History Blog

January 17

Happy Birthday RIP Karl Lämmle(1867–1939) Andrew “Andy” Kaufman(1949–1984) Nancy Parsons(1942–2001) Eartha Kitt(Keith 1927–2008) “Muhammad Ali”(Cassius Clay Jr 1942–2016) ; Betty White Ludden–96 James Earl Jones–87 Maurice “Maury” Povich–79 Paul Young–62 Broderick “Steve” Harvey–61 Susanna Hoffs–59 James Carrey–56 Michelle Obama–54 Naveen Andrews–49 Robert Ritchie(“Kid Rock”)–47 Diogo Morgado–37 ; 1893 – Hawaii’s monarchy was overthrown as a group of businessmen and sugar planters forced Queen Liliuokalani to abdicate