Sunrise Events in History

2010 Event - Muslims across the world begin the holy month of Ramadan where they must fast between sunrise and sunset

1989 Event - "Sunrise" a Gannett newspaper begins publishing for Bronx

1984 Death - Janet Gaynor, actress (Sunrise), dies at 77 from a traffic accident

1969 Birthday - Julie Delpy, actress, Before Sunrise

1960 Event - "Sunrise at Campobello" premiered at Palace theater

1958 Event - 12th Tony Awards: Sunrise at Campobello and Music Man win

1958 Event - Dore Schary's "Sunrise at Campobello," premieres in New York City

1944 Death - Carl Mayer, actor (Dreaming Lips, Ariane, Sunrise), dies at 49

1910 Birthday - Cao Yu, born in China, born Wan Jiabao, playwright, dramatist, celebrated for Thunderstorm, Sunrise, and Peking Man, responsible for spoken theater in 20th century Chinese literature

1906 Birthday - Janet Gaynor, Philadelphia, actress, Sunrise, A Star Is Born

1898 Event - Belgica crew see 1st sunrise in 1600 hours, 1st to endure Antarct winter

1894 Birthday - Carl Mayer, Graz, actor, Dreaming Lips, Ariane, Sunrise