his quotes. 🙂

    Followed your blog nga pala sis.

  3. jared's mum says:

    wow, you share birthdays with Ryan Reynolds + Martin Luther King! cool!
    here’s my entry, happy GT 😀

  4. Kha says:

    wow.. You will always remember the existence of Ipod dahil sa birth date mo!.. Cool!

    Happy GT.. Late posting and visiting..mine is up here

    I am your newest follower here.. yey!.. hope you can follow me too.. Thanks a lot..mwuah

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