History September 7th

Discussion in 'History' started by sanctum, Sep 6, 2004.

  1. sanctum

    sanctum New Member

    Marge Simpson is 53!

    Julie Kavner ("The Simpsons") is 53. Of course Homie still loves her, more than ever.

    mmm, snuggle.
     
  2. JcMinJapan

    JcMinJapan Premium Member

    0070 - Roman army under Titus occupies and plunders Jerusalem

    1159 - Ottaviano de Montecello elected as anti-Pope

    1652 - Battle of Monte Christo: Dutch fleet beat the English

    1812 - Battle at Borodino: Napoleon-Kutuzov

    1813 - "Uncle Sam" was 1st used to refer to US

    1822 - Brazil declares independence from Portugal

    1889 - Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Engineer's Thumb"

    1901 - Peace of Peking - Ends Boxer Rebellion in China

    1915 - John Gruelle patents his Raggedy Ann doll

    1923 - Interpol forms in Vienna

    1930 - Dagwood and Blondie made their first appearance in the comic strips.

    1940 - Luftwaffe loses 41 bombers above England

    1943 - 987 Dutch Jewish transported to Auschwitz Concentration Camp

    1945 - Japanese at Rioekioe-islands surrender

    1963 - Pro Football Hall of Fame dedicated in Canton Ohio

    1970 - PLO hijacks 4 planes

    1971 - After nine years and 216 shows, "The Beverly Hillbillies" was seen for the final time on CBS-TV.

    1972 - Curtis Mayfield earned a gold record for his "Superfly" album, from the movie of the same name.

    1973 - Jackie Stewart becomes Formula 1 world champion

    1977 - Pres Carter and Gen Herrera sign Panama Canal treaties

    1986 - Desmond Tutu becomes Anglican archbishop of Capetown

    1995 - STS 69 (Endeavour 9), launches into orbit

    1996 - Mike Tyson took on WBA Champion Bruce Seldon and knocked him out in 1:49 of round 1

    1996 - Rapper Tupac Shakur, was shot after leaving the Tyson/Seldon prizefight (see above).


    Birthdays

    1533 - Elizabeth I : Queen of England 1558-1603

    1908 - Dr. Michael DeBakey (heart surgeon)

    1913 - Sir (John) Anthony Quayle : actor - The Bourne Identity

    1929 - Sonny Rollins : musician: saxophone:

    1936 - Buddy Holly : Singer

    1973 - Shannon Elizabeth ; actress: American Pie, American Pie 2, Scary Movie
     
  3. intrepid

    intrepid New Member

  4. JcMinJapan

    JcMinJapan Premium Member

    I have to agree... An American Wedding was a disappointment... She is my dream girl and how could a guy just forget her! ha ha ha
     
  5. JcMinJapan

    JcMinJapan Premium Member

    Birthdays:

    1976 - Marja de Graaf, Miss Universe-Netherlands (1996)