History Blog

July 31

Happy Birthday RIP Theodore Cassidy(1932–1979) Geoffrey Lewis(1935–2015) ; Michael Biehn–67 Wesley Snipes–61 Joanne “J.K.” Rowling–58 Dean “Cain” Tanaka–57 Rudolf Martin–56 Loren Dean Jovicic–54 Emily “Eve” Best–62 Benjamin “B.J.” Novak–44 Charlie Carver Martensen–35 ; 1930 – The radio mystery program “The Shadow” airs for the first time ; 1948 – At Idlewild Field in New York City, New York International Airport (later renamed JFK International Airport) is dedicated