History Blog

June 26

Happy Birthday RIP Viola Dan(Virginia Flugrath(1897–1987) Eleanor Parker(1922–2013) ; Michael “Mick” Jones–68 Christopher Isaak–67 Mark McKinney–64 Terri Nunn–64 Christopher O’Donnell–53 Sean Hayes–53 Jason Schwartzman–43 Ariana Grande-Butera–30 ; 1934 – President Franklin D. Roosevelt signs the Federal Credit Union Act, which establishes credit unions ; 1974 – The Universal Product Code is scanned for the first time to sell a package of Wrigley’s chewing gum at the Marsh Supermarket in Troy, Ohio