Sunday, November 19, 2006

For your entertainment

Today in History -All Events on November 19
1965 Kellogg's Pop Tarts pastries created-is this why I can't help but buy them all the time?
1962 Fidel Castro accepts removal of Soviet weapons
1959 Ford cancels Edsel
1919 U.S. Senate rejects Treaty of Versailles and League of Nations
1895 Frederick E. Blaisdell patents the pencil

General Interest
1863 : Lincoln delivers Gettysburg Address
1942 : Soviet counterattack at Stalingrad
1969 : Pele scores 1,000th goal
1977 : Sadat visits Israel

American Revolution
1776 : Congress pleads for soldiers

1954 : First toll machine goes into service
1993 : Chevy Cavalier becomes Toyota Cavalier

Civil War
1863 : Lincoln's Gettysburg Address -I'm proud of this event happening on my birthday

Cold War
1985 : Reagan and Gorbachev hold their first summit meeting

1924 : The story of Thomas Ince's death takes on a life of its own

1824 : Thousands perish in St. Petersburg flood

1916 : Goldwyn Company formed
1923 : Louella Parsons joins Hearst

1899 : Poet and critic Allen Tate is born

Old West
1907 : Shane author Jack Schaefer is born

1831 : James A. Garfield is born

11/19/1889 Clifton Webb Entertainment
11/19/1904 Nathan Leopold Crime
11/19/1905 Tommy Dorsey Music
11/19/1917 Indira Gandhi Politics
11/19/1919 Alan Young Entertainment
11/19/1920 Gene Tierney Entertainment
11/19/1921 Roy Campanella Sports
11/19/1926 Jeane Kirkpatrick Politics
11/19/1933 Larry King
11/19/1934 Dave Guard Music
11/19/1936 Dick Cavett Entertainment
11/19/1938 Ted Turner Business
11/19/1939 Tom Harkin Politics
11/19/1939 Garrick Utley Journalism
11/19/1941 Dan Haggerty Entertainment
11/19/1942 Calvin KleinFashion
11/19/1949 Ahmad Rashad Sports,Entertainment
11/19/1953 Tom Villard Entertainment
11/19/1954 Kathleen Quinlan Entertainment
11/19/1957 Ofra Haza Music

Also: Meg Ryan and Jodie Foster!


  • At 12:19 AM, Blogger PEA said…

    May I be the first one to say Happy Birthday Dianne!!!! I hope you have a greattttttt day and get thoroughly spoiled!!!

    Happy Birthday to you
    Happy Birthday to you
    Happy Birthday dear Dianne
    Happy Birthday to youuuuuuuuu!!!!

    All the best xoxo

  • At 3:50 AM, Blogger Barbara said…

    I'll be the second! Happiest birthday, Dianne!!!

  • At 9:17 AM, Blogger LauraJ said…

    I'm here from Pea's corner to wish you a very Happy Birthday!!


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