Maureen Reillette “Rebbie” Jackson-Brown is an American singer born on this day in 1950. She is the eldest child of the Jackson family of musicians.
Did you know that:
• Fashion business executive Ebenezer Butterick, who invented the first graded sewing pattern, was born on this day in 1826
• American chemist John Pemberton began to advertise Coca-Cola on this day in 1886
• Charles Strite filed a patent for the pop-up toaster on this day in 1919
• Albert Einstein’s Theory of Relativity was confirmed by Arthur Eddington’s expedition to photograph a solar eclipse on the island of Principe, West Africa on this day in 1919
// Compiled by Zoya Siddiqui