Birthdays: Elvis Presley would have been 82, Robert Schumann, Jose Ferrer, Shirley Bassey, Peter Arno, Yvette Mimieux, Larry Storch is 95, John Nierhardt, Bruce Sutter, Charles Osgood, Gen. James Longstreet, publisher Frank Doubleday, Saheed Jafray, Soupy Sales, David Bowie
1705- George Frederich Handel’s first opera Almira opened.
1904- Pope Pius X banned women wearing low cut dresses in front of clergy.
1962- The Mona Lisa traveled to America and went on display today at the National Gallery in Washington. It was loaned in a deal brokered by Jackie Kennedy and French cultural minister Andre Malreaux.
1973- Carly Simon got a gold record for "You’re So Vain".