History Blog

August 9

Happy Birthday RIP Whitney Houston(1963–2012) ; Samuel Elliott–77 Melanie Griffith–64 Amanda Bearse–63 Gillian Anderson–53 Eric Banadinovic(Eric Bana)–53 Chris Cuomo–51 Audrey Tautou–45 Anna Kendrick–36 ; 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