History Blog

July 10

Happy Birthday RIP Frederick Gwynne(1926–1993) David Brinkley(1920–2003) Ronald Glass(1945–2016) ; Granville “Robert” Pine–78 Arlo Guthrie–72 Alejandro “Alec” Mapa–54 Gale Harold III–50 Sofía Vergara–47 Adrian Grenier–43 Jessica Simpson–39 Cindy Taylor(“Jesse Jane”)–39 ; 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