History Blog

December 1

Happy Birthday RIP Mary Martin(1913–1990) David Doyle(1929–1997) Richard Pryor III(1940–2005) ; “Woody Allen”(Allan Konigsberg)–83 Bette Midler–73 Richard Treat Williams–67 Charlene Tilton–60 Jeremy Northam–57 Néstor Carbonell–51 Sarah Silverman–48 Emily Mortimer–47 Dean O’Gorman–42 ; 1885 – First serving of the soft drink “Dr Pepper” formulated by Charles Alderton in Morrison’s Old Corner Drug Store in Waco, Texas ; 1913 – The Ford Motor Company introduces the first moving assembly line.