The Eiffel Tower, in Paris, opens to the public

It Happened on
March 31, 1889

The film Tomorrowland starring George Clooney gives us the impression that Gustave Eiffel is a very important member of Plus Ultra. Eiffel was a prolific engineer, but I haven't come across him so far in my research. Gustave does have something to tell you though... He did make a big splash with the delivery of The Eiffel Tower, and so 9 months later, were born:


born on January 05, 1890

Cora Witherspoon

American stage and film character actress whose career spanned nearly half a century

born on January 05, 1890

Mary Merrall

English actress whose career of over 60 years encompassed stage, film and television work

They are like two peas in a pod!

 

born on November 07, 1872 (d. 1945)

Lucille La Verne

American stage and screen actress known for her appearances in silent, scolding, obnoxious, vituperative, sarcastic, cunning, and vengeful roles in early sound films

born on December 15, 1832

Gustave Eiffel

French civil engineer who built bridges for the French railway network, and the Eiffel Tower
 


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Gustave Eiffel

French civil engineer who built bridges for the French railway network, and the Eiffel Tower