Add Your Piece of History… 5th May

5 May
  • On this day in 1988.  Adele, English singer – songwriter celebrates her 25th birthday today.
  • On this day in 1990.  Paul Hogan (Crocodile Dundee) and Linda Kozlowski wed in Byron Bay, N.S.W. Australia.
  • On this day in 1894.  The Australian slang term “fair dinkum” appears in print for the first time.  It was published in the magazine “The Bulletin” on the 5th of May 1894.

Please feel free to add your piece of history (something personal or just general history).

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6 Responses to “Add Your Piece of History… 5th May”

  1. pattyabr May 5, 2013 at 3:48 am #

    Actually Adele will be 25 this year!

    • 09history May 5, 2013 at 3:54 pm #

      Thank you so much for that! She was born in 1988 so 25 she is!

  2. gpcox May 6, 2013 at 9:11 pm #

    Geraldine Hicks Petrone, my god-father’s daughter, a childhood friend that has recently reconnected celebrates her birthday today.

    • 09history May 6, 2013 at 9:16 pm #

      Happy Birthday Geraldine! We hope she has a wonderful birthday and thank you so much for adding your piece of history!

  3. Browsing the Atlas May 6, 2013 at 9:38 pm #

    May 5, 2013. My brother made his stand-up comedy debut at Wiley’s Comedy Club in Dayton, Ohio. 🙂

    • 09history May 6, 2013 at 9:46 pm #

      Thank you so much for adding your piece of history! and congratulations to your brother. Hope to see him on television in the near future! Ohio is a little too far away.

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