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–84 Elliott Gould(Goldstein)–81 Ellen Geer–78 Temple Grandin–72 Rebecca DeMornay(Pearch)–60 Perri “Pebbles” McKissack–55 Carla Gugino–48 William Levy–39 Lea Michele Sarfati–33 ; 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