On This Day
1799 The first president of United States George Washington passes away
1915 Jack Johnson win the Boxing Heavyweight Championship Title
1968 I heard thru the Grapevine by Marvin Gaye hits #1
1977 Saturday Night Fever opens in Theatres Directed by John Badham Starring John Travolta
1970 The Clash release the Album London Calling
1972 La fille de Dracula, The Film Daughter of Dracula open in Theaters in France it directed by Jesús Franco and starred Carmen Yazalde, & Howard Vernon.
1984 The Film Starman opens in Theatres directed by John Carpenter Starring Jeff Bridges, Karen Allen & Charles Martin Smith.
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1911 Spike Jones Bandleader, actor
1970 Beth Orton Musician
1979 Michael Owen Footballer
1988 Vanessa Hudgens Actress in High School Musical