Your date of birth is not relevant but your attitude is.
I can contradict you as a player from UK server 4 if you like.
I saw the counter and then was bemused when the counter was canceled and replaced by the counter for the happy hour.
So yes the counter was there but then cancelled for a happy hour which many of us always appreciate for cheaper gems.
The information about the event can be found here -----> Easter 2019
Just as reported by Nik