History Blog

May 3

Happy Birthday RIP James Brown(1933–2006) ; Ann B. Davis–87 Francis Castelluccio(“Frankie Valli”)–79 Chris Mulkey–65 Christopher Cross(Geppert)–62 Bobby Cannavale–43 ; 1802 – Washington, D.C., was incorporated ; 1978 – The first unsolicited bulk commercial e-mail (which would later become known as “spam”) is sent by a Digital Equipment Corporation marketing representative to every ARPANET address on the west coast of the United States.