History Blog

June 11

Happy Birthday RIP Raymon Cramton(“Chad Everett” 1937–2012) Jerome Silberman(“Gene Wilder” 1933–2016) ; Johnny Brown–83 Christina Crawford–81 Adrienne Barbeau–75 Peter Bergman–67 James “Hugh” Laurie–61 Peter Dinklage–51 Joshua Jackson Carter–42 Shia LaBeouf–34 Eugene Simon–28 ; 1935 – Inventor Edwin Armstrong gives the first public demonstration of FM broadcasting in the United States at Alpine, New Jersey