Y Celebrate 2Day? Feb 4, 2010

Btms^ for Thursday, February 4…it’s Friday Eve!
 
Drink 4Cast 4 2Day: Sauza Gold Tequila, 2 toast 2 “The Golden Boy” boxer Oscar de la Hoya, born 2day in 1973.
 
Y Celebrate 2Day?
On this date in…
 
1789 – George Washington was unanimously elected the 1st U.S. President by the US Electoral College.
1825 – Construction of the Ohio and Erie Canal was OK’d by the Ohio Legislature.
1902 – Charles Lindberg was born…to be the 1st to pilot a plane across the Atlantic, from Long Island, New York to Paris, France in 1927.
1912 – Golfer Byron Nelson born…to love birdies and eagles!
1913 – Civil Rights activist Rosa Parks born…to keep her rightful seat on the #2857 bus in Montgomery, Alabama.
1921 – Women’s Rights activist, writer Betty Friedan born…to be a co-founder of NOW.
1936 – Comedian David Brenner born…to be the most frequent guest on “The Tonight Show” with 158 appearances.
1946 – Garson Kanin’s play “Born Yesterday” premiered in NYC.
1948 – Rocker “Alice Cooper” born….as Vincent Furnier, while “School’s Out”?
1957 – The 1st portable, electric typewriter was sold.
1959 – Lawrence Taylor born…to be a “Giant” of a linebacker in the NFL.
1960 – Composer, playwright Jonathan Larson born….to posthumously win the Tony and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama for “RENT”. RENT ran from April 1996 to September 2008, making it NYC’s 7th longest-running musical.
1962 – Singer, songwriter Clint Black born…to be a “Better Man” while he’s “Killin’ Time” with actress/wife Lisa Hartman Black? 
1971 – Comedian, actor Rob Corddry born…to be a Correspondent on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”.
1973 – Boxer Oscar de la Hoya born…to be “The Golden Boy” and bring home an Olympic gold medal from Barcelona!
 
Btms^ 

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