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Calendar for May 27th, 2014

Born 1818: Amelia Bloomer (reformer)

Born 1837: "Wild Bill" Hickok (frontiersman)

Died 1840: Niccol├▓ Paganini (composer)

Born 1912: John Cheever (writer)

Born 1923: Henry Kissinger (diplomat)

1937: Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco opened to pedestrians only

1941: German battleship Bismarck sunk

1967: USS John F. Kennedy christened by 9-year old Caroline Kennedy

Born 1971: Paul Bettany (actor)

Born 1975: Jamie Oliver (chef)

Died 2006: Paul Gleason (actor)

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