Today is Day 146 of 2023
Ashcah Young, the first person to be condemned as a witch in America, was hanged for using foreign herbs to cure her neighbors in Windsor, Connecticut.
Entertainer Al Jolson born in Seredzius, Lithuania.
Photographer Dorothea Lange born in Hoboken, New Jersey.
The novel Dracula by Bram Stoker is published.
Actor John Wayne (Marion Morrison) born in Winterset, Iowa.
William Knox D'Arcy's crew hits oil for the first time in the Middle East.
English actor Peter Cushing (Dracula) born Kenley, England.
Composer, musician and poet, Moondog born in Marysville, Kansas.
Jazz coolster Miles Davis born Alton, Illinois.
San Francisco Bay's Golden Gate Bridge opened.
Singer-songwriter Levon Helm born in Elaine, Arkansas.
English guitarist Mick Ronson (a Spider from Mars) born in Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England.
Submitted for your approval: The Twilight Zone, Episode 64 "Will the Real Martian Please Stand Up?" airs on this Friday evening.
Poet and translator, Simon Armitage born in Huddersfield, England.
He is the current Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom.
The European Community adopts the European flag.
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