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Happy Birthday to you,

Happy Birthday to you,

Happy Birthday 1911,

Happy Birthday to you!

Today is the day. March 29th 1911 the US Ordnance Board officially adopted the 1911 pistol as the official sidearm of the United States of America.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M1911_pistol



For those who don't know, one of the men on the US Ordnance Board was John T Thompson creator of the Thompson sub-machine gun.
 
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