Birthdaze: King Louis XI of France "the Spider King"1423, Franz Kafka is 130, Mr. Preserved Fish -New York Congressman-1819, Dave Barry, Leos Janacek, John Singleton Copley, Ken Russell, Tom Stoppard, George Sanders, Peter Fountain, Tom Cruise is 51
1931- The Cab Calloway Orchestra recorded 'The St. James Infirmary Blues."
1971- Rock singer Jim Morrison 28, found dead of a heart attack in his bathtub in Paris.
2002- Powerpuff Girls the Movie, premiered.