History Blog

December 6

Happy Birthday RIP Alfred Eisenstaedt(1898–1995) Agnes Moorehead(1900–1974) Robert Stein(“Bobby Van” 19281980) Ryan White(1971–1990) ; James Naughton–72 Margaret JoBeth Williams–69 Craig Newmark(Founder of Craigslist)–65 Gina Hecht–65 Thomas Hulce–64 Steven Wright–62 Andrew Cuomo–60 Janine Turner(Gauntt)–55 Lindsay Price–41 Ryan Kennedy–35 ; 1768 – The first edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica is published ; 1877 – The first edition of The Washington Post is published.