History Blog

April 30

Happy Birthday RIP “Eve Arden”(Eunice Quedens 1908–1990) “Al Lewis”(Alexander Meister 1923–2006) Gary Collins(1938–2012) Cloris Leachman(1926–2021) ; Richard Morea(“Burt Young)–81 Adrian Pasdar–56 Jeffrey Timmons–48 Johnny Galecki–46 Kunal Nayyar–40 Kirsten Dunst–39 Dianna Agron–35 ; 1900 – Hawaii becomes a territory of the United States, with Sanford B. Dole as governor ; 1904 – The Louisiana Purchase Exposition World’s Fair opens in St. Louis, Missouri. It is credited with the waffle-style ice cream cone invention/creation and first mass sales of it in USA.