January 8

Happy Birthday RIP José Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón(1912–1992) Elvis Aaron Presley(1935–1977) David Bowie(Jones 1947–2016) Stephen Hawking(1942–2018) ; Larry Storch–96 Charles Osgood Wood III–86 Shirley Bassey–82 Robert “Bob” Eubanks–81 Michelle Forbes(Guajardo)–54 Sarah Polley–40 Rachel Nichols–39 Freddie Stroma(Frederic Sjostrom)–32 ; 1790 – George Washington delivers the first State of the Union address in New York, New York ; 1828 – The Democratic Party of the United States is organized