History Blog

July 15

Happy Birthday RIP Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (1606–1669) Nan Martin (1927–2010) Alexander “Alex” Karras(1935–2012) ; Patrick “Wayne” Morrison–78 Jan Michael Vincent–73 Linda Ronstadt–71 “Arianna Huffington”(Ariadne Stassinopoulos)–67 Terrance Quinn–65 “Willie Aames”(Albert Upton)–57 Forest Whitaker III–56 Scott Foley–45 Diane Heidkrüger(“Kruger”)–41 ; 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