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–97 James Earl Jones–88 Maurice “Maury” Povich–80 Paul Young–63 Broderick “Steve” Harvey–62 Susanna Hoffs–60 James Carrey–57 Michelle Obama–55 Naveen Andrews–50 Robert Ritchie(“Kid Rock”)–48 Diogo Morgado–38 ; 1893 – Hawaii’s monarchy was overthrown as a group of businessmen and sugar planters forced Queen Liliuokalani to abdicate