It's everywhere by now, but I gacked this particular version from [livejournal.com profile] npkedit:

Go to Wikipedia and look up your birthday (excluding the year). List three neat facts, two births and two deaths in your journal, including the year.

March 23

Neat Facts:

1801 - Tsar Paul I of Russia is struck with a sword, then strangled, and finally trampled to death in his bedroom at St. Michael Palace.
1839 - First recorded use of "OK" as an abbreviation for "oll korrect" in the Boston Morning Post.
1989 - A 1,000-foot diameter Near-Earth asteroid misses the Earth by 400,000 miles.

Births:
1429 - Margaret of Anjou, queen of Henry VI of England (d. 1482)
1912 - Wernher von Braun, German-born physicist and engineer (d. 1977)

Deaths:
1754 - Johann Jakob Wettstein, Swiss theologian (b. 1693)
1964 - Peter Lorre, Hungarian-born actor (b. 1904)

Considering that I know about eight people who share my birthday (one of them my sister-in-law, another the son of my next-door neighbour), the results of this meme were surprisingly... not that interesting. Though I do feel sorry for Tsar Paul, because ouch.
Oh, wait, yes I can, it was [livejournal.com profile] lizbee's LJ and flist I kept reading, and finally decided it would be handy to have an LJ just to keep track of other LJs, and not have to post all my comments as Anonymous.

I started up my LJ on Friday the 13th (hee!) of December, 2002, and I got the code from [livejournal.com profile] meril. (And this meme from [livejournal.com profile] seemag.)
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