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The birthday cake has been an important part of birthday celebrations in western European countries since quite some time, which then extended to Western culture. Certain rites and traditions, such as singing of birthday songs and decorating cakes are common to many Western cultures. The Western tradition of adding lit candles to the top of a birthday cake originates in Germany, although cakes date back to ancient Romans. Throughout most of Western history, fancy cakes were the privilege of the wealthy, now they are very common at birthday celebrations.