Sorry Speakies, I know summer is here, but Joey Z has to keep you on your toes. After all, you would not want to have your children think you "KNOW NOTHING".
1913 - Vince Lombardi - Famous coach of the Green Bay Packers.
1918 - Nelson Mandela - Civil Rights Activist in South Africa.
1931 - Tab Hunter - Actor "Lust in the Dust" fame. I liked him in Battle Cry.
1935 - Gene Wilder - Actor it's "Doctor Frankenstein".
1936 - Chad Everett - Actor Medical Center.
1956 - Joe Montana - Quarterback SF 49ers.
1979 - John Wayne - "The Duke".
1184-BC - Greeks finally capture Troy - Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie seen near local adoption agency.
1859 - Comstock silver load discovered near Virginia City, Nevada - Ben Cartwright on scene to buy the Ponderosa.
1895 - 1st Auto Race - Blinding speed.
1936 - Presbyterian Church of America founded in Philly. - See I give some real facts.
1939 - Kind and Queen of England taste 1st "hot dogs" at FDR's party in Washington, DC - Queenie asks Eleanor for some chili and slaw.
1947 - WWII sugar rationing finally ends. Corn flakes start tasting better.
1977 - Main Street Electrical Parade premiers at Disney World.
1982 - Move "ET" released.
1990 - UN appoints Olivia Newton-John "Environmental Ambassador".
In Shelby, Michigan, they are celebrating "National Asparagus Festival".