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MILESTONES: July 8, birthdays for Kevin Bacon, Toby Keith, John D. Rockefeller

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 189th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Kevin Bacon and Toby Keith, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1951, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “$3,000,000 Gas Explosion Rocks Newark Area.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: July 7, birthdays for Ringo Starr, Jim Gaffigan, Dylan Sprayberry

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 188th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Ringo Starr and Michelle Kwan, among others. **** … Full Article

MILESTONES: July 6, birthdays for Kevin Hart, Sylvester Stallone, George W. Bush

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 187th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Kevin Hart and Sylvester Stallone, among others.
**** ON THIS DAY IN 1920, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Prohibition Agents Hold Roundup Here.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: July 5, birthdays for Megan Rapinoe, DJ Pauly D, RZA

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 185th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Huey Lewis and Edie Falco, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1918, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Brooklyn Aviator Drops Aflame in Montdidier Flight.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: July 2, birthdays for Margot Robbie, Lindsay Lohan, Sean Casey

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 182nd day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Margot Robbie and Sean Casey, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1950, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published a front-page article titled “Police Reinforced in Bookie Drive.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: July 1, birthdays for Pamela Anderson, Dan Aykroyd, Missy Elliott

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 181st day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Dan Aykroyd and Debbie Harry, among others. **** … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 30, birthdays for Mike Tyson, Michael Phelps, Cole Swindell

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 180th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Mike Tyson and Vincent D'Onofrio, among others. **** … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 29, birthdays for Gary Busey, Nicole Scherzinger, Charlamagne Tha God

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 179th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Gary Busey and Joe Johnson, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1947, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published a front-page article titled “Transit Relief Due Here in Early ’48.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 28, birthdays for John Cusack, Mel Brooks, Kathy Bates

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 178th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Elon Musk and Mel Brooks, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1925, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published a front-page article titled “Man Slain, $5,000 Taken in 2 Holdups.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 27, birthdays for Tobey Maguire, Khloe Kardashian, Ed Westwick

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 177th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Tobey Maguire and J.J. Abrams, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1938, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published a front-page article titled “New Deal Ousts 23 Revenue Jobs Here.” … Full Article

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