History Blog

January 17

Happy Birthday RIP Karl Lämmle(1867–1939) Andrew “Andy” Kaufman(1949–1984) Nancy Parsons(1942–2001) Sheree North(Dawn Crang 1932–2005) Eartha “Kitt”(Keith 1927–2008) “Muhammad Ali”(Cassius Clay Jr 1942–2016) ; Betty White Ludden–98 James Earl Jones–89 Maurice “Maury” Povich–81 Paul Young–64 Broderick “Steve” Harvey–63 Susanna Hoffs–61 James Carrey–58 Michelle Obama–56 Naveen Andrews–51 Robert Ritchie(“Kid Rock”)–49 Diogo Morgado–39 ; 1893 – Hawaii’s monarchy was overthrown as a group of businessmen and sugar planters forced Queen Liliuokalani to abdicate