History Blog

September 13

Happy Birthday RIP Reta Shaw(1912–1982) Emilie Claudette Chauchoin(“Colbert” 1903–1996) Melvin Tormé (1925–1999) Nell Carter(Hardy 1948–2003) Richard Kiel(1939–2014) ; “Barbara Bain”(Millicent Fogel)–88 “Eileen Fulton”(Margaret McLarty)–86 Winnifred Jacqueline Bisset–75 Peter Cetera–75 Jean Smart–68 Geraldine “Geri” Jewell–63 Dominic Fumusa–50 Fiona Apple Maggart–42 Bennett “Ben” Savage–39 Jason Cook–39 ; 1956 – The IBM 305 RAMAC is introduced, the first commercial computer to use disk storage (not only RAM memory)