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.–73 Philip “Mickey” Rourke Jr–70 David Copperfield(Kotkin)–66 Jennifer Tilly(Chan)–64 Richard Marx–59 Molly Shannon–58 Marco Muñiz(“Marc Anthony”)–54 Amy Poehler–51 Ian Harding–36 Nicholas Jonas–30 ; 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