Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Stephen's Baby Steps to His Sixth Birthday

Newspaper article Sunshine Coast Daily (Maroochydore, Australia)

Stephen's Baby Steps to His Sixth Birthday

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Byline: Patrick Williams

LEAP YEAR FACTS AND FIGURES

Others who share a February 29 birthday include Pope Paul III, comedian Frank Woodley, former Drowning Pool singer Dave Williams, and rapper and actor Ja Rule

Gone with the Wind won eight awards at the Oscars in 1940 on February 29

The first Playboy Club, featuring bunnies, opened in Chicago on February 29, 1960

Former Tasmanian premier Sir James Wilson was born on a February 29 and died on a February 29

STEPHEN Shaw has a dream of owning his own house before his seventh birthday.

And it's completely in the realm of possibility for the Wurtulla carpenter, who celebrates his asixtha birthday today thanks to the leap year.

He's been quite accomplished in his young life. He plays seniors Australian rules and first grade cricket, he's served in the Navy and he's been driving since he was a four-year-old.

Mr Shaw, who will celebrate a 24th birthday today, almost forgot 2012 was a leap year. …

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