Thursday, June 22, 2017

June 22

Happy Birthday RIP Freddie Prinze(Frederick Pruetzel 1954–1977) ; Dianne Feinstein–84 Kristoffer "Kris" Kristofferson–81 Alexander Britton Hume–74 David L. Landau–80 Elizabeth Warren–68 Mary Louise “Meryl” Streep–68 Lindsay Wagner–68 Graham Greene–65 Cynthia "Cyndi" Lauper–64 Timothy Russ–61 Erin Brockovich(Pattee)–57 Carson Daly–44 Donald Faison–43 Jeffrey Hephner–42 David Jai Rodriguez–38 ; 1870 – Congress created the Department of Justice.

Monday, June 19, 2017

June 20

Happy Birthday RIP Errol Flynn(1909–1959) ; Martin Landau–89 Olympia Dukakis–86 Brett Halsey(Charles Hand)–84 Morna Anne Murray–72 Robert "Bob" Vila–71 Christina "Tina" Sinatra–69 Lionel Richie Jr–68 John Goodman–65 Nicole Kidman–50 Peter Paige–48 Joshua Lucas Maurer–46 Thomas Wlaschiha–44 ; 1840 – Samuel Morse receives the patent for the telegraph ; 1948 – "Toast of the Town", later "The Ed Sullivan Show", makes its television debut

June 19

Happy Birthday RIP "Moe Howard"(Moses Horwitz 1897–1975) Maxwell "Pat" Buttram(1915–1994) ; Virginia ”Gena” Rowlands–87 Phylicia Ayers-Allen("Rashad")–69 Ann Wilson–67 Mary Kathleen Turner–63 Paula Abdul–55 Jean Dujardin–45 Zoë Saldaña Nazario–39 Aidan Turner–34 Paul Dano–30 ; 1934 – The Communications Act establishes the United States' Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Sunday, June 18, 2017

June 18

Happy Birthday RIP "E.G. Marshall"(Everett Grunz 1914–1998) Roger Ebert(1942–2013) ; James Paul McCartney–75 Carolyn Kane–65 Isabella Rossellini–65 Kimberly Dickens–52 Blake Shelton–41 David Giuntoli–37 Kevin Bishop–37 Richard Madden–31 ; 1923 – Checker Taxi puts its first taxi on the streets of New York City ; 1948 – Columbia Records unveiled its new long-playing, 33 1/3 rpm phonograph record

Saturday, June 17, 2017

June 17

Happy Birthday RIP Ralph Bellamy(1904–1991) ; Barry Manilow(Pincus)–74 Joseph Piscopo–66 Mark Linn-Baker–63 Thomas Haden Church(McMillen)–57 Gregory Kinnear–54 Erin Murphy–53 Jason Patric Miller Jr.–51 Orville "Will" Forte IV–47 Scott Adkins–41 ; 1885 – The Statue of Liberty arrived in New York City aboard the French ship Isere.

Friday, June 16, 2017

June 16

Happy Birthday RIP Arthur Jefferson("Stan Laurel" 1890–1965) Harold "Jack" Albertson(1907–1981) ; Edward "Eddie" Levert–76 Joan Van Ark–74 Laurie Metcalf–62 Ian Buchanan–60 Clifton Collins Jr.–47 Edward "Eddie" Cibrian–44 Daniel Brühl Domingo–39 ; 1812 – The City Bank of New York (later Citibank) opened for business ; 1960 –  "Psycho," directed by Alfred Hitchcock, premiered in New York

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

June 14

Happy Birthday RIP Burle Ives(1909–1995) ; "Marla Gibbs"(Margaret Bradley)–86 "Eddie Mekka"(Edward Mekjian)–65 "Boy" George O'Dowd–56 Traylor Howard–51 Stefanie "Steffi" Graf–48 Sutan Amrull("Raja")–43 Daniel Newman–37  Kevin McHale–29 ; 1775 – The United States Army (the Continental Army is established by the Continental Congress) was founded ; 1789 – Whiskey distilled from maize is first produced by American clergyman the Rev Elijah Craig. It is named Bourbon because Rev Craig lived in Bourbon County, Kentucky

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

June 13

Happy Birthday RIP Paul Lynde(1926–1982) ; Siegfried Fischbacher–78 Malcolm McDowell(Taylor)–74 John Stellan Skarsgård–66 Richard Thomas–66 Timothy Dick–64 Alexandra "Ally" Sheedy–55 Stephen Glover("Steve O")–43 Christopher Evans–36 Ashley and Mary Kate Olsen–31 ; 1966 – the Supreme Court issued its landmark Miranda vs. Arizona decision, ruling that criminal suspects must be informed of their constitutional rights prior to questioning by police