Friday, September 28, 2012
Animation Fun Facts for Sept 28, 2012
Birthdays: Michel Caravaggio, Lil Abner cartoonist Al Kapp, William Paley, Bridgette Bardot is 76, Marcello Mastroianni, Moon Unit Zappa, Ed Sullivan, John Sayles, Arnold Stang, J.T. Walsh, Janeane Garofalo is 47, Mia Sorvino is 44, Hillary Duff, Naomi Watts is 43 1904- A woman is arrested on New York’s Fifth Ave for openly smoking a cigarette. Look how far we’ve come. Today almost anyone now can be arrested for smoking a cigarette! 1928-William Paley, son of a cigar manufacturer, becomes president of CBS broadcasting. He turns it into a corporate broadcasting giant, and threw his support behind developing television and long playing records. 1967- Speed Racer premiered in the U.S..