History Blog

March 5

Happy Birthday RIP Reginald “Rex” Harrison(1908–1990) Andy Gibb(1958–1988) “Teena Marie”(Mary Brockert 1956–2010) ; Robert “Dean” Stockwell-78 Fred Williamson–76 Murray Head–68 Elaine Paige(Bickerstaff)-66 Edmond “Eddy” Grant-66 Marsha Warfield-60 Penn Jillette-59 Kevin Connolly-40 Eva Mendes-39 ; 1872 – George Westinghouse patents the air brake ; 1946 – Winston Churchill coins the phrase “Iron Curtain” in his speech at Westminster College, Missouri.