History Blog

August 9

Happy Birthday RIP Whitney Houston(1963–2012) ; Samuel Elliott–76 Melanie Griffith–63 Amanda Bearse–62 Gillian Anderson–52 Eric Banadinovic(Eric Bana)–52 Chris Cuomo–50 Audrey Tautou–44 Anna Kendrick–35 ; 1969 – Actress Sharon Tate, Abigail Folger, Wojciech Frykowski, Jay Sebring and Steven Parent were found murdered in Los Angeles; cult leader Charles Manson and a group of his followers were later convicted of the murders