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On This Day

October 5

National Do Something Nice Day

International Day of No Prostitution

World Teachers' Day

1942 The St. Louis Cardinals win the World Series over the New York Yankees 4 games to 1

1945 Hollywood Black Friday a riot breaks by the set decorators

1953 In rematch from 1952 The New York Yankees win their 5th Consecutive time A row the world series over the Brooklyn Dodgers.

1961 Breakfast at Tiffany’s opens in Movie Theatres starring Audrey Hepburn

1962 DR. No the first film in the James Bond film series premiers in London

1962 Love Me Do / P.S.I Love You is first released of The Beatles

1969 The BBC TV premier of Monty Python’s Flying Circus

1970 Led Zeppelin releases the album Led Zeppelin III

1970 The television station PBS debuts

1976 Toronto Blue Jays pick Bob Bailer as there first player Seattle choose Rupert Jones in unprotected player draft.

1973 Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is released by Elton John

2001 The film The Royal Tenenbaums premeires starring Ben Stiller, Gene Hackman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Bill Murray

Happy Birthday

1919 Donald Pleasance actor THX 1138, Halloween, Dracula, SNL

1943 Steve Miller musician

1957 Bernie Mac comedian actor, The Bernie Mac Show, House Part 3, Friday

1965 Mario Lemieux #66 NHL hockey play whom played and now Owns the Pittsburg Penguins 3 x Stanley Cup Champ 690 goals 1723 Points.

1965 Patrick Roy coach / goaltender 4 x Stanley Cup Champ 151 wins, 23 Shoot outs.

1965 Terri Runnels WWE Manger

1983 Nicky Hilton model

1990 Pia Lamberg Miss Universe 2011