A gift that celebrates their unique life as well as their birth.
One side of the gift focuses on the year they were born, where they're from, and what was happening 85 years ago in 1937. The reverse side highlights their name meaning and origin, birth sign as well as a personal message from you. It contains over 200 fun bits of trivia and because it's is meant to be viewed from both sides it has several unique options for viewing it.
You can order it framed in a unique dual-sided wood frame or you could choose a dual-sided plexiglass stand with a wood base, both are hand-made by us. Other options include laminated to seal and protect it. Our printed option is on heavy 60lbs card stock using a commercial color laser printer. All options include free shipping in the USA. If your in rush or just want to print it yourself you can pick the download option.
Send them on a fun and nostalgic trip down memory lane.
For this example, we'll make up a man named. (let's say Robert J Melendez ) We'll say he was born on Tuesday, June 2, 1936, and he was born in IL, USA.
Explore the stunning detail of this thoughtful birthday present. Take your time and check out a few different ages or years using the "Sample" button above.
This dual-sided 85th birthday gift is loaded with information like this. We try to focus on the positives like inventions, movies, sports, and popular TV shows. The background is themed based on the recipient's interest. Over 100 different interests to choose from. You will be sure to find one they will love.
A Unique birthday present for your 75-year-old parent or grandparent or any family member or friend.
Price of Eggs: The price of eggs then and now
WorldSeries Winner: The winner of the World Series
Kentucky Derby Time: The winning time for the lead horse
FYI: In the Thirties, we were also consumed by the Great Depression, by the end of the 30's World War II begins. The '30s saw the rise of new technologies, especially in fields like aviation, film, and radio.
Sun House at Birth: The astrological solar house they were born under
Famous Quote: A famous quote by a famous person just for fun
Same Birthday: famous people or celebrities who were also born on their birthday
See if you can find "State Motto", "Famous Peope with Same Birthday", and "Popular Name Girls" on the back.
85th birthday gift ideas and general good advice:
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The samples shown here are medium quality, but the finished product is (8x) eight times this quality and personalized by you. Each "lifely gift" we send out is as unique as the person it's intended for.
To make this 1937 personalized gift we actively curate thousands of news and historical sources. We maintain a massive collection of fun and interesting historical facts. Each present contains over two hundred points of interest for each year. Ranging from the best toys of their childhood to hit music when they were fifteen and even the popular car to have when they were old enough to drive.
Most other "the day you were born gifts" are single-sided and have about fifteen general year stats with a name and birth date slapped on the top. Our 85th birthday gift idea is so much more as you have seen. Each one is unique, no other historical birthday gift celebrates your parent or grandparent's special life the way we do.
It's like a personalized time capsule for your parent or grandparent's birthday. Some people call it an on the day you were born birthday gift. While others call it a birthday newspaper gift. We call it a celebration of life birthday gift or a lifely Milestone Gift
If you don't want to print it yourself we can print and mail it to you or the recipient. We have other options like laminated and a plexiglass stand. We also have a unique and beautiful dual-sided wood frame made from pure walnut. We have thought of everything to make this a fun, easy, and memorable experience for you and your loved one.
The front starts with their full name and birthday along with the meaning and origin of their name.
Take a moment to check out a few different years from our collection. Click a decade then select a year. Try your birth year to see something similar to what yours might look like. Maybe check and see what it might look like if you ordered "birthday present for your Grandma" or "birthday present for your Grandpa". You could look up the birth-year for your dad or mom, just to see the difference. If you have kids, you might check their birth years and consider getting one as a keepsake for your child's room.
A thoughtful and creative birthday present for a 80-year-old woman, but also a great gift for any age.
You can choose from the USA, Canada, or Mexico as the recipient's birthplace. The gift is in English only. Many parts of the gift are dependent on the country and state or province the recipient is from. When ordering you will be asked to select the country and state or province the recipient is from.
For Americans, the United States of America flag is used in the top left as well as the state flag and information. The US Presidential name, coin, campaign pin, and information are featured. We focus on American events like The Supper bowl, The Miss America Pageant, The World Series, and many more.
For Canadians, the gift will show the Canadian flag in the top left as well as the province flag in the top right. The Canadian prime minister and province coat of arms are used. Many other sections of the gift incorporate things like ice hockey, lacrosse, and curling events.
Recipient's from Mexico are supported and the same sort of changes are made, please note the gift will be in English and mostly geared towards the US.