Friday, January 11, 2013
Animation Fun Facts for Jan. 11, 2013 fri.
Birthdays: Roman Emperor Theodosius 1st, Alexander Hamilton, Gliere, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Mr. Selfridge the London department store guy, Rod Taylor, the voice od Pongo in 101 Dalmatians is 83, David Wolper, Lyle Lovett, Naomi Judd, Stanley Tucci, Disney animator Prez Romanillos, Amanda Peet is 41 1892- French impressionist painter Paul Gaughin, aged 46, married a 13 year old Tahitian girl named Tehura. 1958- the TV show Seahunt permiered. It made a star out of Lloyd Bridges, the father of Jeff and Beau. 1965- Whiskey-A-Go-Go, the first Disco opened on Sunset Strip in Los Angeles. Discotecque is French for record library. 1995- Warner Bros purchased a dozen metromedia television stations around the US and this day started them off as the WB Network. 2004- Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg registered the domain name Facebook.com.