History Blog

November 12

Happy Birthday RIP François-Auguste-René Rodin(1840–1917) Grace Kelly(1929–1982) ; Neil Young–77 Megan Mullally–64 Nadia Comăneci–61 Sammy Sosa–54 Craig Parker–52 Harvey Stephens–52 Ryan Gosling–42 Anne Hathaway–40 ; 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