History Blog

July 10

Happy Birthday RIP Frederick Gwynne(1926–1993) David Brinkley(1920–2003) Ronald Glass(1945–2016) ; Granville “Robert” Pine–79 Arlo Guthrie–73 Alejandro “Alec” Mapa–55 Gale Harold III–51 Sofía Vergara–48 Adrian Grenier–44 Jessica Simpson–40 Cindy Taylor(“Jesse Jane”)–40 ; 1925 – Scopes Trial: In Dayton, Tennessee, the so-called “Monkey Trial” begins with John T. Scopes, a young high school science teacher accused of teaching evolution in violation of the Butler Act