History Blog

September 9

Happy Birthday RIP Otis Redding, Jr(1941–1967) Clifford Robertson III(1923–2011) Chaim Topol(1935–2023) ; Joseph Theismann–74 Thomas Wopat–72 Hugh Grant–63 Adam Sandler–57 Goran Višnjić–51 Michael Bublé–48 ; 1791 – Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States, is named after President George Washington ; 1839 – John Herschel takes the first glass plate photograph ; 1926 – The National Broadcasting Co. (NBC) was created as a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Radio Corporation of America (RCA)