On This Day … 18 October [2022]

Events People (Births) British Broadcasting Company The British Broadcasting Company Ltd. (BBC) was a short-lived British commercial company formed on 18 October 1922 by British and American electrical companies doing business in the United Kingdom. Licensed by the British General Post Office, their original office was located on the second floor of Magnet House, the… Read More

On This Day … 22 September [2022]

People (Births) People (Deaths) Martha Scott Martha Ellen Scott (22 September 1912 to 28 May 2003) was an American actress. She was featured in major films such as Cecil B. DeMille’s The Ten Commandments (1956), and William Wyler’s Ben-Hur (1959), playing the mother of Charlton Heston’s character in both films. She originated the role of… Read More