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-79 Fred Williamson–77 Murray Head–69 Elaine Paige(Bickerstaff)-67 Edmond “Eddy” Grant-67 Marsha Warfield-61 Penn Jillette-60 Kevin Connolly-41 Eva Mendes-40 ; 1872 – George Westinghouse patents the air brake ; 1946 – Winston Churchill coins the phrase “Iron Curtain” in his speech at Westminster College, Missouri.