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Doris Mae Mueller

Doris Mae Mueller, of Lake Orion. passed away on July 23, 2012. She was 87. Wife of the late Louis. Loving mother of Frank "Chip" Mueller, Dawn (Bob) Modders, Floyd R. "Dick" (Laurie) Mueller, Linda (Robert) Harm, and David (Patricia) Mueller....more >>

Frances Williams Anderson Pitcock

Frances Williams Anderson Pitcock passed away on June 21, 2012 after a short illness. She was 79. Born September 15, 1932 to Dorothy and Charles Williams at Leonard Michigan. She graduated from Oxford High School in 1950....more >>
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Born April 17th
1885: Isak Dinesen (Karen Dinesen), Danish writer (Out of Africa).
1894: Nikita S. Khrushchev, Soviet premier (1958-64).
1897: Thornton Wilder, novelist and playwright (Our Town).
1923: Harry Reasoner, American broadcast journalist.
1928: Cynthia Ozick, writer (The Cannibal Galaxy, The Messiah of Stockholm).
April 17th
in history
858: Benedict III ends his reign as Catholic Pope.
1492: Christopher Columbus signs a contract with Spain to find a western route to the Indies.
1521: Martin Luther is excommunicated from the Roman Catholic Church.
1524: Present-day New York Harbor is discovered by Giovanni Verrazano.
1535: Antonio Mendoza is appointed first viceroy of New Spain.