History Blog

November 12

Happy Birthday RIP François-Auguste-René Rodin(1840–1917) Grace Kelly(1929–1982) ; Neil Young–78 Megan Mullally–65 Nadia Comăneci–62 Sammy Sosa–55 Craig Parker–53 Harvey Stephens–53 Ryan Gosling–43 Anne Hathaway–41 ; 1936 – In California, the San Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge opens to traffic. ; 1954 – Ellis Island closed after processing more than 20 million immigrants since opening in New York Harbor in 1892