History Blog

August 29

Happy Birthday RIP Ingrid Bergman(1915–1982) Eloise “Isabel” Sanford(1917–2004) Michael Jackson(1958–2009) Robin Leach(1941–2018) William Friedkin(1935–2023) ; Elliott Gould(Goldstein)–85 Ellen Geer–82 Temple Grandin–76 Rebecca DeMornay(Pearch)–64 Perri “Pebbles” McKissack–59 Carla Gugino–52 William Levy–43 Lea Michele Sarfati–37 ; 1898 – The Goodyear tire company is founded ; 1922 – The first radio advertisement is broadcast on WEAF-AM in New York City advertising a new apartment complex in Jackson Heights, Queens