This week’s Fun Friday topic is the year you were born. I was born in 1971. I’d love to find some gas for 40 cents a gallon and can’t believe the governor of Louisiana is my age! I feel so unaccomplished.
Cost of Living –
Cost of a new home – $25,250.00
Gallon of Gas – 40 cents
Postage Stamp – 8 cents
Movie Ticket – $1.50
Here are a few events that happened in 1971 –
February – Evel Knievel sets a world record by jumping 19 cars.
July – Jim Morrison found dead in a bathtub in Paris
August – Construction begins on the Super Dome in New Orleans, Louisiana.
October – Walt Disney World opens in Florida.
December – The Libertarian Party is established.
Who was also born in 1971 –
Nathan Fillion (*swoon*)
Craig McCracken (Powerpuff Girls)
Bobby Jindal(mayor of Louisiana)