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.–74 Philip “Mickey” Rourke Jr–71 David Copperfield(Kotkin)–67 Jennifer Tilly(Chan)–65 Richard Marx–60 Molly Shannon–59 Marco Muñiz(“Marc Anthony”)–55 Amy Poehler–52 Ian Harding–37 Nicholas Jonas–31 ; 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