Birthdays: Amelia Earhart, cartoonist Pat Oliphant, Lynda Carter, Chief Dan George, Robert Hays, Gus Van Sant, Anna Paquin, J-Lo Jennifer Lopez is 43
1934- Cecil B. DeMille’s epic film Cleopatra premiered. It starred Claudette Colbert wearing skimpy metal lingerie that Lady Gaga could envy.
1948- Warner Bros "Haredevil Hare" featuring the first Marvin the Martian.
1980- In London’s Dorchester Hotel, comedian and actor Peter Sellers died of a heart attack. He was 54.
1985-Walt Disney's "The Black Cauldron" premiered.