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–86 Elliott Gould(Goldstein)–83 Ellen Geer–80 Temple Grandin–74 Rebecca DeMornay(Pearch)–62 Perri “Pebbles” McKissack–57 Carla Gugino–50 William Levy–41 Lea Michele Sarfati–35 ; 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