Birthdays: William Faulkner, Jean Phillipe Rameau, Mark Rothko, Dmitri Shoshtakovich, Sergei Bondarchuk, Phil Rizzutto the Scooter, Bob MacAdoo, Heather Locklear is 53, Scotty Pippin, Christopher Reeve, Mark Hamill is 64, Glen Gould, Barbera Walters is 86, Red Smith, Aldo Ray, Will Smith is 47, Michael Douglas 71 & Catherine Zeta-Jones-46
1888- The beginning of the Sherlock Holmes adventure the Hound of the Baskervilles.
1953- Alfred Hitchcock wrapped filming on his only 3D film, Dial M for Murder.
1965- The Beatles cartoon show premiered.
1980- John Bonham of Led Zeppelin was found dead of alcohol poisoning.
1984-THE RUBBERHEADS STRIKE- Disneyland workers including the actors who stroll the park in big Mickey and Goofy heads go on strike.