History Blog

April 19

Happy Birthday RIP Vera Palmer(“Jayne Mansfield” 1933–1967) Richard Cox(“Dick Sargent” 1930–1994) Dudley Moore(1935–2002) ; Hugh O’Brian(Krampe)–90 Timothy Curry–69 Anne Paloma Ruiz-Picasso y Gilot–66 Ashley Ciminella(“Judd”)–47 James Franco–37 Kate Hudson–36 Hayden Christensen–34 ; 1927 – Mae West is sentenced to ten days in jail for obscenity for her play Sex ; 1971 – Charles Manson is sentenced to death (later commuted life imprisonment) for conspiracy to commit the Tate/LaBianca murders