History Blog

January 13

Happy Birthday RIP “Kay Francis”(Katherine Gibbs 1905–1968) Robert Stack(1919–2003) Charles Nelson Reilly(1931–2007) ; Frances Sternhagen–88 Charles “Rip” Taylor Jr.–84 Charles Richard Moll–75 “Jason Stuart”(Stuart Greif)–59 Julia Louis-Dreyfus–57 Tracy Adkins–56 Patrick Dempsey–52 Michael Peña–42 Orlando Bloom–41 Liam Hemsworth–28 ; 1910 – The first public radio broadcast takes place; a live performance of the opera “Cavalleria Rusticana” is sent out over the airwaves from the Metropolitan Opera House in New York, New York