History Blog

June 18

Happy Birthday RIP “E.G. Marshall”(Everett Grunz 1914–1998) Roger Ebert(1942–2013) ; James Paul McCartney–76 Carolyn Kane–66 Isabella Rossellini–66 Kimberly Dickens–53 Blake Shelton–42 David Giuntoli–38 Kevin Bishop–38 Richard Madden–32 Jacob Anderson–38 ;1923 – Checker Taxi puts its first taxi on the streets of New York City ; 1948 – Columbia Records unveiled its new long-playing, 33 1/3 rpm phonograph record