Vintage Year Birthday Wine Card 1968
Vintage Year Card 1968 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 1968 Vintage. The best hand-picked birthday wishes
Inside Text: From the Vine... Wine grapes are grown in vineyards, where individual vines are grown or trained on a system of stakes and wires, called a trellis, to optimize sun exposure. The first harvest of grapes can be made in the third year after planting, and a full crop suitable for commercial use can be expected after five years.
- Lyndon Baines Johnson is President
- Hubert H. Humphrey is Vice-President.
- Apollo 8 orbits the moon
- Martin Luther King and Bobby Kennedy are assassinated
- Oil is discovered in Alaska
- The Monday Holiday Law is enacted by Congress.
- Haight-Ashbury becomes the center of counter-culture.
- Jackie Kennedy weds Aristotle Onassis
- "Sock It To Me!" Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In debuts
- The Dock Of The Bay, Hey Jude and MacArthur's Park are hits. The Graduate, The Odd Couple, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner and Funny Girl are in the movies.
- Yellow Submarine, a full length musical cartoon by the Beatles, is released.
- Arthur Ashe wins the US Tennis Open, becoming the first back to do so.
- Also born in 1968-- Cuba Gooding, Jr., Mary Lou Retton, Gary Coleman, Lisa Marie Presley, Molly Ringwald
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)