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Stuff You Missed in History Class

HowStuffWorks.com

Society & Culture, History

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Society & Culture 7

Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

The Story of ‘Happy Birthday to You’

April 10th, 2013

Episode 537 of 947 episodes

When teachers Mildred and Patty Hill's song “Good Morning to All” was published in 1893, there was no public performance right for songs. After the tune was paired with the birthday lyrics, its popularity soared and sparked a tremendous copyright battle.

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