It's mah birthday! Happy Fuzzypalooza to one and all!
Notable Events of November 15th:
â€¢ 1864 â€“ American Civil War: Union General William Tecumseh Sherman burns Atlanta, Georgia and starts Sherman's March to the Sea.
â€¢ 1920 â€“ First assembly of the League of Nations is held in Geneva.
â€¢ 1926 â€“ The NBC radio network opens with 24 stations.
â€¢ 1939 â€“ In Washington, D.C., US President Franklin D. Roosevelt lays the cornerstone of the Jefferson Memorial.
â€¢ 1969 â€“ In Columbus, Ohio, Dave Thomas opens the first Wendy's restaurant.
â€¢ 1708 â€“ William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham, UK Prime Minister
â€¢ 1882 â€“ Felix Frankfurter, U.S. Supreme Court Justice
â€¢ 1887 â€“ Georgia O'Keeffe, American painter
â€¢ 1891 â€“ Erwin Rommel, German field marshal, "The Desert Fox"
â€¢ 1907 â€“ Claus von Stauffenberg, leader of failed plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler
â€¢ 1919 â€“ Joseph Wapner, American judge, "The People's Court"
â€¢ 1928 â€“ C. W. McCall, American singer, "Convoy"
â€¢ 1929 â€“ Ed Asner, American actor
â€¢ 1930 â€“ J. G. Ballard, British author
â€¢ 1932 â€“ Petula Clark, English singer
â€¢ 1937 â€“ Yaphet Kotto, American actor
â€¢ 1940 â€“ Sam Waterston, American actor
â€¢ 1945 â€“ Anni-Frid "Frida" Lyngstad, singer (ABBA)
â€¢ 1951 â€“ Beverly D'Angelo, American actress
â€¢ 1952 â€“ Randy "Macho Man" Savage, American professional wrestler
â€¢ 1956 â€“ Michael Hampton, American guitarist (Funkadelic)
â€¢ 1962 â€“ FuzzyDave Smith, Mayor of the Internet
â€¢ 1968 â€“ Ol' Dirty Bastard, American rapper