History Blog

August 9

Happy Birthday RIP Whitney Houston(1963–2012) ; Samuel Elliott–75 Melanie Griffith–62 Amanda Bearse–61 Gillian Anderson–51 Eric Banadinovic(Eric Bana)–51 Chris Cuomo–49 Audrey Tautou–43 Anna Kendrick–34 ; 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