History Blog

November 17

Happy Birthday RIP “Rock Hudson”(Roy Scherer Jr 1925–1985) ; Gordon Lightfoot–79 Martin Scorsese–75 Mary “Lauren” Hutton–74 Daniel DeVito Jr–73 Lorne Michaels(Lipowitz)–73 “RuPaul”(Andre Charles)–57 Rachel McAdams–39 Clarke Isaac Hanson–37 ; 1973 – President Nixon told 400 Associated Press editors meeting in Orlando, Fla., that “People have got to know whether or not their president is a crook. Well, I’m not a crook.” #Watergate