History Blog

August 24

Happy Birthday RIP Margaret “Dorothy” Comingore(1913–1971) Millicent “Penny” Edwards(1928–1998) ; Ronee Blakley–72 Anne Archer–70 Stephen Fry–60 Steven Guttenberg–59 Craig Kilborn–55 Marlee Matlin–52 David Chappelle–44 Simon “James” D’Arcy–42 Chad Michael Murray–36 Rupert Grint–29 ; 1891 – Thomas Edison patents the motion picture camera ; 1949 – The treaty creating the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) goes into effect