Y Celebrate 2day, 1/22/10

Btms^ for Friday, January 22, TGIF!
 
Drink 4cast 4 2day: a White Russian Cocktail, in honor of renowned Russian choreographer George Balanchine, born 2day in 1904.  
 
Y CELEBRATE?
On this date in…
 
1788 – Lord Byron born…to wax poetic because “She Walks in Beauty” with “Don Juan”?
1849 – Swedish playwright August Strindberg born…to be “The Stronger” with “Miss Julie”?
1904 – Russian ballet choreographer George Balanchine born…on his toes to be a “Nutcracker”!
1931 – Singer, songwriter Sam Cooke born…and “A Change is Gonna Come” because “You Send Me”?
1934 – Actor Bill Bixby born…to be an “Incredible Hulk” and “My Favorite Martian” with the “Courtship of Eddie’s Father”?
1938 – Playwright Thorton Wilder’s “Our Town” premiered in New Jersey.
1940 – British actor John Hurt born…an “Elephant Man”?
1949 – “Don’t Stop Believein’ ” singer Steve Perry born…to “Journey” far with “Oh Sherrie”?
1953 – Playwright Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” premiered in NYC.
1965 – Actress Diane Lane born…”Under the Tuscan Sun” to have “A Little Romance” and be “Unfaithful” with “The Outsiders”?
1968 – Rowan and Martin’s “Laugh In” premiered on NBC-TV.
1984 – Apple’s Macintosh, the 1st computer to popularize the mouse and graphical user interface, was introduced during Super Bowl XVIII in its famous “1984” TV ad.
1992 – Dr. Roberta Bondar became the 1st Canadian female in space, aboard the Space Shuttle SS-42 Mission.
 
Btms^  

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