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.–70 Philip “Mickey” Rourke Jr–67 David Copperfield(Kotkin)–63 Jennifer Tilly(Chan)–61 Richard Marx–56 Molly Shannon–55 Marco Muñiz(“Marc Anthony”)–51 Amy Poehler–48 Ian Harding–33 Nicholas Jonas–27 ; 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