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–76 Margaret JoBeth Williams–73 Craig Newmark(Founder of Craigslist)–69 Gina Hecht–69 Thomas Hulce–68 Steven Wright–66 Andrew Cuomo–64 Janine Turner(Gauntt)–59 Lindsay Price–45 Ryan Kennedy–39 ; 1768 – The first edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica is published ; 1877 – The first edition of The Washington Post is published.