Vintage Year Birthday Wine Bottle Card 1962
Vintage Year Card 1962 Wine Bottle. Each card contains intricate foil, fact about wine and a brief history of what happened the year you were born!
Front Text: Happy Birthday 1962 Vintage. The best hand-picked birthday wishes
Inside Text: From the Vine... The evolution of the bottle was an essential component in the development of the wine industry. After the fall of the Roman Empire, wine was stored in bottles or sacks made of animal skins. Wine could still be transported across oceans, but it was difficult to keep it fresh for long periods of time. Most wines had to be consumed soon after its production or it would turn into vinegar.
- John F. Kennedy is President
- Lyndon Baines Johnson is Vice-President
- Jackie Kennedy hosts a White House TV tour
- The World's Fair opens in Seattle
- John Glenn is the first American to orbit the earth. Telstar is launched from Cape Canaveral.
- The Cuban missile crisis pits the US against the Soviet Union
- A Boy Scout Uniform (complete outfit) costs $10.95; a bicycle, $38.95
- Tab-opening aluminum drink cans debut
- Diet-Rite Cola is the first sugar-free soft drink
- Johnny Carson begins as host of the Tonight Show. Also on Tv, The Dick Van Dyke Show
- Andy Warhol paints his pop-art portrait of Marilyn Monroe
- Philadelphia Warrior's Wilt Chamberlain scores 100 points in a basketball game.
- Also born in 1962 -- Julia Louis Dreyfus, Matthew Broderick, Don Mattingly, Emilio Esteves, Paula Abdul, Demi Moore.
Back Text: Life's Essence. Go ahead, indulge yourself with the finest in birthday wishes for that special moment when another year doesn't mean getting older, it means again gracefully. Birthday Wishes 100% by Volume. You can recycle this card, but we prefer you keep it forever. Printed in Canada
Card size: 9 3/16" high by 3 1/8" wide (letter size)