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How the World Says 'Happy Birthday'

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How the World Says 'Happy Birthday'

Americans wish each other a “happy birthday” differently than other cultures do. When we’re kids, we play birthday games and make a wish when we blow out the candles on the birthday cake, but in other parts of the world, there might not be candles on the cake, or maybe the cake is a pie or a fruit tart.