History

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

May 5, birthdays for Chris Brown, Adele, Brian Williams

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 125th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1913, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Baseball is Here; 25,000 See Game at Ebbets Field.” … Full Article

May 4, birthdays for Rory McIlroy, Randy Travis, Cesc Fabregas

ON THIS DAY in 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Elevator Falls Two Stories.”  … Full Article

April 30, birthdays for Stephen Harper, Johnny Galecki, Kirsten Dunst

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 120th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1913, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Police Prisoners Handcuffed on Trip to Appellate Court.” … Full Article

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