On This Day September 13th
On This Day in history:
1503- Michelangelo began work on "David."
1788- New York City is named the capital of the United States.
1789- The United States Government took out its first loan.
1906- Europe completed its first airplane flight.
1948- New York City's "School of Performing Arts" opened. It was the first public school to focus on and specialize in performing arts.
1954- Judy Garland graced the cover of "Life" magazine.
1963- Philips company debuted the cassette tape.
1965- "Yesterday/Act Naturally" was released by the Beatles.
1970- The first New York City Marathon happened.
1985- Sting started his first solo tour to promote the album "Dream Of The Blue Turtles."
1993- "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" debuted on NBC.
1998- Mel B from the girl-band "Spice Girls" married Jimmy Gulzarof.
1977- Fiona Apple, Musician
1980- Ben Savage, "Boy Meets World"
1971- Stella McCartney
1969- Tyler Perry
1946- Frank Marshall