Deaf Ecosystem Spotlight | Signing Candles
By Micah Moen
Guess which month is the most popular for birthdays? August. Approximately 9 percent of the world celebrate their birthday in the month of August. What’s the least popular month for birthdays? February. October 5th! Do you know people born on October 5th? More people are born on Tuesdays than any other day of the week. What day were you born on? It’s when you turn the same age as the date of your birthday. For example if you were born, let’s say… on February 21st and when you become 21 years old, it’s the time to go all out and celebrate your golden birthday! “Happy Birthday To You” is the MOST popular song in the world. It’s SO popular that many TV shows avoid using it because… it is copyrighted and earns at least 2 billion dollars every year! There are many different ways to sign “Happy Birthday”. For example, [different “Happy Birthday” signs in ASL] About 15 million people in the world have their birthday TODAY! Happy birthday to you all!