History Blog

July 15

Happy Birthday RIP Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn(1606–1669) Nan Martin(1927–2010) Alexander “Alex” Karras(1935–2012) Jan Michael Vincent(1945–2019) ; Patrick “Wayne” Morrison–81 Linda Ronstadt–74 “Arianna Huffington”(Ariadne Stassinopoulos)–70 Terrance Quinn–68 “Willie Aames”(Albert Upton)–60 Forest Whitaker III–59 Scott Foley–48 Diane Heidkrüger(“Kruger”)–44 ; 2003 – AOL Time Warner disbands Netscape. The Mozilla Foundation is established on the same day ; 2006 – Twitter is launched, becoming one of the largest social media platforms in the world