On This Day
Russian Language Day
National Drive-In Movie Day
1891 Canada's First prime minister Sir. John A. MacDonald Passes away.
1933 In Camden, New Jersey the first drive in movie theater opens in the backyard of Richard M. Hollingshead Jr.
1944 D-Day aka Operation Neptune Allied invasion of Normandy during the German occupation of France, it was the largest seaborne battle in World War 2.
1946 The NBA National Basketball Association announces it's first with 11 teams Toronto Huskies, New York Knickerbockers, Boston Celtics, Chicago Stags, Detroit Falcons, Cleveland Rebels, Philadelphia Warriors, Pittsburgh Ironmen, Providence Steam Rollers , St. Louis Bombers, Washington Capitals
1683 Oxford University then grand opening of the first museum The Ashmolean
1972 The New York Islanders are awarded an NHL Franchise
1972 The album Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust is released by David Bowie
1984 The video game Tetris goes on sale in Russia
2006 ICE-CUBE releases the album Laugh Now, Cry Later
1947 Robert England aka Freddy Kurger
1960 Steve Vai guitarist was in the band Frank Zppa
1965 Cam Neely Hockey player who played for the Boston Bruins
1967 Paul Giamatti Actor Private Parts
1975 Staci Kwanan actress My Two Dads
1985 Drew McIntyre WWE Wrestler 1 x WWE Heavy Weight Champion 1 x WWE Intercontinental Championship 1x Tag Team Champion
1988 Maria Alyokhina advocate musician in the Band Pussy Riot
1998 Ella Poletti musician
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