History Blog

April 4

Happy Birthday RIP Heath Andrew Ledger(1979–2008) Daniel David White(1916–1990) Anthony Perkins(1932–1992) “Maya Angelou”(Marguerite Johnson 1928–2014) ; Estelle Harris(Nussbaum)–87 Craig T. Nelson–71 Hugo Weaving–55 Graham Walker(“Norton”)–52 David Cross–51 Robert Downey Jr–50 Nancy McKeon–49 James Rodriguez(“Roday”)–39 ; 1850 – The city of Los Angeles was incorporated ; 1968 – Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated by James Earl Ray at a motel in Memphis, Tennessee ; 1975 – Microsoft is founded as a partnership between Bill Gates and Paul Allen in Albuquerque, New Mexico.