History Blog

March 14

Happy Birthday RIP Albert Einstein(1879–1955) Diane Arbus(1923–1971) ; Quincy Jones Jr–91 “Michael Caine”(Maurice Micklewhite)–91 William “Billy” Crystal–76 Rigdon “Rick” Dees–74 Jerry Greenfield–73 Adrian Zmed–70 Kevin Williamson–59 James Frain–56 Frederick “Chris” Klein–45 Jordan Taylor Hanson–41 Jamie Bell–38 ; 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.