History Blog

August 29

Happy Birthday RIP Ingrid Bergman(1915–1982) Eloise “Isabel” Sanford(1917–2004) Michael Jackson(1958–2009) ; William Friedkin–82 Elliott Gould(Goldstein)–79 Robin Leach–76 Temple Grandin–70 Rebecca DeMornay(Pearch)–58 Perri “Pebbles” McKissack–53 Carla Gugino–46 William Levy–37 Lea Michele Sarfati–31 ; 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