History Blog

December 6

Happy Birthday RIP Alfred Eisenstaedt(1898–1995) Agnes Moorehead(1900–1974) Robert Stein(“Bobby Van” 1928–1980) Ryan White(1971–1990) ; James Naughton–78 Margaret JoBeth Williams–75 Craig Newmark(Founder of Craigslist)–71 Gina Hecht–70 Thomas Hulce–70 Steven Wright–68 Andrew Cuomo–66 Janine Turner(Gauntt)–61 Lindsay Price–47 Ryan Kennedy–41 ; 1768 – The first edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica is published ; 1877 – The first edition of The Washington Post is published.