Birthdays; George Sanders (Shere Khan in Jungle Book),John Singleton Copley, Ken Russell, Tom Stoppard, Tom Cruise is 50
1931- The Cab Calloway Orchestra recorded 'The St. James Infirmary Blues."
1969- Brian Jones, having been kicked out of the Rolling Stones just days before -- drowns in his swimming pool. His home was once the estate of Winnie the Pooh author A.A. Milne
2002- Powerpuff Girls the Movie, premiered.