History Blog

December 5

Happy Birthday RIP Walter Elias Disney(1901–1966) ; Little Richard Penniman–85 Joan Didion–83 “Morgan Brittany”(Suzanne Cupito)–66 Amanda (Armand) Lepore–50 Margaret Moran Cho–49 Amy Acker–41 Nicolas “Nick” Stahl–38 Adan Canto–36 Francisco “Frankie” Muñiz IV–32 ; 1933 – Prohibition in the United States ends with 21st Amendment to the Constitution ; 1955 – E. D. Nixon and Rosa Parks lead the Montgomery Bus Boycott ; 1969 – The four node ARPANET network is established (beginnings of internet between four colleges)