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Habby Birthday Josh!

by Staff Writer / Montréal Canadiens
MONTREAL -- Exactly 26 years ago last Saturday, Susan and Patrick Gorges were swaddling their new bundle of joy, Josh, in blankets at the hospital in Kelowna, BC, not knowing that their little guy was taking his first breaths on his way to NHL stardom. As the Habs’ birthday boy gets set to blow out the candles back home today, why not take a minute to see what else has gone down on this date in history.

1984 -The Year of the Rat
Being born a Rat is nothing to be ashamed of according to the Chinese zodiac. In China, the Rat is respected and considered a courageous, enterprising person. It is deemed an honor to be born in the Year of the Rat and it is considered a privilege to be associated with a Rat. Rats know exactly where to find solutions and can take care of themselves and others without problems. They use their instinctive sense of observation to help others in times of need and are among the most fit of all the Animal signs to survive most any situation. Rat people exude great leadership qualities and are good at taking the lead. They don't mind a lot of responsibility and they demonstrate a strong presence that other people respect.

Traditional Leo traits
Generous and warmhearted
Creative and enthusiastic
Broad-minded and expansive
Faithful and loving

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