On June 6 Robert Englund was born…

On June 6, 1947 Robert Englund was born. A classically trained actor is best known in his 30-year career for portraying the iconic serial killer and horror movie icon Freddy Krueger. The character, a child murderer turned burn victim, was created by Wes Craven and is the central character in the “Nightmare on Elm Street”…

On May 31 “The Hills” premiered…

On May 31, 2006 “The Hills” premiered on MTV. The reality series was a spin-off of MTV’s “Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County.” The series lasted for six seasons, and focused on the lives of various young adults living in Los Angeles. The series began following the life of Lauren Conrad after her high school…

On April 18 Kourtney Kardashian was born…

On April 18, 1979 Kourtney Mary Kardashian was born. She is best known for her reality television career, as well as being a fashion designer. As the eldest sister to Kim Kardashian and Khloe Kardashian, they are known colloquially as “The Kardashian Sisters.” She is the daughter of famed OJ Simpson defense attorney Robert Kardashian, who was…

On April 9 Hugh Hefner was born…

On April 9, 1926, Hugh Hefner was born. Hefner is best known for being the co-founder and chief creative officer of Playboy, as well as Playboy Enterprises. “Playboy” magazine was founded in 1953, with Marilyn Monroe on its first cover. The adult magazine features nude pictorials of women, who are often dubbed Playmates, as well…

On March 21, 2006 “The Real Housewives of Orange County” premiered on Bravo. The series, set in Orange County, California, is the first of “The Real Housewives” franchise (deemed the flagship show), with its ninth season premiering April of 2014. The series was inspired during the time the series’ “The O.C.” and “Desperate Housewives” were…

On March 19 “Monopoly” was published…

On March 19, 1935 the board game “Monopoly” was first published. The board game, which is currently produced by toy company Hasbro,” is named after the economic term of monopoly. Players engage with each other throughout the game by buying and trading properties, until one player is left standing after either buying everyone out, or…

On March 14 Albert Einstein was born…

On March 14, 1879 Albert Einstein was born. The German-born physicist is best known for his groundbreaking contributions to the world of physic, particularly the general theory of relativity — which focused on gravity in regards to time and space, and additionally quantum mechanics. Furthermore, Einstein cemented himself in pop culture with his equation E…