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–85 Elliott Gould(Goldstein)–82 Ellen Geer–79 Temple Grandin–73 Rebecca DeMornay(Pearch)–61 Perri “Pebbles” McKissack–56 Carla Gugino–49 William Levy–40 Lea Michele Sarfati–34 ; 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