St. Vincents Day- "If Vincents Day be Rainy Weather, shall rain then 30 days together.”
Birthdays: D.W. Griffith, Jim Jarmusch is 59
1930 Ub Iwerks the creator of Mickey Mouse quit Walt Disney. Composer Carl Stalling also quit and went on to a much better career creating music for Warner Bros Looney Tunes.
1949-Tex Avery’s cartoon "Bad Luck Blackie".