WHAT HAPPENED TODAY IN HISTORY...JULY 30th:

1733 - Society of Freemasons opens 1st American lodge in Boston
1898 - Will Kellogg invents Corn Flakes
1954 - Elvis Presley joins Memphis Federation of Musicians, Local 71
1969 - Barbra Streisand opens for Liberace at International Hotel, Las Vegas
1996 - Tommy Lasoda retires as LA Dodger manager

HAPPY BIRTHDAY / ANNIVERSARY TO:

1863 - Henry Ford, Dearborn Township Michigan, industrialist and auto maker (Ford- model T), (d. 1947)
1947 - Arnold Schwarzenegger, Austria, body builder/actor/politician (Terminator, 38th Governor of California)
1954 - Ken Olin, Chicago Ill, actor (Hill St Blues, Michael-30 Something)
1956 - Anita Hill, professor of law, Clarence Thomas' nemesis
1956 - Delta Burke, Orlando Fla, actress (Suzanne-Designing Women)
1974 - Hilary Swank, Bellingham WA, actress (Karate Kid 4)
2004 - Actor Nicolas Cage (40) weds Alice Kim (20) at a private ranch in Northern California

GOODBYE TO:

1996 - Claudette Colbert, actress (Happened One Night), dies of stroke at 93
2003 - Sam Phillips, American record producer (b. 1923)

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