History

March 4, birthdays for Rick Perry, Landon Donovan, Patricia Heaton

ON THIS DAY in 1908, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Fear Belmont May Not Use Blackwell Bridge.” The article focused on a debate about whether or not the Steinway Tunnel should be purchased.  … Full Article

March 2, birthdays for Daniel Craig, Chris Martin, Henrik Lundqvist

ON THIS DAY in 1923, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Cashier Held Up in Factory Hall, Robbed of $1,350.”  … Full Article

Feb. 26, birthdays for Michael Bolton, Erykah Badu, Marshall Faulk

ON THIS DAY in 1915, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Professionalism Is Charged in Local Polo Tournament.” The article focused on some competitive drama at a local polo tournament. … Full Article

Feb, 25, birthdays for Joakim Noah, Chelsea Handler, Sean Astin

  ON THIS DAY in 1904, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Eight Houses in a Night Invaded by Burglars.”  … Full Article

Feb. 24, birthdays for Floyd Mayweather, Joe Lieberman, Barry Bostwick

ON THIS DAY in 1915, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Maltbie Demands Showdown in P.S.C. on Use of City Autos.”  … Full Article

Feb. 23, birthdays for Emily Blunt, Aziz Ansari, Andrew Wiggins

ON THIS DAY in 1910, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Wife Clings to Feud Even After Her Death.”  … Full Article

Feb. 20, birthdays for Rihanna, Charles Barkley, Mitch McConnell

ON THIS DAY in 1910, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Commits 2 Murders and Attempts Suicide Before a Saloon Bar.”  … Full Article

Feb. 19, birthdays for Roger Goodell, Smokey Robinson, Jeff Daniels

ON THIS DAY in 1913, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Former Brooklyn Boy Joins Hikers to Win a Bride.”  … Full Article

Feb. 18, birthdays for John Travolta, Dr. Dre, Jillian Michaels

ON THIS DAY in 1912, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Police Rescue Aged Hermit; Plot Alleged.” The article focused on an alleged conspiracy to secure property of a “hermit.” … Full Article

Feb. 17, birthdays for Michael Jordan, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Paris Hilton

ON THIS DAY in 1912, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Former Brooklyn Belle Obtains Rend Divorce.” The article focused on a divorce in which the husband allegedly “deserted” Mrs. Dudly T. Upjohn. … Full Article

BDE TWITTER FEED

  • Most Viewed
  • Most Commented
  • Most Shared
  • Past:
  • 1 day
  • 1 week
  • 1 month
  • 1 year