START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


8 Lb. Baby Born at 9:10 Am On 11/12/13 (VIDEO!!)
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, baby boy, unique, special, birthday, time, weight, date, video )

- 691 days ago -
Carson Lee was born on November 12, 2013, or 11/12/13, but the date is only half of what made his birth so unique.
Estatic Dog Loves Birthday Party Balloons (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: funnynews, dog, bunk, birthday, balloons, cute, darlin, video )

- 791 days ago -
Bunk the dog just turned two. He's celebrating by popping every single birthday balloon he can get his cute little paws on. Watch Bunk have a wonderful birthday party with his pet parents!
Happy Birthday and Anniversary, Tata Madiba
Offbeat  (tags: Nelson Mandela, Birthday, anniversary, Graca Machel, Madiba, South Africa, Good News, Celebration )

- 809 days ago -
When Nelson Mandela turns 95 on Thursday he will also mark 15 years of marriage to Graca Machel, who throughout his hospitalisation has wooed a nation with her dignified poise.
Happy 12th Birthday Violet Rays!
Offbeat  (tags: elderly greyhound, birthday, 12 years old, home, loved )

- 1240 days ago -
There she is . . . my girl. She has beaten the odds and made it another year. The life expectancy of greyhounds is 12-15 years. If they've raced, you subtract a year for each year of racing. Violet Rays was a very successful competitor
101-Year-Old Woman Sets World Paragliding Record
Offbeat  (tags: U.S., woman, paragliding, 101-year-old, birthday )

- 1293 days ago -
101-year-old U.S. woman who ushered in her birthday with a tandem paraglide ride last year is soaring into the record books Tuesday.
Bengal Tigers Turn Four
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, zoos, birthday, celebration )

- 1538 days ago -
Today Australia Zoo's tiger keepers surprised Charlie, Sunita and Mika with a very special birthday present which had these three critically endangered animals buzzing with excitement.
Rare Lions to Celebrate Third Birthday With Special Cake
Offbeat  (tags: lions cubs, celebration, special cake, birthday, 3 years old, naples zoo )

- 1545 days ago -
This Tuesday, July 19, 2011 marks the third birthday of Naples Zoo's purebred South African lions. To celebrate the occasion, keepers at Naples Zoo are giving the cats their own cake. Of course, the regular flour cake with sugar frosting would not
Galloway Park's Oldest Captive-Born Lynx Turns 21
Offbeat  (tags: scotland, oldest living captivity lynx, survivor, birthday, 21 years old, frank celebration )

- 1561 days ago -
A cat thought to be the oldest captivity-born Eurasian lynx living in the UK has celebrated its 21st birthday in southern Scotland. The lynx, named Frank, came to the Galloway Wildlife Conservation Park near Kirkcudbright eight years ago.
Birthday Cake for Germany's Favorite Polar Bear
Offbeat  (tags: polar bear, Knut, Berlin Zoo, birthday, birthday cake, lavish party, Germany )

- 1765 days ago -
Knut, Germany's favorite polar bear, has celebrated his 4th birthday with a lavish party at his zoo attended by about 250 people.
Good Grief! Snoopy Is 253 Years Old!
Offbeat  (tags: snoopy, peanuts, birthday )

- 1827 days ago -
That is, uh, 253 years old in dog years. In human years he celebrates his 60th birthday today. On October 4, 1950, two days after the strip premier, Snoopy made his cartoon debut in Peanuts as Charlie Brown's Beagle puppy. He is the most recognizable
Happy Birthday: Scooby-Doo Turns 41-Years-Old
Offbeat  (tags: cartoon figure, famous, scooby doo, great dane, birthday )

- 1848 days ago -
Without a doubt, the cartoon character Scooby-Doo is one of the most well known Great Danes in America. This talking dog debuted on CBS on September 13, 1969. Since then, he's been a star and continual part of American culture.
Australia Zoo - Bindi Irwin's 12th Birthday 24th July
Offbeat  (tags: Bindi Irwin, Australia Zoo, birthday, offbeat, celebrity )

- 1931 days ago -
Australia Zoo will transform to Hollywood on the Sunshine Coast with red carpet action, paparazzi and if you keep a keen eye out, you may even spot a celebrity. Dress to impress to this black tie affair; Robert can't wait to wear his best khaki.
Birthday Treats for Three Big Cats
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, lions, zoos, birthday )

- 1941 days ago -
To celebrate their first birthday, on Friday the three lions at Noah's Ark Zoo Farm were given some gift boxes containing edible treats
Infant Who Had 37 Operations for Rare Condition Released From Hospital on 2nd Birthday
Offbeat  (tags: 2-yea-old boy, rare conditions, treatment, operations, hospital, discharged, birthday, lung disorder, narrow windpipe )

- 1970 days ago -
A 2-year-old boy who endured 37 operations to treat a rare combination of conditions that left him with a narrow windpipe and a serious lung disorder was discharged from hospital on his second birthday Thursday as doctor announced that his treatment had
Granny, 109, Born Before There Was Cake
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, 109-years-old, granny, Kenya, birthday, British East Africa Protectorate, longevity )

- 2107 days ago -
When she was born, only white settlers could eat cake, Africans did not know what it was. The railway was still under construction, there were eno roads and the region that is Kenya was then known as British East Africa Protectorate.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with birthday

top story finders in Offbeat

1. AniMae C. 238 popular stories

2. Carole K. 232 popular stories

3. Natasha Salgado 194 popular stories

4. Laura H. 171 popular stories

5. Candy L. 143 popular stories

6. John Pierce 139 popular stories

7. Ljiljana Milic 135 popular stories

8. Dalia H. 135 popular stories

9. Christeen Anderson 127 popular stories

10. Mary T. 122 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!