History Blog

May 23

Happy Birthday RIP Douglas Fairbanks(Ullman 1883–1939) Benjamin “Scatman” Crothers(1910–1986) Rose Mary “Rosemary” Clooney(1928–2002) ; Dame Joan Collins–82 Charles Kimbrough–79 Lea DeLaria–57 Drew Carey–57 Jewel Kilcher–41 Kelly Monaco–39 ; 1934 – notorious bank robbers Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow were shot to death in a police ambush as they were driving a stolen Ford Deluxe along a road in Bienville Parish, Louisiana ; 1995 – The first version of the Java programming language is released (core for majority of electronics devices including #Android)