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–80 Linda Ronstadt–73 “Arianna Huffington”(Ariadne Stassinopoulos)–69 Terrance Quinn–67 “Willie Aames”(Albert Upton)–59 Forest Whitaker III–58 Scott Foley–47 Diane Heidkrüger(“Kruger”)–43 ; 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