On This Day
National Frappe Day
1912 The first artificial ice rink Arena Gardens opens in Toronto later renamed Mutual Street Arena
1933 Air France takes off on it’s first flight
1933 The New York Giants win the World Series over the Washington Senators and a 5 game series.
1935 The Detroit Tigers win the World Series in a 6 series over the Chicago Cubs.
1950 The New York Yankees beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5 - 2 sweeping the World series
1952 The New York Yankees win the World Series in seven games beating their hometown rivals the Brooklyn Dodgers.
1971 The French Connection premiers
1984 Danger Bay premiers episode The Sea Pup on CBC & The Disney Channel.
1992 Jacques Plante NO.1 jersey is retired by the Montreal Canadiens
1992 The Tampa Bay Lighting win their debt game as a NHL franchise 7 - 3 over the Chicago Blackhawks
1993 The Howard Stern’s book Private Parts hits book stores
1798 Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume composer, invented more the 3,000
1931 Desmond Tutu archbishop
1952 Vladamir Putin President Of Russia
1959 Simon Cowell TV host
1967 Toni Braxton singer actress
1968 Thom Yorke musician in the band Radiohead
1975 Terry Gerin Rhyno WWE wrestler, Politician
1983 Flying Lotus Rapper
1986 Bree Olson adult entertainer
1997 Kira Kosarin actress