History Blog

June 26

Happy Birthday RIP Viola Dan(Virginia Flugrath(1897–1987) Eleanor Parker(1922–2013) ; Michael “Mick” Jones–66 Christopher Isaak–65 Mark McKinney–62 Terri Nunn–60 Christopher O’Donnell–51 Sean Hayes–51 Jason Schwartzman–41 Ariana Grande-Butera–28 ;

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