History

May 29, birthdays for Carmelo Anthony, Melissa Etheridge, Annette Benning

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 149th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1916, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “James J. Hill Dies; Railroad Man and ‘Empire Builder.’” … Full Article

May 28, birthdays for Rudy Giuliani, Gladys Knight, Elizabeth Hasselbeck

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 148th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Say Wealthy Folk Got Cocaine Here.”  … Full Article

May 26, birthdays for Scott Disick, Lenny Kravitz, Genie Francis

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 146th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1907, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Bridegroom of 92 Weds Octogenarian Widow.” … Full Article

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

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