History

May 22, birthdays for Novak Djokovic, Naomi Campbell, Tommy John

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 142nd day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1917, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Clever Juggling Enables Emerson to Hold 2 Jobs Safe.”  … Full Article

May 19, birthdays for Kevin Garnett, Pete Townshend, Bill Laimbeer

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 139th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1913, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Lines of Strikers Broken By Police.”  … Full Article

May 18, birthdays for Tina Fey, Ai Weiwei, Reggie Jackson

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 138th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1915, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Gentleman Burglar Reproached by Girl, Slips Officer; Gone.” … Full Article

May 15, birthdays for Andy Murray, Emmitt Smith, Madeleine Albright

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 135th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1906, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “How 4 City Officials Sailed Coler’s Yacht.” … Full Article

May 14, birthdays for Mark Zuckerberg, Cate Blanchett, George Lucas

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 134th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1908, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Who Is Virtuous Senator?” … Full Article

May 13, birthdays for Lena Dunham, Stephen Colbert, Stevie Wonder

ON THIS DAY in 1911, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Man Figured as Woman in Divorce Suit ‘Plant’: Wore Long Black Hair, Which Fell Over Shoulders, When Raiders Entered Room.” … Full Article

May 12, birthdays for Yogi Berra, Jason Biggs, Tony Hawk

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 132nd day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1918, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Wanted, A Brooklyn Man Who Can Build Concrete Ships.” … Full Article

May 11, birthdays for Cam Newton, Jonathan Jackson, Louis Farrakhan

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 131st day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1917, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “State Railways in 6-Cent Fare Plea.”  … Full Article

May 8, birthdays for Bill de Blasio, Enrique Iglesias, Bill Cowher

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 128th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1908, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “New York University Class Is Suspended.”  … Full Article

May 6, birthdays for George Clooney, Chris Paul, Willie Mays

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 126th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1918, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Burr Shakes Up Law Department at Mayor’s Request.”  … Full Article

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