History Blog

November 12

Happy Birthday RIP François-Auguste-René Rodin(1840–1917) Grace Kelly(1929–1982) ; Neil Young–73 Megan Mullally–60 Nadia Comăneci–57 Sammy Sosa–50 Craig Parker–48 Harvey Stephens–48 Ryan Gosling–38 Anne Hathaway–36 ; 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