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George Carlin died June 22
After a mildly successful career, George Carlin decided to reinvent himself to appeal to a younger audience. He grew a beard and let his hair grow long, and focused his comedy on politics, religion, and drugs.
Stanley Laurel Born June 16, 1890
Stanley Laurel was best known from the comic due Laurel and Hardy. Born in 1890, he grew his career in vaudeville acts and following the comedic icon Charles Chaplin. His personal life seemed less predictable with five marriages and one common law wife.
Frank Lloyd Wright Born June 8
Frank Lloyd Wright is known as one of the greatest US architects. He lived a full life until the age of 91 and was still producing great and memorable architectural works as well as teaching. He left quite a legend.
Anne Boleyn Becomes Queen
Anne Boleyn is probably the most controversial queen in history, and there are large gaps in our information about her life. We know that she was crowned Queen of England on June 1, 1533, but we do not know when she was born. How much do you know about her historical reign?
Hands Across America - May 25 1986
Hands Across America was a national fundraiser for the Homeless and Hungry. It only lasted 15 minutes long, but those 15 minutes united a nation in a desire to help the homeless and hungry.
Elizabeth Montgomery's Role as Bewitched
Elizabeth Montgomery will always be remembered for her role as Samantha Stevens in the popular tv series "Bewitched". Interestingly, she lied about her age consistently so her birth date is questionable, but she died on May 18, 1995.
Hosni Mubarak Born May 4
Hosni Mubarak was born on May 4, 1928 and is best known for his autocratic leadership as the President of Egypt but he will probably be remembered most for the dramatic protests to remove him from office.
Newark Mayor Corey Booker
Corey Booker is struggling to save Newark, New Jersey. Newark is the largest city in New Jersey. It is also one of the nations largest major air, shipping and rail hubs. With a high crime rate and shootings, poor education, low income and substandard housing is anyone really up to the task?
Columbine HS Massacre April 20
Two high school seniors, Eric Harris and Dylan Klobold, planned a brutal attack on their high school after months of preparing and planning. Much of their plans did not succeed, and yet they killed 12 students, one teacher and injured several others.
Thomas Jefferson Born April 13
Thomas Jefferson is best known as the third president of the United States and one of the principal authors of the Declaration of Independence. He will be remembered for a great many things, but he was not always loved by everyone.
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