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MILESTONES: June 19, birthdays for Dirk Nowitzki, Paula Abdul, Zoe Saldana

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 169th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Paula Abdul and Zoe Saldana, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1954, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published a front-page article titled “5% Amusement Tax Signed, Starts July 1.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 18, birthdays for Paul McCartney, Lou Brock, Carol Kane

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 168th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Paul McCartney and Blake Shelton, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1944, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published a front-page article titled “Boro’s War Bond Forces Open Drive.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 17, birthdays for Kendrick Lamar, Will Forte, Newt Gingrich

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 167th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Venus Williams and Kendrick Lamar, among others. **** … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 16, birthdays for Phil Mickelson, Banks, John Cho

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 166th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Laurie Metcalf and Abby Elliott, among others. **** … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 15, birthdays for Neil Patrick Harris, Courteney Cox, Leah Remini

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 165th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Jim Belushi and Courteney Cox, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Fined for Selling on Sunday.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 14, birthdays for Donald Trump, Lucy Hale, Kevin McHale

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 164th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Boy George and President Donald Trump, among others. For more of Brooklyn Today, please turn to page 3. **** … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 13, birthdays for Chris Evans, Kat Dennings, Tim Allen

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 163rd day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen and Chris Evans, among others. **** … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 12, birthdays for Adriana Lima, Kendra Wilkinson, Robyn

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 162nd day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Adriana Lima and former President George H. W. Bush, among others. **** … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 11, birthdays for Hugh Laurie, Joe Montana, Jackie Stewart

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 161st day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Hugh Laurie and Joe Montana, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1953, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article on the front page titled “Gangs Rule Prospect Park.” … Full Article

MILESTONES: June 10, birthdays for Judy Garland, Kate Upton, Prince Philip

Greetings, Brooklyn.  Today is the 160th day of the year. Notable people born on this day include Kate Upton and Prince Philip, among others. **** ON THIS DAY IN 1953, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article on the front page titled “80 Die in Bay State Tornadoes.” … Full Article

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