Birthdays: Earl Kitchener, the Sirdar of Omdurman, Roy O. Disney, E.I. Dupont, Ambrose Bierce, Jack Dempsey, John Ciardi, Mick Fleetwood, Billy Casper, Michelle Lee, Claude Chabrol, Chief Dan George, Pete Hamill, Peter Weller, Sherry Springfield, Phil Harris- singer and voice of Baloo in Disney’s Jungle Book, Little John in Robin Hood and O'Malley in the Aristocats.
1901- The first exhibit in a Paris salon on the Rue Lafitte of a Spanish artist named Pablo Picasso.
1945- Meet the Press debuted on radio. Two years later it moved to television and it remains TV’s longest running program.
1949 - "Hopalong Cassidy" becomes the1st network western on television-NBC.
1963 - 1st demonstration of a home video recorder, at BBC Studios, London
1970 – The movie "Catch 22" opened in movie theaters.
1997- Brian Keith, actor (Family Affair, Dirty Dingus McGee), shot himself at 75. He was suffering from incurable cancer and tired of the pain fighting the disease.