The Happy Birthday Song

Happy Birthday to you,
Happy Birthday to you,
Happy Birthday dear (the name of the child),
Happy Birthday to you!

d d r d f m
d d r d s f
d d d’ l f m r
t t l f s f

Patty Hill and her sister, Mildred, wrote this song for Patty’s kindergarten students in 1893. It is now sung millions of times every year around the world!

This photo from the L.A. Times online. Click on the image to go to the source.
Patty Smith Hill and her sister, Mildred Hill. For more information, go to the photo source by clicking on the photo.