Many readers ask The Old Farmer’s Almanac what happened on their birthday–or the birthday of a loved one.. To help out, we’ve put together an everything-birthdays page! Find fun birthday facts, birthday history, folklore, and more!
What was the weather like on the day that you or a loved one was born? See our free Weather History tool to go back in time!
What about the weather forecast for a future birthday? Check out our long-range weather forecasts for your location.
To celebrate, see 5 recipes for easy, beautiful birthday cakes!
This Day in History
1970: An explosion occurred aboard the Apollo 13 spacecraft on its way to the moon. Short of oxygen and flying a crippled ship, the crew aborted the moon landing and headed back to earth under emergency conditions