History Blog

August 9

Happy Birthday RIP Whitney Houston(1963–2012) ; Samuel Elliott–79 Melanie Griffith–66 Amanda Bearse–65 Gillian Anderson–55 Eric Banadinovic(Eric Bana)–55 Chris Cuomo–53 Audrey Tautou–47 Anna Kendrick–38 ; 1969 – Actress Sharon Tate, Abigail Folger, Wojciech Frykowski, Jay Sebring and Steven Parent were found murdered in Los Angeles at 10500 Cielon Drive ; cult leader Charles Manson and a group of his followers were later convicted of the murders