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January 5, birthdays for Diane Keaton, Carrie Ann Inaba, Charlie Rose

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the fifth day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Diane Keaton and Warrick Dunn, among others. **** … Full Article

January 4, birthdays for Kris Bryant, Toni Kroos, Graham Elliot

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the fourth day of the year.   Notable people born on this day include Michael Stipe and Don Shula, among others.   **** … Full Article

January 3, birthdays for Eli Manning, Jim Ross, Angela Yee

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the third day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Mel Gibson and Eli Manning, among others. **** … Full Article

December 30, birthdays for LeBron James, Tiger Woods, Sandy Koufax

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 364th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Tiger Woods and Patti Smith, among others. **** … Full Article

December 29, birthdays for Alison Brie, Ross Lynch, Kei Nishikori

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 363rd day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Mary Tyler Moore and Ted Danson, among others. **** … Full Article

December 28, birthdays for John Legend, Denzel Washington, Joe Manganiello

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 362nd day of the year.   Notable people born on this day include Nichelle Nichols and Denzel Washington, among others. **** … Full Article

Christmas throughout the decades, as seen through the pages of the Eagle

Christmas has been Christmas for centuries, but the ways it has been observed and celebrated have changed considerably over time. Nothing shows this more than a look at the pages of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle from the 1860s through the early 1950s. … Full Article

December 23, birthdays for Jim Harbaugh, Hanley Ramirez, Finn Wolfhard

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 358th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Hanley Ramirez and Donna Tartt, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1954, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Citizens Union Hits 2G ‘Gift’ to Councilmen.” … Full Article

December 22, birthdays for Meghan Trainor, Ted Cruz, Diane Sawyer

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 357th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Diane Sawyer and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, among others. **** … Full Article

December 21, birthdays for Samuel L. Jackson, Jane Fonda, Kiefer Sutherland

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 356th day of the year.   Notable people born on this day include Samuel L. Jackson and Chris Evert, among others.  … Full Article

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