History Blog

March 14

Happy Birthday RIP Albert Einstein(1879–1955) Diane Arbus(1923–1971) ; Quincy Jones Jr–90 “Michael Caine”(Maurice Micklewhite)–90 William “Billy” Crystal–75 Rigdon “Rick” Dees–73 Jerry Greenfield–72 Adrian Zmed–69 Kevin Williamson–58 James Frain–55 Frederick “Chris” Klein–44 Jordan Taylor Hanson–40 Jamie Bell–37 ; 1794 – Eli Whitney received a patent for the cotton gin ; 1964 – Jack Ruby is convicted of killing Lee Harvey Oswald, the assassin of John F. Kennedy.