History Blog

June 5

Happy Birthday RIP Robert Lansing(Brown 1928–1994) ; “Peggy Stewart”(Margaret O’Rourke)–92 Susan “Suze” Orman–64 Kenneth Gorelick(“Kenny G”)–59 Richard Butler–59 Ronald Livingston–48 Susan Lynch–44 Mark Wahlberg–44 Chad Allen Lazzari–41 Peter Wentz III–36 François Sagat–36 ; 1956 – Elvis Presley introduces his new single, “Hound Dog”, on The Milton Berle Show, scandalizing the audience with his suggestive hip movements. ; 1968 – Senator Robert F. Kennedy was shot and mortally wounded at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Palestinian gunman Sirhan Bishara Sirhan was immediately arrested.