BATMAN

 

On this date in 1915 Bob Kane was born.  He was the creator of the BATMAN comic book hero which was first published in 1939.

Boy Wonder showed up in 1940.

Bob Kane shown here with one of his Batman drawings.  Kane died in 1998 but Kane's work is still available for public viewing at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City  and other New York locations. 

Bob Kane shown here with one of his Batman drawings.  Kane died in 1998 but Kane's work is still available for public viewing at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City  and other New York locations. 

Also on this date in 1930, Jiles Perry Richardson, Jr. was born.

Was J.P. Richardson ...
a.  Author of Don't Sweat The Small Stuff    b.  A voice actor best known for his portrayal of Sooby-Doo   c.  The Big Bopper

Gene Roddenberry creator of the original Star Trek television series died on this date in 1991 at the age of 70.

Gene Roddenberry creator of the original Star Trek television series died on this date in 1991 at the age of 70.

And now for some TREK quotes ...

Captain Kirk having a moment ... "All right, you mutinous, disloyal, computerized half-breed. We'll see about you deserting my ship."

Captain Kirk having a moment ... "All right, you mutinous, disloyal, computerized half-breed. We'll see about you deserting my ship."

JP Richardson was the Big Bopper ~