Oregon: Lookin’ good for 157!

Happy Birthday, Oregon!

Oregon's 64th Birthday, 1923 (OREGON HISTORICAL SOCIETY)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Sunday is not only Valentine’s Day, it is also Oregon’s birthday.

February 14 is the 157th anniversary of Oregon’s statehood.

The Oregon Historical Society is celebrating with former Governors Ted Kulongoski and Barbara Roberts, Senator Ron Wyden, and Thomas Lauderdale from the band Pink Martini.

There will also be a cake baked by Gerry Frank and of course, a rendition of “Happy Birthday.”

Admission is free all day Sunday.

It will also be the last day to see the current exhibit The Art of War: Propaganda Posters of World Wars I & II.

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