History Blog

February 8

Happy Birthday RIP Julia “Lana” Turner (1921–1995) Audrey Meadows (Cotter 1922–1996) John “Jack” Lemmon III (1925–2001) James Byron Dean.(1931–1955) Gary Coleman (1968–2010) ; Edward “Ted” Koppel–80 Nicholas “Nick” Nolte–79 Robert Klein–78 Brooke Adams–71 Mary Steenburgen–67 John Grisham Jr–65 Ethan Phillips–65 Vincent Neil Wharton–59 Mary McCormack–51 Seth Green–46 Liam McIntyre–38 James “Jim” Verraros–37 ; 1910 – The Boy Scouts of America is incorporated by William D. Boyce ; 1960 – The first eight brass star plaques are installed in the Hollywood Walk of Fame near Hollywood and Gower