Birthdays: Lao Tzu -604 b.c., Caliph Al Mansur -the founder of Bagdhad-711 A.D., Dr. Ivan Pavlov, Charles Dana Gibson, Margaret Sanger the founder of Planned Parenthood, Clayton Moore TV’s Lone Ranger, Luigi Cherubini, Hollywood Producer Hal Wallis, Joey Heatherton, Bowser from Sha-Na-Na., Walter Koenig-Star Trek’s Mr. Chekov, Nicole Williamson, Sam Neill is 66
1324- In Ravenna a few hours after he put the finishing touches on the last part of his epic poem The Divine Comedy, Dante Alighieri died of malaria fever.
1927- Gene Austin recorded “My Blue Heaven”.
1955- Little Richard recorded the song “ Tuttie Fruitie”.
1957- TV show “Have Gun Will Travel” with Richard Boone as Paladin, premiered.
The head writer of this show was Gene Roddenberry, who would later create Star Trek.
1968- Filmation's "the Archies" Show "Sugar...ah, honey honey...."
1972- Premiere of the TV show The Waltons. “ Goodnight John-Boy.”
1978- The Mork & Mindy Show with a young Robin Williams. “Na-Nuu, Na-Nuu.”
1985- Disney's TV show "Gummi Bears"