History Blog

October 10

Happy Birthday RIP Helen Hayes(Brown 1900–1993) Ibson Dana Elcar(1927–2005) Christopher Penn(1965–2006) ; “Peter Coyote”(Rachmil Cohon)–79 Benjamin Vereen(Middleton)–74 David Lee Roth–66 Tanya Tucker–62 Julia Sweeney–61 Bradley Whitford–61 Jodi Marzorati(“Benson”)–59 Mario Lopez Jr–47 Daniel Stevens–38 ; 1871 – The Great Chicago Fire: Chicago burns after a barn accident. The fire lasts for 3 days ; Vice President of the United States Spiro Agnew resigns after being charged with evasion of federal income tax