How many of your favourite birthdays are a lie?

If you were to tell a friend or loved one that you were celebrating a birthday today, would they believe you?

News.co.nz asked more than 20,000 people on the ABC’s birthday card board to name their favourite birthday cards.

Here are some of the best responses: 1.

A Birthday card from Australia from the age of eight that reads, “I don’t have a birthday.

You are the only person who can give me one.”2.

A birthday card from a girl in a US state from the late ’90s that says, “My birthday is Monday.

How can I not be a superhero?”3.

A message from an Australian woman in the late 80s saying, “We are all in this together.”4.

A gift card from the US to a woman in Japan from the mid-’90s, featuring a message saying, “‘Don’t miss the birthdays of people like you'”.5.

A card from New Zealand with the message “This is my birthday and you have been a lifesaver.”6.

A letter from an Italian man with the same message in 2016, which read, “Happy Birthday, Italy.”7.

A note from an American couple in the ’90