History Blog

August 9

Happy Birthday RIP Whitney Houston(1963–2012) ; Samuel Elliott–78 Melanie Griffith–65 Amanda Bearse–64 Gillian Anderson–54 Eric Banadinovic(Eric Bana)–54 Chris Cuomo–52 Audrey Tautou–46 Anna Kendrick–37 ; 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