History

September 2, birthdays for Salma Hayek, Terry Bradshaw, Mark Harmon

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 245th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1907, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Boy Rolling Barrel When it Exploded.” … Full Article

September 1, birthdays for Lily Tomlin, Dr. Phil, Gloria Estefan

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 244th day of the year. ON THIS DAY in 1919, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Lonas May Renew Offer to Build 14 Jamaica Bay Piers.” … Full Article

August 31, birthdays for Martha Stewart, Ryan Lochte, Tony Bennett

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 215th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1919, The Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Two Cent Transfer Fee Goes Into Effect; No Disorder Reported.” … Full Article

August 28, birthdays for Armie Hammer, Shania Twain, Jason Priestley

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 240th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1949, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Boro Reports 26 of City’s 53 New Cases of Polio.” … Full Article

August 27, birthdays for Aaron Paul, Paul Reubens, Darren McFadden

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 239th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1935, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “10,000 Swarm in Ten Blocks on WPA Call.” … Full Article

August 25, birthdays for Gene Simmons, Regis Philbin, Sean Connery

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 237th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1929, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled, “Nine Makes of Lipstick Contain Benzol, Highly Dangerous, Wynne Finds.” … Full Article

August 24, birthdays for Mike Huckabee, Reggie Miller, Cal Ripken

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 236th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1924, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Mother Who Sold Her Baby Is Hysterical in Prison; Buyer Reads Bible in Cell.” … Full Article

August 21, birthdays for Usain Bolt, Hayden Panettiere, Brody Jenner

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 233rd day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1936, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Drunken Cop Rams Wagon, Hurls Driver Off Bridge to Death.” … Full Article

August 20, birthdays for Robert Plant, Amy Adams, Demi Lovato

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 232nd day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1932, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Full Week Goal Set for Flying Boudoir.” … Full Article

August 19, birthdays for Bill Clinton, Matthew Perry, John Stamos

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 231st day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1925, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Sixteen Men Escape Death as Steel Pier Collapses.” … Full Article

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