History Blog

August 16

Happy Birthday RIP Fess Parker Jr.(1924–2010)  Robert Culp(1930–2010) Edith Gormezano(“Eydie Gormé” 1928–2013) Frank Gifford(1930–2015) ; Julia Newmeyer(“Julie Newmar”)–84 Lesley Ann Warren–71 Kathie Lee Gifford(Epstein)–64 James Cameron–63 Madonna Louise Ciccone–59 Angela Bassett–59 Timothy Hutton–57 Steven Carell–55 Cameron Gigandet–35 Cameron Monaghan–24 ; 1954 – Sports Illustrated was first published by Time Inc. ; 1977 – Elvis Presley died at Graceland Mansion in Memphis, Tenn., at age 42. The bathroom where the body was found is closed to the public