Y Celebrate 2Day? Feb 26, 2010

Btms^ for Friday, Feb. 26 – TGIF!
 
Drink 4Cast 4 2Day: A Shot of Buffalo Trace Bourbon, 2 toast 2 Buffalo Bill Cody, born 2day in 1846!
 
Y Celebrate 2Day?
On this date in…
 
1802 – Victor Hugo born…in France to write of “Les Miserables” and “the Hunchback of Notre Dame”.
1829 – Levi Strauss born…to be the original ‘Blue Jean Baby’?
1846 – William F. Cody born…to be “Buffalo Bill Cody” on the American frontier!
1908 – Cartoonist, voice actor Tex Avery born…to be as animated as a “Daffy Duck” & “Bugs Bunny” and a “Droopy Dog”!
1916 – Comedian Jackie Gleason born..to be a “Honeymooner”!
1917 – The Original Dixieland Jass Band recorded the 1st jazz record, for the Victor Talking Machine Company, in NY. (The Jass name later changed to Jazz!)
1919 – The Grand Canyon was designated as a National Park.
1920 – Actor Tony Randall born…to “The Odd Couple”?
1928 – Singer, musician Fats Domino born…on “Blueberry Hill” to find his thrill while “Walkin’ to New Orleans” on a “Blue Monday”?
1929 – The Grand Teton National Park was designated.
1932 – Singer, songwriter Johnny Cash born…a “Man in Black” to “Walk the Line” in a “Ring of Fire” and be “A Boy Named Sue” in “Jackson”?
1945 – Musician Mitch Ryder born…with “Detroit Wheels” to run with the “Devil with the Blue Dress On”?
1953 – Singer, songwriter Michael Bolton born…knowing “That’s What Love is All About”?
1979 – Singer Corrine Bailey Rae born…to have “Trouble Sleeping”?
1983 – Michael Jackson’s album “Thriller” hit #1 on the charts, and stayed there for 37 weeks!
1984 – “All The King’s Men” Pulitzer Prize winning author, poet, and Kentuckian Robert Penn Warren was named the 1st U.S. Poet Laureate.
 
Btms^ 

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