Birthdays are how we celebrate the passing of a year. It is seen as a sign of increasing maturity and responsibility among the family. However, it all starts out when we are born. There is a lot of excitement that surrounds a birth, and that is evident in the baby books. Parents record a lot of stuff about the baby and what is going on in the world when it’s born. It helps provide a background about what was going on in the world at the time of the child’s birth.
I was born on April 22nd, in the year of 1997. It was a rather interesting week, with both its ups and downs going on throughout the world. The Thursday of my birth was both proceeded and followed by interesting events.
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This sets the stage and also has three Army officers stationed at Fort Bliss discharged for sexual misconduct on April 22nd.
The setting of world powers in the world is changed as Russia joins in an agreement with China in an agreement to put aside some differences in order to prevent world domination by a single superpower.
A new television station is introduced to the world! Nickelodeon runs a preview of their new twenty-four hour channel “TV Land.” It ran for three hours and offered some of the channels starting line-up including: Sonny and Cher, Laugh-In, Flip Wilson, Dean Martin, Sat. Night Live, and also Ed Sullivan.
The comedian Pat Paulsen passed away at the age of sixty-nine on April 22nd. He was well known for his mock campaigns for president.
The top movies on April 22nd were: Volcano, Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion, Anaconda, Liar Liar, The Saint, Murder at 1600, Grosse Pointe Blank, Scream, The Devil’s Own, Chasing Amy, Eight Heads in a Duffel Bag, and McHale’s Navy. A lot of these were horror and...