Birthdays: Lao Tzu -604 BC, Caliph Al Mansur -the founder of Bagdhad-711AD, 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 71
1927-Modern dance pioneer Isadora Duncan died in freak car accident when her long scarf tangled in the spokes of her Bugatti sportscar and snapped her neck. She was 50. The scarf was a gift from the mother of future movie director Preston Sturges.
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 Showwith a young Robin Williams. “Na-Nuu, Na-Nuu.”
1985- Disney's TV shows "Gummi Bears and Wuzzlespremiered."