Today in history – Stevie Wonder runs for Mayor of Detroit?
TODAY IN HISTORY – July 8th
951 – Paris is founded
1988 – Stevie Wonder announces he will run for mayor of Detroit in 1992…however he never followed through with a campaign
HAPPY BIRTHDAY / ANNIVERSARY TO:
1839 – John D Rockefeller, Richford New York, US capitalist/founder (Standard Oil), (d. 1937)
1942 – British born actor “His Girl Friday” Cary Grant (38) weds American heiress and socialite Barbara Hutton (29)
1951 – Anjelica Huston, Los Angeles California, actress (Prizzi’s Honor, Alien)
1958 – Kevin Bacon, Phila Pa, actor (Diner, Footloose, She’s Having a Baby)
2011 – Betty Ford, First Lady of the United States (b. 1918)
2012 – Ernest Borgnine, American actor, dies from renal failure at 95
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