History Blog

February 23

Happy Birthday RIP Majel Barrett-Roddenberry (Hudec 1932–2008) Peter Fonda (1940–2019) ; Patricia Richardson–71 John Howard Jones–67 Michael Dell–57 Kristin Davis–57 “Niecy Nash”(Carol Ensley)–52 Emily Blunt–39 Hannah Dakota Fanning–28 ; 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