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–88 William Shatner–87 Michael Emmet Walsh–83 George Benson–75 Wolf Blitzer–70 Andrew Lloyd Webber–70 Robert “Bob” Costas–66 Lena Olin–63 Stephanie Mills–61 Matthew Modine–59 Cole Hauser–43 Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon–42 ; 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