History Blog

September 16

Happy Birthday RIP Peter Falk(1927–2011) “Lauren Bacall”(Betty Perske 1924–2014) Riley “B.B.” King(1925–2015) ; Edward Begley Jr.–71 Philip “Mickey” Rourke Jr–68 David Copperfield(Kotkin)–64 Jennifer Tilly(Chan)–62 Richard Marx–57 Molly Shannon–56 Marco Muñiz(“Marc Anthony”)–52 Amy Poehler–49 Ian Harding–34 Nicholas Jonas–28 ; 1959 – The first successful photocopier, the Xerox 914, is introduced in a demonstration on live television from New York City ; 1972 – “The Bob Newhart Show” premiered on CBS