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.–69 Philip “Mickey” Rourke Jr–66 David Copperfield(Kotkin)–62 Jennifer Tilly(Chan)–60 Richard Marx–55 Molly Shannon–54 Marco Muñiz(“Marc Anthony”)–50 Amy Poehler–47 Ian Harding–32 Nicholas Jonas–26 ; 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