Happy Birthday To You

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Lyrics

Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you,
Happy Birthday dear (name),
Happy Birthday to you.
May the good Lord bless you, May the good Lord bless you,
Happy Birthday dear (name),
Happy Birthday to you.

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Information About Happy Birthday To You

"Happy Birthday to You" is also simply known as "Happy Birthday" and it is a traditional song that people sing while celebrating a person's birth anniversary.

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, "Happy Birthday to You" is the most well known song in the English language.

The song's melody has been taken from the song "Good Morning to All", which was written in 1893 by American sisters Mildred and Patty Hill and published in their songbook called Song Stories.

The first record of the song combining this melody with the familiar Happy Birthday lyrics was in 1912.

Alternative Lyrics & Related Songs

This is a version with actions for everyone

(Everyone marches in a circle around the birthday boy/girl. Birthday hats and noisemakers are recommended!)
Happy birthday to you.
Happy birthday to you.
Happy birthday. Happy birthday.
Happy birthday to you.

(Everyone stops in front of the birthday boy/girl.)
How old are you today? [Shrug your shoulders and gesture to the birthday boy/girl.]
How old are you today?
How old are you? How old are you?
How old are you today?

(The birthday boy/girl stands up to sing. If he/she is too shy, the teacher can sing with him/her.)
I'm __________ years old today. [The birthday boy/girl holds up fingers showing how old he/she is.]
I'm __________ years old today.
I'm __________ years old. I'm __________ years old.
I'm __________ years old today.

(Everyone marches in a circle around the birthday boy/girl.)
Happy birthday to you.
Happy birthday to you.
Happy birthday. Happy birthday.
Happy birthday to you.

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