History Blog

July 6

Happy Birthday RIP Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón(1907–1954) William “Bill” Haley(1925–1981) “Janet Leigh”(Jeanette Morrison 1927–2004) Mervyn Griffin Jr.(1925–2007) Anne “Nancy” Reagan(Robbins 1921–2016) Delloreese Early(1931–2017) ; Ned Beatty–82 Burt Ward(Gervis Jr.)–74 Michael Sylvester Stallone–73 Shelley Hack–72 Geoffrey Rush–68 Grant Goodeve–67 Alice Tannenberg(“Allyce Beasley”)–65 Jennifer Saunders–61 Christian Meoli–47 Curtis Jackson III(“50 Cent”)–44 Gregory Smith–36 ; 1785 – The dollar is unanimously chosen as the monetary unit for the United States ; 1933 – The first Major league Baseball game is played in Chicago’s Comisky Park. The American league defeated the National league 4–2.