Mar 23 NYC
Posted: Mar 24, 2013 | 6:13 PM
by Jared Goldstein
1857...Elisha Otis installs the first passenger elevator in a downtown department store.
1908, Joan Crawford, the Academy Award-winning actress who epitomized the glamorous Hollywood movie star, was born. Following death on May 10, 1977
She made her career on Broadway, starred in movies, and lived in NYC to her death in 1977.
1949Ric Ocasek, Rock musician (The Cars)
Amanda and I passed him in the Flatiron District with his wife, model Paulina Porizkova in 2012. I barely noticed them, but my fiancee Amanda thought I was lying that I actually looked at her.
They live in NYC.
Sidney Hillman 3/23/1887 - 7/10/1946
American labor leader and one of the founders of the C.I.O.
?? 1957Amanda Plummer, Actress, turns 561959Catherine Keener, Actress, turns 541964Hope Davis, Actress, turns 491966Marin Hinkle, Actress ("Two and a Half Men," "Once and Again"), turns 471973Jason Kidd, Basketball player, turns 401976Michelle Monaghan, Actress, turns 371978Perez Hilton, Gossip blogger, turns 35
Erich Fromm 3/23/1900 - 3/18/1980
German-born American psychoanalyst and social philosopher