History Blog

February 23

Happy Birthday RIP Majel Barrett-Roddenberry(Hudec 1932–2008) ; Peter Fonda–78 Patricia Richardson–67 John Howard Jones–63 Michael Dell–53 Kristin Davis–53 “Niecy Nash”(Carol Ensley)–48 Emily Blunt–35 Hannah Dakota Fanning–24 ; 1896 – The Tootsie Roll is invented ; 1927 – President Calvin Coolidge signs a bill by Congress establishing the Federal Radio Commission (later replaced by the Federal Communications Commission) which was to regulate the use of radio frequencies in the United States