Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins turns 82 today. Collins flew in space twice, on Gemini 10 and most famously on Apollo 11. While Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin went to […]
On this day in 1941 Mount Rushmore was completed. The memorial was sculpted by Gutzon Borglum and his son Lincoln Borglum. The entire memorial covers 1,278.45 acres and is 5725 feet […]
A Hans Postcard sighting over the weekend in front of the United States Capitol Building in Washington D.C. A couple of days before the storm hit!
On this day in 1938 Orson Welles and his Mercury Theater Company broadcast “War of the Worlds” It was not a radio hoax and Orson Welles had no idea of […]
The great Robert Caro who has spent over 30 years now writing about Lyndon Johnson turns 77 today. So far Caro has 4 outstanding books written on LBJ with one […]
Grace Slick the singer for the 1960’s Jefferson Airplane turns 73 today. Below is a video link to their greatest song “White Rabbit” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WANNqr-vcx0