History Blog

May 21

Happy Birthday RIP Raymond Burr(1917–1993) Mary “Peggy” Cass(1924–1999) ; Richard Hatch–68 Jonathan Hyde–65 Gerard “Leo” Sayer–65 Al Franken–62 Lawrence Tureaud(“Mr. T”)–61 Edward “Judge” Reinhold Jr–56 ; 1881 – Clara Barton founded the American Red Cross ; 1927 – Charles A. Lindbergh landed his Spirit of St. Louis near Paris, completing the first solo airplane flight across the Atlantic Ocean