On This Day
National Hermit Day
National Cat Day
1787 The first performance of Don Giovanni composed by Mozart
1960 Muhammad Ali wins his first pro boxing match vs Tunney Hunsaker
1969 The birth of the internet when a computer to computer link is established ARPANET
1998 Space Shuttle Discovery with John Glenn the oldest man in space lift off
1991 Ice Cube releases the album Death Certificate
1993 The Nightmare Before Christmas opens Tim Burton
1999 Thicker Than Water opens starring ICE-CUBE, Big Pun, Fat Joe, MC Eiht, & B-Real. Directed by Richard Cummings Jr.
2012 Hurricane Sandy lands on the US east coast
2014 The San Francisco Giants win the World Seriers in 7 games over the Kansas City Royals.
1938 Ralph Bakshi Director Wizards, The Lord of the Rings, & Fritz the Cat.
1947 Richard Dreyfuss Actor American Graffiti, Weeds, Mr. Opus Opus, Jaws
1967 Beth Chapman reality tv star on the show Dog The Bounty Hunter.
1971 Winona Ryder actrss Edward Scissorhands, Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael, Bram Stoker's Dracula& Beetlejuice.
1972 Gabrielle Union actress Bring It On,
1980 Ben Foster Actor 3:10 to Yuma, X-men: the last stand
1984 Eric Staal NHL hockey player member of the triple gold club, Stanley Cup, 2007 World Champion, 2010 Winter Olympics
1987 Tove Lo pop singer
1992 Jacqueline Jossa actress on the show Eastenders
1996 Astrid Smeplass pop singer