Birthdays: Alexander Hamilton, Gliere, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Mr. Selfridge the London department store guy, Rod Taylor the voice of Pongo in 101 Dalmatians is 84, David Wolper, Lyle Lovett, Ben Crenshaw, Naomi Judd, Stanley Tucci, Amanda Peet is 42, Disney animator Prez Romanillos
1892- French impressionist painter Paul Gaughin, aged 46, married a 13 year old Tahitian girl named Tehura.
1958- the TV show Seahunt premiered. It made a star out of Lloyd Bridges, the father of Jeff and Beau.
1995- Warner Bros purchased a dozen metromedia television stations around the US and this day started them off as the WB Network.