Birthday Traditions
Birthdays Around The World
Book Authors
Who is it?
Birthday Math
100

People say "Make a wish!" right before the birthday person does this.

What is blow out the candles?

100

In countries like Mexico and Cuba these are broken open with a stick to spill out candy for children at parties.

What is a Piñata?

100

This British author grew her success from the popular adolescent magic book series known as Harry potter.


Who is J.k Rowling?

100

This person doesn't like sugar in their tea because they are "sweet enough"

Who is Martha?

100

The number of birthdays you celebrate when you become a centenarian.


What is 100?

200

The day that you turn the same age as your birthday. 

Ex: if you’re born on the 8th and you are turning 8 years old.

What is your "Golden Birthday"?

200

How you say "Happy Birthday" in Spanish.

What is "Feliz Cumpleanos?"

200

The Catcher in the Rye was written by this American author.


Who is J. D. Salinger?

200

This person is good with anything to do with music, dance, or playing the drums. Some people may say he has dancing feet.

Who is Abdul?

200

1 dog year is equal to this amount of human years.


What is 7?

300

The number of these on the cake represent the number of years to be celebrated.

What are candles?

300

A tradition in Canada of ambushing the birthday person and smearing __________ on his or her nose for good luck.

What is cake?

300

This sacred book is the foundation for those of the Christian faith


What is The Bible?

300

This person is named after a famous Swedish actress

Who is Ingrid?

300

The Hispanic tradition of celebrating a young girl's coming of age.


What is a Quinceañera?

400

This tradition is thought to have started in Ancient Greece with the round shape representing the full moon and the candles to make the 'moon' glow.

What is the birthday cake?

400

In England, on your 100th birthday you receive a special message from The Queen

What is a telegram?

 

400

This tragic love story known as Romeo and Juliet was between two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families.


Who is William Shakespeare?

400

This Manitoba native has become our personal pastry chef

Who is Jolene?

400

In this country when you’re born you come out as the age of 1 years old.


What is Korea?

500

This song was written in 1893 by two sisters from Louisville, KY and it is one of the most well-known songs all over the world.

What is "Happy Birthday to You"?

500

In Both Brazil ad Jamaica, what is thrown at the birthday person?


What is flour?

500

This author write a story about an orphan named Oliver Twist who was born in a workhouse and sold into apprenticeship with an undertaker


Who is Charles dickens?

500

This person can sing but has not had a chance to sing in the concert yet

Who is Patrick?

500

On average how many people do you share your birthday with?


What is 15 million?

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