History Blog

November 29

Happy Birthday Jacques René Chirac–81 “Diane Ladd”(Rose Ladnier)–81 Chuck Mangione–73 Suzanne “Suzy” Chaffee–67 Garry Shandling–64 Joel Coen–59 Howard Mandel–58 Cathy Moriarty–53 Thomas Sizemore–52 Andrew McCarthy–51 Donald Cheadle–49 Jonathan Knight–45 Anna Faris–37 ; 1877 – Thomas Alva Edison demonstrates his phonograph for the first time with the words “Mary Had A Little Lamb” reproduced.