History Blog

August 3

Happy Birthday “Tony Bennett”(Anthony Benedette 1926–2013) ; “Martin Sheen”(Ramon Estevez)–83 Martha Stewart(Kostyra)–82 John Landis–73 Jay Waverly North Jr–72 Molly Hagan–62 Thomas Brady Jr–46 Tommy Dewey–45 Nicole Evangeline Lilly–44 ; 1923 – Calvin Coolidge was sworn in as the 30th president of the United States, one day after President Warren G. Harding died of a heart attack ; 1977 – Tandy Corporation announces the TRS-80, one of the world’s first mass-produced personal computers