What Should You Say in a 50th Birthday Speech?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 15, 2020 1:45:09 AM ET
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When making a 50th birthday speech, the speaker should speak warmly about the recipient and his or her accomplishments. They should share treasured memories of the recipient and speak well of his or her life. It is both appropriate and expected to include a few "getting older" jokes, so make sure they are in good taste and are not hurtful.

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