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–81 Nicholas “Nick” Nolte–80 Robert Klein–79 Brooke Adams–72 Mary Steenburgen–68 John Grisham Jr–66 Ethan Phillips–66 Vincent Neil Wharton–60 Mary McCormack–52 Seth Green–47 Liam McIntyre–39 James “Jim” Verraros–38 ; 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