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–73 Margaret JoBeth Williams–70 Craig Newmark(Founder of Craigslist)–66 Gina Hecht–66 Thomas Hulce–65 Steven Wright–63 Andrew Cuomo–61 Janine Turner(Gauntt)–56 Lindsay Price–42 Ryan Kennedy–36 ; 1768 – The first edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica is published ; 1877 – The first edition of The Washington Post is published.