History

Dec. 17, birthdays for Pope Francis, Eugene Levy, Chase Utley

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 252nd day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1915, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Painter Held in Safe Robbery Case.” … Full Article

Dec. 9, birthdays for Kirsten Gillibrand, Kirk Douglas, Judi Dench

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 343rd day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1919, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Strike Paralyzes Harbor Traffic; Ferries Tied Up.” … Full Article

November 24, birthdays for Oscar Robertson, Katherine Heigl, Sarah Hyland

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 328th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1929, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Still Plan Visits to Priest’s Grave as Closing Nears.” … Full Article

November 23, birthdays for Chuck Schumer, Miley Cyrus, Snooki

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 327th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1932, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Peggy Joyce’s Glory Sold by Uncle Sam.” … Full Article

November 20, birthdays for Joe Biden, Dierks Bentley, Carlos Boozer

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 324th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1926, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Cop’s Murderers Are Identified by Pal’s Confession.” … Full Article

November 19, birthdays for Patrick Kane, Calvin Klein, Allison Janney

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 323rd day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1919, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “10C. Fare Illegal on Flatbush Ave. Line, Rules P.S.C.” … Full Article

November 17, birthdays for Martin Scorsese, Lorne Michaels, Tom Seaver

ON THIS DAY IN 1912, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Admits 3 Murders; Won’t Give His Name.” … Full Article

November 13, birthdays for Jimmy Kimmel, Whoopi Goldberg, Gerard Butler

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 317th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1922, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Persistent Wooer of Nurse is Held.” … Full Article

November 6, birthdays for Ethan Hawke, Emma Stone, Sally Field

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 310th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1952, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Freak Collision on Canarsie BMT Leaves 46 Hurt.” … Full Article

Nov. 4, birthdays for Matthew McConaughey, Sean Combs, Laura Bush

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 308th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1917, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Knit Sweater for Soldier; Eagle Has Wool; Hurry!” … Full Article

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