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–74 Margaret JoBeth Williams–71 Craig Newmark(Founder of Craigslist)–67 Gina Hecht–67 Thomas Hulce–66 Steven Wright–64 Andrew Cuomo–62 Janine Turner(Gauntt)–57 Lindsay Price–43 Ryan Kennedy–37 ; 1768 – The first edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica is published ; 1877 – The first edition of The Washington Post is published.