Tuesday, December 6, 2022

On This Day :: August 9

1
Birth

One of the most gifted and influential singers of history born in 1963.

2
Death

The late comedian Bernie Mac died in 2008.

3
1930

The iconic animated character of Betty Boop appears for the first time in 1930.

4
1950

Smokey Bear becomes the face of fire prevention in 1950.

5
2017

A giant inflatable chicken, resembling Donald Trump, was positioned in front of the white house in 2017.

Photo Credit Loz Pycock

6
Holiday

Hey Ladies! It’s National Women’s Day!