History Blog

February 22

Happy Birthday RIP George Washington(1732–1799) Dominick “Don” Pardo(1918–2014) ; Robert Jonathan Demme–71 Julius Erving–65 Julia Walters–65 Ellen Greene–64 Kyle MacLachlan–56 Jeri Ryan(Zimmerman)–47 James Blount–41 Drew Barrymore–40 ; 1879 – In Utica, New York, Frank Woolworth opens the first of many of five and dime Woolworth stores ; 1935 – It became illegal for airplanes to fly over the White House.