Why Celebrate Today? November 19, 2009

Btms^ for Thursday, November 19.
Drink 4cast 4 2day: Fosters Beer 2 toast 2 actress Jodie Foster born 2day in 1962! 
On this date in…
1752 – George Rogers Clark born…to be a Kentucky military leader during the American Revolution.
1816 – Warsaw University was founded.
1905 – Tommy Dorsey was born…to be the leader of the big band and the “Sentimental Gentleman of Swing”!
1917 – Indira Gandhi was born…to be the Prime Minister of India.
1921 – Baseball’s Roy Campanella was born…to play catcher for the Brooklyn Dodgers!
1933 – CNN’s Larry King was born…live and talking!
1936 – Dick Cavett was born…talking too!
1938 – Entrepreneur Ted Turner was born…to found CNN.
1942 – Calvin Klein was born…wearing nothing but his “Calvins” to be a designing man?
1949 – Ahmad Rashad was born…to receive for the Minnesota Vikings and to be a sportscaster.
1956 – Journalist Ann Curry was born…”Today” in 1956!
1959 – Actress Allison Janney was born…in “The West Wing” to be C.J. Cregg!
1961 – “When Harry Met Sally” actress Meg Ryan was born…”Sleepless in Seattle”?
1962 – Actress Jodie Foster was born…as “The Brave One” to make “Contact” and ensure the “Silence of the Lambs”?
1965 – Kellogg’s Pop Tarts pastries were created…they’re what’s for breakfast!
1966 – TV chef Rocco DiSpirito was born…to cook!
1973 – Dancer, choreographer Savion Glover was born…to “Bring in ‘da Funk/Bring in ‘da Noise”!
1985 – Playwright Herb Gardner’s “I’m Not Rappaport” premiered in NYC.

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