Birthdays: Man Ray, Martha Ray, LBJ ( Lyndon Baines Johnson), Hegel, C.S. Forester, Hannibal Hamlin- Abe Lincolns first term vice president, Barbara Bach, Theodore Dreiser, Lady Antonia Fraser, Tommy Sands, Tuesday Weld is 71, Mangesuthu Buthelezi, Paul Rubens-aka Pee Wee Herman is 62
1912- Edgar Rice Burroughs published Tarzan of the Apes.
1917- Straight Shooting, the first film directed by John Ford released.
1964- FIFTY YEARS AGO The movie version of Mary Poppins premiered.
1967- Beatles manager Brian Epstein overdosed on sleeping pills.
1968- Former master animator Bill Tytla's request to return to Disney was turned down. The artist who animated Grumpy the Dwarf, Dumbo and the Devil on Bald Mountain even offered to do a free "trial animation test" to show he still had it. Disney exec W.H. Anderson wrote him:" We really have only enough animation for our present staff."
Tytla died later that year.