History

April 21, birthdays for Tony Romo, Queen Elizabeth II, Tony Danza

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 111th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1909, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Legislative Bosses to Act on Transit Bills.”  … Full Article

April 20, birthdays for Don Mattingly, Miranda Kerr, Carmen Electra

ON THIS DAY in 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Brooklyn Militia Ready for War Call.” The article focused on a colonel announcing preparations in the case of a call to battle. … Full Article

April 17, birthdays for Rooney Mara, Jennifer Garner, Boomer Esiason

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 107th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1908, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Eight Years In Prison; Absolutely Innocent.” … Full Article

April 16, birthdays for Luol Deng, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Akon

ON THIS DAY in 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Woods to Drive Out Brooklyn ‘Crooks.’” The article focused on the commissioner at the time stressing that he and his team were preparing for an “invasion” that would drive out t … Full Article

April 14, birthdays for Pete Rose, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Abigail Breslin

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 104th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Gunman Captured with $1,000 Jewels in Winthrop Street.” … Full Article

April 13, birthdays for Davis Love III, Ron Perlman, Garry Kasparov

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 103rd day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1910, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “200 Women in Meat Riot Wreck a Butcher’s Shop.”  … Full Article

April 9, birthdays for Kristen Stewart, Leighton Meester, Marc Jacobs

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 99th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1915, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Find Lillian Norton Roaming in Streets.”  … Full Article

April 8, birthdays for Patricia Arquette, Robin Wright, Kofi Annan

ON THIS DAY in 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “John McNamee Dies; A Subway Builder.” The article focused on a well-known Brooklyn engineer passing away. … Full Article

April 7, birthdays for Russell Crowe, Francis Ford Cappola, Jackie Chan

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 97th day of the year. **** … Full Article

April 1, birthdays for Rachel Maddow, Samuel Alito, Randy Orton

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 91st day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1907, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Man Just Out of Jail Murders His Daughter.” … Full Article

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