History Blog

February 10

Happy Birthday RIP James “Jimmy” Durante(1893–1980) Jerrald “Jerry” Goldsmith(1929–2004) ; Robert Wagner Jr–88 Roberta Flack–81 Mark Spitz–68 George Stephanopoulos–57 Laura Dern–51 Nichcalo “Jazzmun” Crayton–49 Elizabeth Banks(Mitchell)–45 Emma Roberts–27 ; 1870 – The YWCA is founded in New York City ; 1942 – The first gold record is presented to Glenn Miller for “Chattanooga Choo Choo”