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–79 Jan Michael Vincent–74 Linda Ronstadt–72 “Arianna Huffington”(Ariadne Stassinopoulos)–68 Terrance Quinn–66 “Willie Aames”(Albert Upton)–58 Forest Whitaker III–57 Scott Foley–46 Diane Heidkrüger(“Kruger”)–42 ; 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