History Blog

March 22

Happy Birthday RIP Leonard “Chico” Marx (1887–1961) Louis L’Amour(LaMoore 1908–1988) Marcel Marceau(Mangel 1923–2007) “Karl Malden”(Mladen Sekulovich 1912–2009) ; Stephen Sondheim–91 William Shatner–90 Michael Emmet Walsh–86 George Benson–78 Wolf Blitzer–73 Andrew Lloyd Webber–73 Robert “Bob” Costas–69 Lena Olin–66 Stephanie Mills–64 Matthew Modine–62 Cole Hauser–46 Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon–45 ; 1882 – Congress outlawed polygamy ; 1963 – The Beatles’ first album, Please Please Me, is released in the United Kingdom ; 1993 – The Intel Corporation ships the first Pentium chips (80586), featuring a 60 MHz clock speed, 100+ MIPS, and a 64 bit data path