Original first five pages of 1990 book





Sample of first two pages of biographs


Sample of last two pages of biographs


Original last two pages of 1990 book


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INDEX OF NAMES in alphabetical order

NAME EVENT DATE EXACT PAGE L_NAME AMER MINOR MALE TYPE AGE_YEARS AGE_MONTHS AGE_DAYS extra
LOUISE JOY BROWN ….. is born as the world's first "test tube baby" - in England. 1978 1978   0/0 Brown, Louise Joy False False False x 0 0 0 days False
PATRICK B. KENNEDY … dies prematurely and nation mourns with the "First Family". 1963 1963   0/0 Kennedy, Patrick True False True y 0 0 2 days False
BABY FAE ................. receives a transplanted liver from a baboon, but dies in 9 days. 1983 1983   0/0 Baby Fae True False False x 0 0 3 days False
SIDHARTHA THE BUDDAH . receives 108 Brahmins at his name-giving ceremony. 563 BC ->29/4 -563 *** 0/0 Sidhartha the Buddah False True True r 0 0 5 days False
MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS .. inherits the Scottish throne. 1542 ->25/6 1542   0/0 Mary Queen of Scots False False False q 0 0 6 days False
VIRGINIA DARE ........ is left with "lost Colony" as 1st English person born in America. 1587 1587   0/0 Dare, Virginia True False False x 0 0 9 days False
KING JAMES I .....… assumes throne of Scotland when his mother Mary abdicates. 1567 1567   1/1 James I of England False False True q 1 1 13 days False
KING JAMES V ......... ascends to Scottish throne when his father dies in battle. 1513 1513   1/5 James V of Scotland False False True q 1 5 10 days False
HELEN KELLER ......... is attacked by scarlet fever, becoming deaf and blind. 1882 ->7/9 1882   1/7 Keller, Helen True False False x 1 7 12 days False
CHARLES LINDBERGH JR. is kidnapped from cradle causing sensational headlines. 1932 1932   1/8 Lindbergh, Charles Jr. True False True x 1 8 12 days False
EMILIE DIONNE ........ appears with 4 quintuplets in biographical movie REUNION. 1936 1936   2/1 Dionne, Emilie False False True u 2 1 3 days False
F.C.J. BONAPARTE ..... is made prince of Parmas as Napoleon Bonaparte's son. 1814 1814 * 2/2 Bonaparte, F.C.J. False False True x 2 2 3 days False
JOHN F. KENNEDY JR. .. salutes casket of martyred father as nation watches on TV. 1963 1963   2/11 Kennedy, John Jr. True False True y 2 11 29 days False
JESUS CHRIST ......... leaves with Mary and Joseph as they flee into Egypt. 1 BC ->12/6 -1 *** 3/2 Jesus Christ False False True r 3 2 0 days False
ELIZABETH TAYLOR ..... entertains the King and Queen of England dancing ballet. 1935 ->10/5 1935   3/2 Taylor, Elizabeth True False False e 3 2 20 days False
SPANKY MCFARLAND ..... debuts as Fat Boy on movie series OUR GANG. 1931 1931   3/3 McFarland, Spanky True False True e 3 3 3 days False
LOUIS BRAILLE … is blinded preparing him for mission of teaching blind to read. 1812 ->15/8 1812 * 3/3 Braille, Louis False False True r 3 3 13 days False
MARJOE GORTNER ....... is ordained a minister by his mom & dad. 1948 ->28/2 1948   3/4 Gortner, Marjoe True False True r 3 4 6 days False
HENRY PU-YI .......... becomes the last Emperor of China. 1909 ->61/8 1909 * 3/4 Pu-Yi, Henry False True True q 3 4 21 days False
BILLY THOMAS ......... debuts as Buckwheat in movie series OUR GANG. 1934 1934   3/4 Thomas, Billy True True True e 3 4 27 days False
IVAN THE TERRIBLE .... is named Czar-in-waiting for the Russian Empire. 1533 ->16/7 1533 * 3/5 Ivan the Terrible False False True q 3 5 12 days False
JOHN STUART MILL ..... receives 1st Greek lesson under tuition of father. 1810 ->6/5 1810   3/10 Mill, John Stuart False False True l 3 10 4 days False
WOLFGANG A. MOZART ... entertains friends inventing music on harpsichord. 1759 ->5/9 1759   3/11 Mozart, Wolfgang A. False False True m 3 11 2 days False
DARLA HOOD .... debuts as curley-headed sweetheart in OUR GANG. 1935 1935   3/11 Hood, Darla True False False e 3 11 22 days False
MARIE DIONNE ......... appears with 4 quintuplets in movie FIVE OF A KIND. 1938 1938   4/2 Dionne, Marie False False False x 4 2 14 days False
MALCOLM X ............ sees his house burned to the ground by Ku Klux Klan. 1929 ->22/5 1929   4/4 Malcolm X True True True h 4 4 5 days False
PRINCE CHARLES ........... attends the coronation of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II. 1953 ->32/8 1953   4/5 Charles, Prince of Wales False False True q 4 5 16 days False
KING LOUIS XIV ....... begins longest reign of European monarch as "Sun King". 1643 ->23/8 1643   4/8 Louis XIV of France False False True q 4 8 12 days False
GENERAL TOM THUMB .... joins P.T. Barnum in his famous circus. 1842 ->25/2 1842   4/9 Tom Thumb (C. Stratton) True False True u 4 9 3 days False
BABY LEROY ........... retires from movie career after starring in BEDTIME STORY. 1936 1936 * 4/9 Baby Leroy (Winebrenner) True False True e 4 9 21 days False
JULIAN LENNON ........ has song written for him by Paul McCartney--HEY JUDE. 1968 ->21/7 1968   4/10 Lennon, Julian False False True y 4 10 22 days False
CAMMIE KING .......... plays Bonnie Blue Butler in movie GONE WITH THE WIND. 1939 1939   5/0 King, Cammie True False False e 5 0 14 days False
ANGELA CARTWRIGHT .... debuts as Linda on ABC-TV's DANNY THOMAS SHOW. 1957 1957   5/1 Cartwright, Angela True False False % 5 1 1 day False
VEGARD SLETTMOEN ..... recovers fully after hearts stops a record 40 minutes. 1974 1974   5/1 Slettmoen, Vegard False False True x 5 1 10 days False
DALAI LAMA XIV ....... is enthroned temporal and spiritual leader of Tibet. 1940 ->32/10 1940   5/1 Dalai Lama XIV False True True r 5 1 11 days False
CORDELIA HOWARD ...... plays the original Little Eva in UNCLE TOM'S CABIN. 1853 1853 * 5/2 Howard, Cordelia True False False e 5 2 12 days False
MATTHEW BEARD JR. .... plays Stymie in 1st of 40 OUR GANG movies. 1930 1930   5/3 Beard, Matthew Jr. True True True e 5 3 10 days False
KESHIA KNIGHT PULLIAM. debuts as Rudy Huxtable on NBC-TV's THE COSBY SHOW. 1984 1984   5/5 Pulliam, Keshia Knight True True False % 5 5 3 days False
JOE COBB …. debuts as Wheezer in cinamatic OUR GANG. 1922 1922   5/ 5 Cobb, Joe True False True e 5 5 19 days False
BUSBY BERKELEY ....... performs his dancing on stage, beginning long career. 1901 ->34/4 1901   5/7 Berkeley, Busby True False False e 5 7 1 day False
KING MICHAEL V ....... ascends to the throne of Romania. 1921 1921   5/7 Michael V of Romania False False True q 5 7 22 days False
SAMMY DAVIS JR. ...... appears in the movie RUFUS JONES FOR PRESIDENT. 1931 ->20/5 1931   5/9 Davis, Sammy Jr. True True True e 5 9 19 days False
WOLFGANG A. MOZART ... begins to compose his first minuet. 1762 ->15/6 1762   5/9 Mozart, Wolfgang A. True False False m 5 9 22 days False
JACKIE COOGAN ........ stars in the Charlie Chaplin movie THE KID. 1921 ->50/5 1921   5/9 Coogan, Jackie True False True e 5 9 27 days False
CAROLINE KENNEDY ..... suffers the assassination of her father, John F. Kennedy. 1963 1963   5/11 Kennedy, Caroline True False False y 5 11 25 days False
SHIRLEY TEMPLE ....... sings "Good Ship Lolly Pop" in movie BRIGHT EYES. 1934 ->6/5 1934   6/0 Temple, Shirley (Black) True False False e 6 0 4 days False
CHRISTOPHER ROBIN MILNE .. has a children's tale dedicated to him--WINNIE THE POOH. 1926 1926   6/1 Milne, Christopher Robin False False True y 6 1 19 days False
JON BENET RAMSEY … is murdered on Christmas as child beauty queen. 1996 1996   6/ 4 Ramsey, JonBenet True False False x 6 4 19 days False
JOHN STUART MILL ..... completes writing his first history of Rome. 1813 ->27/7 1813   6/5 Mill, John Stuart False False True l 6 5 10 days False
SHIRLEY TEMPLE ....... wins a Special Oscar for contributions to cinema. 1934 ->6/11 1934   6/5 Temple, Shirley (Black) True False False e 6 5 19 days False
RON HOWARD ........... debuts as Opie on CBS-TV's ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW. 1960 ->19/1 1960   6/6 Howard, Ron True False True % 6 6 2 days False
BRENDA LEE ........... begins her professional singing career. 1951 ->15/3 1951   6/6 Lee, Brenda True False False @ 6 6 12 days False
MARY KORNMAN .... stars with Our Gang in THE DOGS OF WAR. 1923 1923   6/7 Kornman, Mary True False False e 6 7 12 days False
RUSTY HAMER .......... debuts as Rusty on ABC-TV's MAKE ROOM FOR DADDY. 1953 1953   6/7 Hamer, Rusty True False True % 6 7 14 days False
MICKEY ROONEY ........ debuts in movies with a comedy series. 1927 1927   6/8 Rooney, Mickey True False True e 6 8 27 days False
JOHNNY WHITAKER ...... debuts as Jody on CBS-TV's FAMILY AFFAIR. 1966 1966   6/8 Whitaker, Johnny True False True % 6 8 29 days False
KANG HSI ............ succeeds to throne of China beginning rule of 61 years. 1661 1661   6/9 Kang Hsi False True True q 6 9 7 days False
SHIRLEY TEMPLE ....... stars in movie THE LITTLE COLONEL. 1935 ->10/8 1935   6/11 Temple, Shirley (Black) True False False e 6 11 19 days False
JAY NORTH ............ debuts on TV in title role of DENNIS THE MENACE. 1959 1959   7/2 North, Jay True False True % 7 2 2 days False
MARGARET O'BRIEN ..... wins a Special Oscar for BABES IN ARMS. 1944 1944   7/2 OBrien, Margaret True False False e 7 2 10 days False
KING JAMES II .... becomes the King of Scotland. 1437 1437   7/3 James II of Scotland False False True q 7 3 12 days False
ABRAHAM LINCOLN ...... moves with family from Kentucky to Spencer County, Indiana. 1816 ->22/2 1816   7/5 Lincoln, Abraham True False True g 7 5 12 days False
JANET JACKSON ........ debuts with 5 brothers at MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas. 1973 ->20/3 1973   7/5 Jackson, Janet True True False @ 7 5 21 days False
DREW BARRYMORE stars in ET, THE EXTRA TERRESTRIAL. 1982 1982   7/8 Barrymore, Drew True False False e 7 8 12 days False
BILL TILDEN .......... wins his first tennis tournament. 1900 ->27/10 1900 * 7/8 Tilden, Bill True False True c 7 8 22 days False
SUE COWSILL joins family in singing hit THE RAIN, THE PARK AND OTHER THINGS. 1967 1967   7/9 Cowsill, Sue True False False @ 7 9 3 day False
HELEN KELLER ......... comes under the teaching care of Miss Sullivan. 1887 ->21/7 1887   7/9 Keller, Helen True False False x 7 9 5 days False
JESSICA DUBROFF …….. dies in plane crash trying to set a cross-country record. 1996 1996   7/9 Dubroff, Jessica True False False u 7 9 11 days False
FREDERIC CHOPIN ...... composes precociously his POLONAISE IN G MINOR. 1817 ->20/0 1817   7/9 Chopin, Frederic False False True m 7 9 12 days False
YO-YO MA ….. appears on TV performing on cello. 1963 ->22/5 1963   7/9 Ma, Yo-yo True True True m 7 9 24 days False
FRED ASTAIRE ......... begins to tour vaudeville circuit with sister, Adele. 1907 ->32/6 1907   7/10 Astaire, Fred True False True e 7 10 27 days False
SOLEIL MOON FRYE ..... debuts in the title role of TV's PUNKY BREWSTER. 1984 1984   7/10 Frye, Soleil Moon True False False % 7 10 29 days False
BLIND TOM BETHUNE .... tours U.S. as musically-gifted Black performer. 1858 1858 ** 8/0 Bethune, Blind Tom True True True m 8 0 3 days False
JAIME LAREDO ......... debuts in concert as Bolivian violinist. 1949 1949   8/2 Laredo, Jaime False False True m 8 2 12 days False
WENDY THOMAS ........... lends her name to a hamburger chain run by their father. 1969 1969   8/2 Thomas, Wendy True False False x 8 2 20 days False
NATALIE WOOD ......... stars in the film TOMORROW IS FOREVER. 1946 ->17/2 1946   8/4 Wood, Natalie True False False e 8 4 4 days False
ADAM RICH ............ debuts as Nicholas Bradford on ABC-TV's EIGHT IS ENOUGH. 1977 1977   8/5 Rich, Adam True False True % 8 5 2 days False
WILLIAM OF NORMANDY .. is made Duke of Normandy after king dies in Crusades. 1035 1035 * 8/5 William of Normandy False False True q 8 5 4 days False
NORMAN CHANEY ........ debuts as Chubby in the movie series OUR GANG. 1926 1926   8/6 Chaney, Norman True False True e 8 6 6 days False
FRANZ LISZT .......... issues the first of 700 musical works. 1820 ->20/7 1820   8/6 Liszt, Franz False False True m 8 6 12 days False
CHARLIE CHAPLIN ...... appears in clog-dancing act called EIGHT LANCASHIRE LADS. 1897 ->24/5 1897   8/8 Chaplin, Charlie True False True e 8 8 9 days False
JACKIE COOPER ........ stars in his first big movie, THE CHAMP. 1931 1931   8/8 Cooper, Jackie True False True e 8 8 12 days False
JEANNE DIXON ......... begins predicting future events. 1926 ->34/2 1926 * 8/8 Dixon, Jeanne True False False x 8 8 19 days False
ANISSA JONES ......... debuts as Buffy on CBS-TV's FAMILY AFFAIR. 1966 1966   8/8 Jones, Anissa True False False % 8 8 23 days False
RICKY SCHRODER ....... wins a Golden Globe Award for movie THE CHAMP. 1979 ->12/5 1979   8/9 Schroder, Ricky True False True e 8 9 17 days False
VIRGINIA O'HANLON .... writes to New York Sun asking if Santa really exists. 1897 1897   8/10 OHanlon, Virginia True False False x 8 10 2 days False
CARL SWITZER ......... debuts as Alfalfa in movie series OUR GANG. 1935 1935   9/0 Switzer, Carl True False True e 9 0 11 days False
AMY CARTER ……. moves into the White House upon inauguration of her father. 1977 1977   9/3 Carter, Amy True False False y 9 3 1 day False
HENRY THOMAS ......... plays ET's friend--Elliot--in the movie E.T. 1981 1981   9/3 Thomas, Henry True False True e 9 3 14 days False
YEHUDI MENUHIN ....... debuts with violin at the Manhattan Opera House. 1925 ->13/6 1925   9/3 Menuhin, Yehudi True False True m 9 3 21 days False
JERRY MATHERS ........ debuts in the title role on TV's LEAVE IT TO BEAVER. 1957 ->37/3 1957   9/4 Mathers, Jerry True False True % 9 4 2 days False
FELIX MENDELSSOHN .... gives his first public concert appearance--in Berlin. 1818 ->20/2 1818   9/7 Mendelssohn, Felix False False True m 9 7 20 days False
LAUREN CHAPIN ........ debuts as Kathy on CBS-TV's FATHER KNOWS BEST. 1954 1954   9/9 Chapin, Lauren True False False % 9 9 22 days False
STANLEY LIVINGSTON ... debuts as number three son on TV's MY THREE SONS. 1960 1960   9/10 Livingston, Stanley True False True % 9 10 4 days False
GRACE BILLINGS ....... writes a letter to Abe Lincoln suggesting he grow a beard. 1860 1860   9/11 Billings, Grace True False False x 9 11 3 days False
MACAULAY CULKIN stars in the hit movie, HOME ALONE. 1990 1990   9/11 Culkin, Macaulay True False True c 9 11 29 days False
MARK LESTER …. stars in the title role of movie OLIVER. 1968 1968   10/0 Lester, Mark False False True e 10 0 3 days False
MELISSA GILBERT ...... debuts as Laura Ingalls on NBC-TV's LITTLE HOUSE.. . 1976 1976   10/2 Gilbert, Melissa True False False % 10 2 3 days False
JOHANN W. VON GOETHE . writes his first play as famed German dramatist. 1759 ->24/6 1759   10/2 Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von False False True l 10 2 9 days False
KING RICHARD II …. succeeds father Edward III to the English throne. 1377 1377   10/2 Richard II of England False False True q 10 2 12 days False
MARILYN VOS SAVANT ... achieves top score ever for an I.Q. test with 228. 1956 1956 * 10/2 Savant, Marilyn vos True False False n 10 2 14 days False
JASCHA HEIFETZ ....... debuts as concert violinist--in St Petersburg. 1911 ->16/8 1911   10/2 Heifetz, Jascha True False True m 10 2 28 days False
SAMANTHA SMITH ....... visits USSR as honored guest of Soviet leader Andropov. 1982 ->13/1 1982   10/3 Smith, Samantha True False False x 10 3 6 days False
MICHAEL KEARNEY becomes youngest American to earn a BA--from South Alabama. 1994 1994   10/3 Kearney, Michael True False True z 10 3 8 days False
VIRGINIA GREY ........ stars as Little Eva in movie UNCLE TOM'S CABIN. 1927 1927   10/3 Grey, Virginia True False True e 10 3 22 days False
TATUM O'NEAL ......... wins an Oscar as Best Actress for role in PAPER MOON. 1973 ->12/8 1973   10/4 ONeal, Tatum True False False e 10 4 6 days False
LORD WILLIAM KELVIN .. enters Glasgow University as gifted scientist. 1834 ->26/3 1834   10/4 Kelvin, Lord William (Thomson) False False True s 10 4 7 days False
KIM FIELDS ........... debuts as Tootie on NBC-TV's THE FACTS OF LIFE. 1979 1979   10/4 Fields, Kim True True False % 10 4 13 days False
NICCOLO PAGANINI ..... makes his first concert appearance as violin virtuoso. 1793 ->22/2 1793   10/4 Paganini, Niccolo False False True m 10 4 29 days False
ELIZABETH TAYLOR ..... stars in first movie--THERE'S ONE BORN EVERY MINUTE. 1942 ->12/6 1942   10/5 Taylor, Elizabeth True False False e 10 5 7 days False
THOMAS ALVA EDISON ... sets up his own laboratory in his father's basement. 1857 ->21/11 1857   10/5 Edison, Thomas Alva True False True i 10 5 14 days False
NOEL COWARD .......... makes first appearance on London stage in THE GOLDFISH. 1910 ->25/6 1910   10/6 Coward, Noel False False True e 10 6 30 days False
SHIRLEY TEMPLE ....... celebrates end of year as top box-office Hollywood money winner. 1938 ->18/11 1938   10/8 Temple, Shirley (Black) True False False e 10 8 7 days False
GARY COLEMAN ......... debuts as Arnold on NBC-TV's DIFFERENT STROKES. 1978 1978   10/8 Coleman, Gary True True False % 10 8 29 days False
CAMILLE SAINT-SAENS .. performs for the first time in a public piano recital. 1846 ->40/1 1846   10/9 Saint-Saens, Camille False False True m 10 9 11 days False
CHARLIE BROWN ….. befriends Charles Shultz to become a model for his comic strip. 1936 1936 * 10/10 Brown, Charlie True False True x 10 10 6 days False
ZACHARIAS JANSSEN .... devises the first compound microscope. 1590 1590 * 10/10 Janssen, Zacharias False False True i 10 10 12 days False
KING PETER II ........ succeeds to the throne of Yugoslavia. 1934 1934   10/11 Peter II of Yugoslavia False False True q 10 11 10 days False
ELVIS PRESLEY ……. receives a guitar as a birthday present. 1946 1946   11/0 Presley, Elvis True False True @ 11 0 0 days False
TEMPESTT BLEDSOE...... debuts as Vanessa Huxtable on NBC-TV's THE COSBY SHOW. 1984 1984   11/1 Bledsoe, Tempestt True False True % 11 1 19 days False
METHA BRORSEN ........ becomes youngest to win rodeo event--barrel racing. 1975 1975 * 11/2 Brorsen, Metha True False False c 11 2 4 days False
BRANDON DEWILDE ... stars in the movie SHANE. 1953 1953   11/2 DeWilde, Brandon True False True e 11 2 6 days False
MELISSA SUE ANDERSON . debuts as Mary Ingalls on TV's LITTLE HOUSE... 1973 1973   11/2 Anderson, Melissa Sue True False False @ 11 2 19 days False
MICHAEL JACKSON ...... sings his first hit with Jackson Five I WANT YOU BACK. 1969 ->12/0 1969   11/3 Jackson, Michael True True True @ 11 3 7 days False
NATHALIA CRANE ....... writes notable verse collection JANITOR'S BOY. 1924 1924 * 11/3 Crane, Nathalia True True False l 11 3 12 days False
EVE PLUMB …. debuts as Jan on ABC-TV THE BRADY BUNCH. 1969 1969   11/3 Plumb, Eve True False False % 11 3 28 days False
FRED SAVAGE …… debuts as on WONDER YEARS. 1988 1988   11/6 Savage, Fred True False True % 11 6 8 days False
CLAUDE JARMAN ... wins a special Oscar for role in THE YEARLING. 1946 1946   11/6 Jarman, Claude True False True e 11 6 20 days False
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN . begins his musical career as an assistant to organist. 1782 ->20/2 1782   11/6 Beethovan, Ludwig Van False False True m 11 6 23 days False
GEORGE F. HANDEL ..... travels to Berlin to begin professional music career. 1696 ->24/10 1696   11/8 Handel, George F. False False True m 11 8 21 days False
PETULA CLARK ......... hosts her own radio show in England--"Pet's Parlour". 1944 ->31/3 1943   11/9 Clark, Petula False False False % 11 9 15 days False
GREGORY K ............ is given status in court to "divorce" his parents. 1992 1992   11/9 Gregory K. True False False x 11 9 27 days False
DAVID FAUSTINO debuts as Bud Bundy in FOX-TV's MARRIED WITH CHILDREN. 1987 1987   11/9 Faustino, David True False True % 11 9 29 days False
ISAAC STERN .......... makes concert debut as violin virtuoso. 1932 ->22/6 1932   11/10 Stern, Isaac True False True m 11 10 14 days False
CHELSEA CLINTON …… moves into White House upon inauguration of father Bill. 1992 1992   11/10 Clinton, Chelsea True False False y 11 10 21 days False
ROBERT SCHUMANN ...... writes first piece of music--a setting for Psalm 150. 1822 ->30/3 1822   11/11 Schumann, Robert False False True m 11 11 25 days False
KING JAMES I .... becomes the King of Scotland. 1406 1406   12/0 James I of Scotland False False True q 12 0 6 days False
BOB YOUNGER .......... begins life of crime with a gang of his brothers. 1865 1865   12/0 Younger, Bob True False True o 12 0 14 days False
MICHAEL JACKSON ...... sings with brothers the big #1 hit song I'LL BE THERE. 1970 ->14/0 1970   12/0 Jackson, Michael True True True @ 12 0 20 days False
JAY LUO .............. graduates from Boise State in math "cum laude", youngest BS in US. 1982 1982   12/1 Luo, Jay True False True u 12 1 12 days False
MARCUS HOOPER ........ becomes youngest person to swim the English Channel. 1979 1979   12/1 Hooper, Marcus False False True c 12 1 13 days False
HORATIO NELSON ....... joins the Royal Navy as a Captain's servant. 1770 ->35/6 1770   12/2 Nelson, Horatio False False True w 12 2 26 days False
ERIN MORAN ........... debuts as Joanie on ABC-TV's HAPPY DAYS. 1974 1974   12/2 Moran, Erin True False False % 12 2 27 days False
MUHAMMED ALI ......... designs a school jacket with "World Champion" on back. 1954 ->22/3 1954   12/3 Ali, Muhammed True True True c 12 3 4 days False
COTTON MATHER ......... becomes youngest admitted to Harvard College. 1675 1675   12/3 Mather, Cotton True False True n 12 3 16 days False
ANDREA MCARDLE …. stars as Annie in original Broadway musical. 1976 1976   12/4 McArdle, Andrea True False False e 12 4 10 days False
JOHNNY CRAWFORD ...... debuts as Mark McCain on TV's THE RIFLEMAN. 1958 1958   12/4 Crawford, Johnny True False True % 12 4 14 days False
DAVID ................ steps out from sterile "Bubble Room" to die in 15 days. 1984 1984 * 12/4 David True False True x 12 4 15 days False
BILLY THE KID ........ kills his first man--gambling in a saloon. 1871 ->16/10 1871   12/4 Billy the Kid (William Bonney) True False True o 12 4 19 days False
RANDY JACKSON .... drums for the Jackson 5 in DANCING MACHINE. 1974 1974   12/5 Jackson, Randy True True True @ 12 5 1 day False
BROOKE SHIELDS ....... lands a major role in the movie PRETTY BABY. 1977 ->15/0 1977   12/5 Shields, Brooke True False False e 12 5 9 days False
RICKY SCHRODER ....... debuts as Ricky in NBC-TV's SILVER SPOONS. 1982 ->20/1 1982   12/5 Schroder, Ricky True False True % 12 5 12 days False
SABU ................. is discovered in India to play role in ELEPHANT BOY. 1936 ->25/9 1936   12/5 Sabu False True True e 12 5 24 days False
RICKY NELSON ......... debuts on ABC-TV's ADVENTURES OF OZZIE & HARRIET. 1952 ->16/11 1952   12/5 Nelson, Ricky True False True % 12 5 25 days False
ESTHER PHILLIPS ...... records with the Johnny Otis Band as "Little Esther". 1948 ->26/11 1948   12/6 Phillips, Esther True True False @ 12 6 2 days False
EMANNUAL LEWIS ....... debuts as cute-as-a-button six-year-old on TV's WEBSTER. 1983 1983   12/6 Lewis, Emannual True True True % 12 6 3 days False
JOSE CAPABLANCA …… becomes the chess champion of Cuba. 1900 1905   12/6 Capablanca, Jose False False True c 12 6 12 days False
JESUS CHRIST ......... is scolded by Mary for loitering in Jerusalem. 9 AD ->30/1 9 *** 12/6 Jesus Christ False False True r 12 6 28 days False
ELIZABETH TAYLOR ..... stars in movie NATIONAL VELVET. 1944 ->26/0 1944   12/6 Taylor, Elizabeth True False False e 12 6 29 days False
TATUM O'NEAL ......... stars in the movie THE BAD NEWS BEARS. 1976 ->20/11 1976   12/8 ONeal, Tatum True False False e 12 8 3 days False
TONY DOW ............. debuts as Wally Cleaver on TV's LEAVE IT TO BEAVER. 1957 ->40/4 1957   12/8 Dow, Tony True False True % 12 8 5 days False
POPE BENEDICT IX ..... becomes youngest pope in history of Catholic Church. 1032 ->25/7 1032 ** 12/8 Benedict IX, Pope False False True r 12 8 23 days False
MARLON JACKSON ... sings with the Jackson 5 I WANT YOU BACK. 1969 1969   12/8 Jackson, Marlon True True True @ 12 8 26 days False
GERTRUDE EDERLE ...... becomes youngest to set world sport record--880 yd. swim. 1919 ->19/9 1919   12/8 Ederle, Gertrude True False False c 12 8 27 days False
POLLY KLAAS ………. is kidnapped from her home and killed, causing a national uproar. 1993 1993   12/8 Klass, Polly True False False x 12 8 29 days False
KING MANASSAH …… begins 54 year reign as an evil king of Judah. 681 BC -681 *** 12/9 Manasseh of Judah False False True q 12 9 10 days False
KING LOUIS IX ........ assumes the throne of France. 1226 ->55/3 1226 ** 12/9 Louis IX of France False False True q 12 9 12 days False
RODDY MCDOWALL …. stars in the Oscar winning HOW GREEN WAS MY VALLEY. 1941 1941   12/9 McDowall, Roddy False False False e 12 9 27 days False
KING EDWARD V ........ dies in prison as "Prince of the Tower". 1483 1483 * 12/10 Edward V of England False False True q 12 10 0 days False
ZLATA FILIPOVIC ............. publishes about Sarajevo struggle in ZLATA'S DIARY. 1993 1993   12/10 Filipovic, Zlata False False False l 12 10 12 days False
HENRY OF WALES ... suffers the death of his mother, the Princess of Wales. 1997 1997   12/11 Henry of Wales False False True q 12 11 16 days False
BARRY WILLIAMS debuts as Greg in ABC-TV's BRADY BUNCH. 1969 1969   12/11 Williams, Barry True False True @ 12 11 26 days False
PAUL PETERSON ........ debuts as Jeff on TV's DONNA REED SHOW. 1958 ->17/3 1958   13/0 Peterson, Paul True False True % 13 0 1 day False
BOBBY DRISCOLL ....... wins a special Oscar as outstanding juvenile actor. 1949 1949   13/0 Driscoll, Bobby True False True e 13 0 2 days False
EDDIE HODGES .... stars in th movie HUCKLEBERRY FINN. 1960 1960   13/0 Hodges, Eddie True False True e 13 0 20 days False
JOHN COWSILL ................. drums for the Cowsills in rock hit HAIR. 1969 1969   13/0 Cowsill, John True False True @ 13 0 27 days False
FRITZ KREISLER ....... makes American violin debut as renowned virtuoso. 1888 ->68/2 1888   13/0 Kreisler, Fritz True False True m 13 0 29 days False
STEVIE WONDER ........ releases his first song FINGERTIPS-PT 2. 1963 ->18/5 1963   13/1 Wonder, Stevie True True True @ 13 1 13 days False
DONNY OSMOND ......... sings his first and biggest hit ONE BAD APPLE. 1971 ->17/1 1971   13/1 Osmond, Donny True False True @ 13 1 14 days False
SAMANTHA SMITH ....... dies in plane crash as famed international visitor. 1986 1986   13/1 Smith, Samantha True False False x 13 1 26 days False
MICHELANGELO ......... leaves the classroom to begin career in art. 1488 ->25/8 1488 * 13/2 Michelangelo False False True a 13 2 4 days False
MINDY COHN............ debuts as Natalie on NBC-TV's THE FACTS OF LIFE. 1979 1979   13/3 Cohn, Mindy True False True % 13 3 9 days False
TODD BRIDGES …… debuts as Willis on TV's DIFF'RENT STROKES. 1978 1978   13/5 Bridges, Todd True True True % 13 5 6 days False
MAURICE CHEVALIER .... debuts as a Parisian cafe singer. 1901 ->41/10 1901   13/5 Chevalier, Maurice False False True e 13 5 22 days False
JOAN OF ARC .......... begins to hear voice of God, that France be delivered. 1425 ->17/9 1425 ** 13/6 Joan of Arc False False True r 13 6 20 days False
YEHUDI MENUHIN ....... debuts with violin at the Albert Hall in London. 1929 ->20/6 1929   13/6 Menuhin, Yehudi True False True m 13 6 27 days False
ROBERT FULTON ........ begins to construct models of the steamboat. 1779 ->41/9 1779   13/7 Fulton, Robert True False True i 13 7 20 days False
DEAN MARTIN JR. … forms a rock band with Dezi and Billy. 1965 1965   13/8 Martin, Dean Jr. True False True @ 13 8 7 days False
LELAND STANFORD, JR … dies and his father founds a college in his name. 1884 1884   13/9 Stanford, Leland Jr. True False True x 13 9 30 days False
JODIE FOSTER ......... stars in the movie TAXI DRIVER. 1976 ->17/4 1976   13/10 Foster, Jodie True False False e 13 10 2 days False
MICHELLE KWAN ................ finishes 2nd to Tanya Harding in U.S. figure skating. 1994 1994   13/10 Kwan, Michelle True False False c 13 10 15 days False
JENNIFER CAPPRIATI ........... becomes youngest tennis player to turn professional. 1990 ->16/3 1990   13/10 Cappriati, Jennifer True False False c 13 10 28 days False
NANCY MCKEON ......... debuts as Jo on NBC-TV's THE FACTS OF LIFE. 1980 1980   13/10 McKeon, Nancy True False True % 13 10 29 days False
ANNETTE FUNICELLO .... debuts as mouseketeer on TV's MICKY MOUSE CLUB. 1956 ->20/8 1956   13/11 Funicello, Annette True False False % 13 11 3 days False
SUZANNE DOUVILLIER ... becomes 1st celebrated ballerina in America. 1792 1792 * 13/11 Douvillier, Suzanne True False False e 13 11 6 days False
SAMUEL THE PROPHET ... is called by the Lord to be His spokesman. 1060 BC -1060 *** 13/11 Samuel the Prophet False False True r 13 11 19 days False
HENRY W. LONGFELLOW ...... publishes first poem THE BATTLE OF LOVELL'S POND. 1820 1820   13/11 Longfellow, Henry W. True False True l 13 11 20 days False
CHERYL CRANE ......... kills Johnny Stompanto, the boyfriend of her mother--Lana. 1958 1858   14/0 Crane, Cheryl True False False x 14 0 3 days False
BOBBY SHERMAN ........ sings her hit LITTLE WOMAN as teen hero. 1969 ->21/10 1969   14/0 Sherman, Bobby True False True @ 14 0 9 days False
MICHAEL JACKSON ...... sings a #1 song about a trained rat named BEN. 1972 ->21/0 1972   14/0 Jackson, Michael True True True @ 14 0 10 days False
PEGGY ANN GARNER ..... wins a special Oscar for A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN. 1945 1945   14/0 Garner, Peggy Ann True False False e 14 0 19 days False
LINDA BLAIR .......... stars in a chilling role in movie THE EXORCIST. 1973 ->22/5 1973   14/0 Blair, Linda True False False e 14 0 30 days False
MALCOLM-JAMAL WARNER . debuts as Theodore Huxtable on NBC-TV's THE COSBY SHOW. 1984 1984   14/1 Warner, Malcolm-Jamal True True True % 14 1 2 days False
KATHY LENNON …. sings with sisters TONIGHT YOU BELONG TO ME. 1956 1956   14/1 Lennon, Kathy True False False @ 14 1 7 days False
GABRIELA SABATINI .... wins a round of tennis at U.S. Open. 1984 1984   14/2 Sabatini, Gabriela False False False c 14 2 19 days False
RUTH LAWRENCE ........ graduates at the top of 191 entrants at Oxford. 1985 1985   14/3 Lawrence, Ruth False False False n 14 3 12 days False
MOON UNIT ZAPPA ...... sings with her father the hit VALLEY GIRL. 1982 1982   14/3 Zappa, Moon Unit True False False @ 14 3 25 days False
KEN OSMOND ........... debuts as Eddie Haskell on TV's LEAVE IT TO BEAVER. 1957 1957   14/3 Osmond, Ken True False True % 14 3 27 days False
HAYLEY MILLS ......... wins an Oscar for her role in POLLYANNA. 1960 ->14/10 1960   14/4 Mills, Hayley False False False e 14 4 4 days False
MITZI GREEN .......... retires from acting after roles of Annie & Becky Thatcher. 1935 1935   14/4 Green, Mitzi True False False e 14 4 9 days False
LARRY ADLER .......... begins long musical career as premier harmonica player. 1928 ->21/7 1928 * 14/5 Adler, Larry True False True m 14 5 29 days False
LEANN RIMES .... wins two grammies, one for best new artist. 1997 1997   14/6 Rimes, LeAnn True False False @ 14 6 0 days False
KRISTY MCNICHOL … wins Emmy for role of Buddy in TV's FAMILY. 1977 1977   14/6 McNichol, Kristy True False False % 14 6 7 days False
BOB COWSILL sings and plays guitar in rock hit HAIR. 1969 1969   14/7 Cowsill, Bob True False True @ 14 7 3 days False
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS . goes to sea in preparation for a life of exploration. 1465 ->25/3 1465 * 14/7 Columbus, Christopher False False True p 14 7 14 days False
JUDY TAYLOR-NORTON ... debuts as Mary Ellen on CBS-TV's THE WALTONS. 1972 1972   14/7 Taylor-Norton, Judy True False False % 14 7 16 days False
ANDRES SEGOVIA ....... begins 71-year career as guitar player. 1908 ->22/2 1908   14/8 Segovia, Andres False False True m 14 8 0 days False
SHELLEY FABARES ...... debuts as Mary Stone on TV's DONNA REED SHOW. 1958 ->18/1 1958   14/8 Fabares, Shelley True False False % 14 8 5 days False
RODDY MCDOWALL …. stars in the award- winning MY FRIEND FLICKA. 1943 1943   14/8 McDowall, Roddy False False False e 14 8 10 days False
ANDREA JAEGER ........ wins a professional tennis tournment, youngest person ever . 1980 1980   14/9 Jaeger, Andrea True False False c 14 9 12 days False
MARIE OSMOND ......... sings her hit with Donny I'M LEAVING IT ALL UP TO YOU. 1974 ->16/3 1974   14/9 Osmond, Marie True False False @ 14 9 14 days False
TARA LIPINSKI ..... wins the figure-skating world title-- youngest ever. 1997 1997   14/9 Lipinski, Tara True False False c 14 9 19 days False
MACAULAY CULKIN …. remains in joint custody after parents battle in court. 1995 1995   14/10 Culkin, Maculay True False True e 14 10 0 days False
HAYLEY MILLS ......... stars as twins in the Disney movie THE PARENT TRAP. 1961 ->20/1 1961   14/10 Mills, Hayley True False False e 14 10 1 day False
JANET LENNON …. sings with sisters SAD MOVIES ALWAYS MAKE ME CRY. 1961 1961   14/10 Lennon, Janet True False False @ 14 10 16 days False
TANYA TUCKER ......... sings her hit DELTA DAWN. 1973 1973   14/10 Tucker, Tanya True False False @ 14 10 21 days False
JULIETTE LEWIS ............... stars in her first movie MY STEPMOTHER IS AN ALIEN. 1988 1988   14/11 Lewis, Juliette True False False e 14 11 15 days False
PABLO PICASSO ........ paints a group of beggars as MAN WITH A CAP. 1895 ->20/0 1895   14/11 Picasso, Pablo False False True a 14 11 29 days False
ANNE FRANK ........... makes 1st entry in diary of her life under Nazi occupation. 1945 ->15/9 1945   15/0 Frank, Anne False False False x 15 0 0 days False
BARRY WILLIAMS ....... debuts as Peter--one of nine in TV's BRADY BUNCH. 1969 1969   15/0 Williams, Barry True False True % 15 0 6 days False
BROOKE SHIELDS ....... stars in the teenage love movie BLUE LAGOON. 1980 ->16/3 1980   15/0 Shields, Brooke True False False e 15 0 17 days False
KING JAMES IV .... succeeds James III becoming the King of Scotland. 1488 1488   15/0 James IV of Scotland False False True q 15 0 28 days False
GIUSEPPE VERDI ....... premieres the first performance of his FIRST SYMPHONY. 1828 ->26/1 1828   15/2 Verdi, Giuseppe False False True m 15 2 1 day False
SAINT CASIMIR …….. is imprisoned for disobeying his father, Casimir IV. 1473 1473 ** 15/2 Casimir, Saint False False True r 15 2 10 days False
JAMES A. FOLGER ...... begins his own coffee business. 1850 1850   15/3 Folger, James A. True False True b 15 3 1 day False
BRENDA LEE ........... releases her #1 hit song I'M SORRY. 1960 ->22/2 1960   15/3 Lee, Brenda True False False @ 15 3 4 days False
JERMAINE JACKSON ... leads the JACKSON 5 in singing ABC. 1970 1970   15/3 Jackson, Jermaine True True True @ 15 3 10 days False
ANDREW JACKSON ....... is captured by British and impressed into her Navy. 1784 ->24/5 1784   15/3 Jackson, Andrew True False True g 15 3 19 days False
SHANNON MILLER …. wins her 5th medal in gymnatics at the Barcelona Olympics. 1992 1992   15/3 Miller, Shannon True False False c 15 3 20 days False
CHRISTINA APPLEGATE .. debuts as Kelly Bundy in FOX-TV hit MARRIED WITH CHILDREN. 1987 1987   15/4 Applegate, Christina True False False % 15 4 13 days False
BILLY GRAY ........... debuts as Bud on CBS-TV's FATHER KNOWS BEST. 1954 1954   14/5 Gray, Billy True False True % 15 4 21 days False
TRACY CAULKINS ....... wins 5th gold medal as U.S. Olympic swimmer. 1978 ->21/6 1978   15/6 Caulkins, Tracy True False False c 15 6 0 days False
WILLARD EDWARDS ...... originates the much-accepted Perpetual Calendar. 1919 1919   15/6 Edwards, Willard True False True i 15 6 2 days False
FRED SAVAGE .......... debuts as Kevin on ABC-TV's THE WONDER YEARS. 1988 1988   15/6 Savage, Fred True False True % 15 6 10 days False
EMPEROR MUTSUHITO .. begins 45-year rule, bringing Japan into the modern era. 1867 1867   15/6 Mutsuhito of Japan False True True q 15 6 12 days False
BARRY COWSILL sings and plays bass in rock hit HAIR. 1969 1969   15/6 Cowsill, Barry True False True @ 15 6 15 days False
WOLFGANG A. MOZART ... publishes his FOURTEENTH SYMPHONY to much acclaim. 1771 ->20/0 1771   15/6 Mozart, Wolfgang A. False False True m 15 6 21 days False
SHIRLEY BABASHOFF …. wins an Olympic gold for the USA swimming the relay. 1972 1972   15/7 Babashoff, Shirley True False False c 15 7 3 days False
JUDY NORTON-TAYLOR . debuts as Mary Ellen on TV's THE WALTONS. 1972 1972   15/7 Notrton-Taylor, Judy True False False % 15 7 10 days False
NADIA COMANECI ....... wins 7 perfect gymnast scores and 3rd gold medal. 1976 ->28/0 1976   15/7 Comaneci, Nadia False False False c 15 7 12 days False
JUDIT POLGER .....… becomes youngest person to attain chess grandmaster. 1992 1992   15/7 Polger, Judit False False False c 15 7 20 days False
WILLIE AAMES ......... debuts as Tommy Bradford on ABC-TV's EIGHT IS ENOUGH. 1977 1977   15/8 Aames, Willie True False True % 15 8 0 days False
TARA LIPINSKI ..... wins figure-skating gold in the Olympics, edging out Chan. 1998 1998   15/8 Lipinski, Tara True False False c 15 8 18 days False
LOUIS BRAILLE ........ invents his system of fingertip reading. 1824 ->20/8 1824 * 15/8 Braille, Louis False False True i 15 8 19 days False
BOBBY FISCHER ........ becomes International Grand Master of chess. 1957 ->20/5 1957   15/8 Fischer, Bobby True False True c 15 8 21 days False
PAUL SIMON ........... forms rock duet with Garfunkel as Tom & Jerry. 1957 ->27/3 1957   15/9 Simon, Paul True False True @ 15 9 0 days False
LOTTIE DOD ........... becomes the youngest tennis winner ever at Wimbledon. 1887 1887   15/9 Dod, Lottie False False True c 15 9 10 days False
ANNE FRANK ........... perishes in Bergen-Belsen death camp just before liberation. 1945 1945   15/9 Frank, Anne False False False x 15 9 14 days False
LADY JANE GREY ....... assumes the throne of England for a short 9 days. 1553 ->16/4 1553   15/9 Grey, Lady Jane False False True q 15 9 23 days False
DAVID GURON .... writes the melody for HOME ON THE RANGE. 1908 1908   15/10 Guron, David True False True @ 15 10 9 days False
JOE NUXHALL .......... becomes youngest to play major league baseball. 1944 1944   15/10 Nuxhall, Joe True False True c 15 10 11 days False
TIFFANY .............. sings the hit I THINK WE'RE ALONE NOW. 1987 1987   15/10 Tiffany (Darwish) True False False @ 15 10 12 days False
SHANE GOULD .......... swims to 3rd Olympic gold medal in record time. 1972 1972   15/10 Gould, Shane False False False c 15 10 21 days False
POCAHONTAS ........... pleads with her father Powhatan for life of John Smith. 1608 ->21/10 1608 *** 15/10 Pocahontas True True False x 15 10 22 days False
SONJA HENIE .......... wins the first of 3 Olympic titles in figure skating. 1928 ->23/10 1928   15/10 Henie, Sonja False False False c 15 10 23 days False
TAWANA BAWLEY …. accuses police involvement in racial sexual assault. 1987 1987   15/10 Brawley, Tawana True True False x 15 10 25 days False
DAVID NELSON ......... debuts on ABC-TV's ADVENTURES OF OZZIE & HARRIET. 1952 ->21/5 1952   15/11 Nelson, David True False True % 15 11 9 days False
SCOTT BAIO …… debuts as Chachi on TV's HAPPY DAYS. 1977 ->23/2 1977   15/11 Baio, Scott True False True % 15 11 20 days False
DEBBIE MEYER ......... swims to 3rd gold medal in Mexico City Olympics. 1968 1968   15/11 Meyer, Debbie True False False c 15 11 21 days False
FABIAN ............... sings his first hit I'M A MAN. 1959 ->17/1 1959   15/11 Fabian (Forte) True False True @ 15 11 26 days False
PAUL ANKA ............ releases his first and biggest hit song DIANA. 1957 ->17/10 1957   15/11 Anka, Paul True False True @ 15 11 30 days False
SAINT MARY ........... gives birth to Jesus Christ in a manger in Judea. 4 BC ->28/1 -4 *** 16/0 Mary, Saint False False False r 16 0 3 days False
MACKENZIE PHILLIPS ... debuts as Julie on CBS-TV's ONE DAY AT A TIME. 1975 ->20/5 1975   16/1 Phillips, MacKenzie True False False % 16 1 5 days False
SOPHOCLES ............ leads choral chant in Greek celebration. 480 BC ->27/5 -480 *** 16/1 Sophocles False False True l 16 1 29 days False
MARIE OSMOND ......... debuts on TV with her brother on a Musical Variety. 1976 ->21/5 1976   16/3 Osmond, Marie True False False % 16 3 3 days False
MATT DILLON .......... stars as a bully in movie MY BODY GUARD. 1980 ->24/3 1980   16/3 Dillon, Matt True False True e 16 3 12 days False
JENNIFER CAPPRIATI ........... wins an Olympic Gold in Tennis singles. 1992 ->18/0 1992   16/3 Cappriati, Jennifer True False False c 16 3 15 days False
DON GRADY ............ debuts as number two son on TV's MY THREE SONS. 1960 1960   16/3 Grady, Don True False True % 16 3 18 days False
BROOKE SHIELDS ....... stars in the movie ENDLESS LOVE. 1981 ->24/1 1981   16/3 Shields, Brooke True False False e 16 3 21 days False
LISA WHELCHEL ........ debuts as Blair on NBC-TV's THE FACTS OF LIFE. 1979 ->25/0 1979   16/3 Whelchel, Lisa True False False % 16 3 24 days False
DEANNA DURBIN ........ wins a special Oscar along with Mickey Rooney. 1938 1938   16/4 Durbin, Deanna True False False e 16 4 0 days False
PATTY DUKE ........... wins Oscar playing Helen Keller in THE MIRACLE WORKER. 1963 ->16/9 1963   16/4 Duke, Patty True False True % 16 4 2 days False
CORNELIUS VANDERBILT . buys his first ferryboat on way to shipping empire. 1810 ->23/6 1810 * 16/4 Vanderbilt, Cornelius True False True b 16 4 10 days False
LADY JANE GREY ....... is beheaded in Tower of London as 9-day Queen of England. 1554 1554   16/4 Grey, Lady Jane False False True q 16 4 12 days False
SYBIL LUDINGTON ...... warns countryside of Redcoat attack on Danbury, Conn. 1777 1777   16/4 Ludington, Sybil True False False x 16 4 15 days False
PAUL COWSILL ................ sings and plays keyboard in rock hit HAIR. 1969 1969   16/4 Cowsill, Paul True False True @ 16 4 16 days False
GEORGE WASHINGTON .... joins a surveying party into Shenandoah Valley. 1748 ->20/2 1748   16/5 Washington, George True False True g 16 5 2 days False
MONICA SELES ..........… wins at Wimbledon, gaining tennis grand slam. 1990 1990   16/5 Seles, Monica False False False c 16 5 29 days False
NERO ................. becomes Roman Emperor after mother murders Claudius. 53 AD ->22/11 53 * 16/6 Nero of Rome False False True q 16 6 3 days False
OKSANA BAIUL ................. wins Olympic Gold in Women's figure skating. 1994 1994   16/6 Baiul, Oksana False False False c 16 6 10 days False
MARGARET G. CAHILL … becomes the first official Miss America. 1921 1921   16/6 Cahill, Margaret G. True False False x 16 6 12 days False
WINONA RYDER ...... stars as Lydia in movie BEETLEJUICE. 1988 1988   16/6 Ryder, Winona True False False e 16 6 16 days False
PEGGY LENNON …. sings with sisters TONIGHT YOU BELONG TO ME. 1956 1956   16/6 Lennon, Peggy True False False @ 16 6 21 days False
DANNY RAPP …. leads the Juniors in singing AT THE HOP. 1957 1957   16/6 Rapp, Danny True False True @ 16 6 30 days False
ALEXANDER THE GREAT *.. takes over Greek government when father goes to war. 340 BC ->18/9 -340 *** 16/7 Alexander the Great False False True w 16 7 2 days False
KING DAVID ........... slays Goliath the Philistine with a stone from sling. 1026 BC ->20/7 -1026 *** 16/7 David of Israel False False True q 16 7 12 days False
IVAN THE TERRIBLE .... assumes the title of Czar, ruler of Russian Empire. 1547 ->25/1 1547 * 16/7 Ivan the Terrible False False True q 16 7 17 days False
BRIAN HYLAND ......... sings ITSY BITSY TEENIE WEENIE YELLOW POLKADOT BIKINI. 1960 1960   16/7 Hyland, Brian True False True @ 16 7 21 days False
MARY LOU RETTON ...... wins 2nd medal in Olympic gymnastics competition. 1984 ->21/0 1984   16/7 Retton, Mary Lou True False False c 16 7 24 days False
JUSTINE BATEMAN ...... debuts as Mallory on NBC-TV's FAMILY TIES. 1982 ->22/2 1982   16/8 Bateman, Justine True False False % 16 8 6 days False
JASCHA HEIFETZ ....... debuts as violin virtuoso in USA--at Carnegie Hall. 1917 ->20/9 1917   16/8 Heifetz, Jascha True False True m 16 8 19 days False
ALEX CHILTON ......... releases with Boxtops #1 hit song THE LETTER. 1967 1967   16/8 Chilton, Alex True False True @ 16 8 28 days False
PATTY DUKE ........... debuts as identical cousins on TV's PATTY DUKE SHOW. 1963 ->23/4 1963   16/9 Duke, Patty True False False % 16 9 2 days False
MARTINA HINGIS .... wins the single tennis title at Wimbledon. 1997 1997   16/9 Hingis, Martina False False False c 16 9 7 days False
SALVADOR AGRON ....... becomes youngest person in New York sentenced to death. 1960 1960 * 16/9 Agron, Salvador True False True o 16 9 20 days False
MILES FRANKLIN ....... writes her celebrated autobiography MY BRILLIANT CAREER. 1896 1896   16/9 Franklin, Miles (Stella) True False False l 16 9 23 days False
LITTLE MO CONNOLLY ... wins the U.S. women's tennis title. 1951 ->20/0 1951   16/10 Connolly, Little Mo True False False c 16 10 0 days False
LISA BONET ........... debuts as Denise Huxtable on NBC-TV's THE COSBY SHOW. 1984 ->19/10 1984   16/10 Bonet, Lisa True True False % 16 10 4 days False
MARILYN BELL ......... becomes first person to swim Lake Ontario. 1954 1954   16/10 Bell, Marilyn False False False c 16 10 15 days False
DICKIE MOORE …. gives Shirley Temple her first kiss in MISS ANDY ROONEY. 1942 1942   16/10 Moore, Dickie True False True e 16 10 20 days False
BILLY THE KID ........ ranges through the Southwest killing and robbing. 1876 ->21/1 1876   16/10 Billy the Kid (William Bonney) True False True o 16 10 27 days False
TRACY AUSTIN ......... wins the U.S. women's singles tennis title. 1979 1979   16/11 Austin, Tracy True False False c 16 11 1 day False
BILL CLINTON ......... shakes the hand of J.F. Kennedy on White House lawn. 1963 1963   16/11 Clinton, Bill True False True g 16 11 3 days False
TITO JACKSON .... sings with the Jackson 5 I'LL BE THERE. 1970 1970   16/11 Jackson, Tito True True True @ 16 11 4 days False
NAPOLEON BONAPARTE ... graduates from French military school as 2nd lieutenant. 1786 ->24/0 1786   16/11 Napoleon Bonaparte False False True w 16 11 4 days False
AMY FISHER ................... is convicted of shooting Mary Jo Buttafucco, as Long Island Lolito. 1991 1991   16/11 Fisher, Amy True False False o 16 11 5 days False
THOMAS JEFFERSON ...... enters study at William and Mary College. 1760 1760   16/11 Jefferson, Thomas True False True g 16 11 9 days False
LILI KRAUS ........... begins international tour as New Zealand pianist. 1925 1925   16/11 Kraus, Lili False False True m 16 11 10 days False
MARY PICKFORD ........ debuts on the screen as "America's sweetheart". 1910 ->23/2 1910   16/11 Pickford, Mary True False False e 16 11 12 days False
MINNIE MINOSO ........ begins a baseball career that will span 5 decades. 1949 ->47/6 1949   16/11 Minoso, Minnie True True True c 16 11 20 days False
TWIGGY ............... arrives in America as ultra thin English model. 1966 ->27/2 1966   16/11 Twiggy False False False e 16 11 21 days False
PETER NOONE .......... sings with Herman's Hermits I'M INTO SOMETHING GOOD. 1964 ->20/2 1964   16/11 Noone, Peter False False True @ 16 11 25 days False
RICKY NELSON ......... sings his first hit I'M WALKING. 1957 ->20/11 1957   16/11 Nelson, Ricky True False True @ 16 11 28 days False
LITTLE EVA ........... sings the hit THE LOCO-MOTION. 1962 1962   17/0 Little Eva True False True @ 17 0 3 days False
SANDRA DEE .... stars in the movie GIDGET. 1959 1959   17/0 Dee, Sandra True False False e 17 0 12 days False
LESLIE GORE .......... releases her number one song IT'S MY PARTY. 1963 ->17/8 1963   17/0 Gore, Leslie True False False % 17 0 16 days False
JOHNNY WEISSMULLER ... breaks the first of many swimming records. 1921 ->21/2 1921   17/1 Weissmuller, Johnny True False True c 17 1 1 day False
OLGA KORBUT .......... wins 2nd gold medal in Olympics as Russian gymnast. 1972 ->21/4 1972   17/1 Korbut, Olga False False False c 17 1 3 days False
ANASTASIA ROMANOV .. dies in liquidation of Czar's family. 1918 1918   17/1 Romanov, Anastasia False False False y 17 1 6 days False
DONNY OSMOND ......... debuts on TV with his sister in a Musical Variety. 1976 ->20/4 1976   17/1 Osmond, Donny True False True % 17 1 7 days False
FABIAN ............... sings hisl last hit STRING ALONG. 1960 1960   17/1 Fabian (Forte) True False True @ 17 1 8 days False
JUDY GARLAND ......... stars as Dorothy in THE WIZARD OF OZ. 1939 ->20/0 1939   17/2 Garland, Judy True False False e 17 2 19 days False
SALT ......................... teams up with Pepa to sing hit PUSH IT. 1980 1980   17/2 Salt (Cherly James) True True False @ 17 2 21 days False
MICHAEL FAY .................. is caned 4 times in Singapore--for graffiti. 1994 1994 * 17/2 Fay, Michael True False True o 17 2 28 days False
RICHARD A. LOEB …. confesses to the thrill strangling of a 14-year old. 1924 1924   17/2 Loeb, Richard A. True False True o 17 2 29 days False
PAUL PETERSON ........ sings the hit MY DAD while a star on TV. 1962 1962   17/3 Peterson, Paul True False True % 17 3 2 days False
ANASTASIA ............ is murdered by Bolsheviks along with rest of her Czarist family. 1918 1918   17/3 Anastasia (Romanov) False False False q 17 3 3 days False
BOBBY RYDELL ......... sings his first popular song KISSIN' TIME. 1959 ->21/7 1959   17/3 Rydell, Bobby True False True @ 17 3 14 days False
ZSA ZSA GABOR ........ wins a beauty contest as Miss Hungary. 1936 ->34/10 1936 * 17/4 Gabor, Zsa Zsa True False False e 17 4 5 days False
MOLLY RINGWALD …. stars in the movie THE BREAKFAST CLUB. 1985 1985   17/4 Ringwald, Molly True False False e 17 4 19 days False
JODIE FOSTER ......... stars in the movie FOXES. 1980 ->18/2 1980   17/4 Foster, Jodie True False False e 17 4 20 days False
SCOTT JOPLIN .......... arrives in St. Louis playing piano in honky tonks. 1885 1885   17/4 Joplin, Scott True True True m 17 4 29 days False
JEAN SEBERG .......... stars as Joan of Arc in movie for Otto Premiger. 1957 ->40/9 1957   17/5 Seberg, Jean True False False e 17 5 12 days False
ELINOR DONAHUE ....... debuts as Betty on CBS-TV's FATHER KNOWS BEST. 1954 ->25/11 1954   17/5 Donahue, Elinor True False False % 17 5 14 days False
WILFREDO BENITEZ ..... wins the WBA light-welterweight title--youngest champ. 1976 1976   17/5 Benitez, Wilfredo True True True c 17 5 24 days False
MICHELLE KWAN ..... wins the US figure skating title. 1998 1998   17/6 Kwan, Michelle True True False c 17 6 3 days False
DANIEL THE PROPHET ... is taken into captivity from Jerusalem to Babylon. 606 BC ->20/8 -606 *** 17/6 Daniel the Prophet False False True r 17 6 5 days False
CATHY RIGBY .......... wins gold medal in USSR gymnastic competition. 1970 1970   17/6 Rigby, Cathy True False False c 17 6 11 days False
THOMAS RAY ........... becomes youngest to set track & field record--pole-vault 11'2". 1879 1879   17/6 Ray, Thomas True False True c 17 6 18 days False
MEL OTT .............. breaks into baseball as outfielder for NY Giants. 1926 ->23/6 1926   17/6 Ott, Mel True False True c 17 6 23 days False
BOB FELLER ........... begins his baseball career--pitching for Cleveland. 1936 ->20/11 1936   17/7 Feller, Bob True False True c 17 7 0 days False
HOWARD CARTER ........ begins his first archeological dig in Egypt. 1891 ->48/6 1891   17/7 Carter, Howard False False True s 17 7 2 days False
ANN BLYTH ............ wins an Oscar nomination for role in MILDRED PIERCE. 1945 1945   17/7 Blyth, Ann True False False e 17 7 3 days False
BORIS BECKER ......... becomes youngest male singles winner at Wimbledon. 1985 ->21/8 1985   17/7 Becker, Boris False False True c 17 7 17 days False
PEG LEG BATES ….. dances one-legged in the Broadway musical BLACK BIRDS. 1925 1925   17/8 Bates, Peg Leg (Clayton) True False True e 17 8 0 days False
WAYNE GRETZKY ........ begins remarkable career as premier hockey player. 1978 ->20/2 1978   17/8 Gretzky, Wayne False False True c 17 8 5 days False
LESLIE GORE .......... sings another big hit with YOU DON'T OWN ME. 1964 ->21/2 1964   17/8 Gore, Leslie True False False @ 17 8 9 days False
ICE CUBE ..................... raps BOYZ N THE HOOD with N.W.A. 1986 1986 * 17/8 Ice Cube (Oshea Jackson) True True True @ 17 8 15 days False
SHAUN CASSIDY ........ releases the #1 hit song DA DOO RON RON. 1977 ->22/10 1977   17/8 Cassidy, Shaun True False True @ 17 8 23 days False
JOSEPH SMITH ......... reports a visit by an angel giving him gold tablets. 1823 ->24/3 1823   17/9 Smith, Joseph True False True r 17 9 2 days False
ARISTOTLE *.........… travels to Athens to study in the Academy of Plato. 367 BC ->37/8 -367 *** 17/9 Aristotle False False True f 17 9 4 days False
TOM MORRIS ........... becomes the youngest golf winner of British Open. 1868 ->43/6 1868 * 17/9 Morris, Tom False False True c 17 9 9 days False
NATALIE WOOD ......... plays a famous role in REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE. 1955 ->21/11 1955   17/9 Wood, Natalie True False False e 17 9 10 days False
BOB MATHIAS .......... wins gold medal in Olympics decathlon. 1948 ->21/4 1948   17/9 Mathias, Bob True False True c 17 9 12 days False
MARIANNE FAITHFUL .... releases hit song AS TEARS GO BY. 1964 ->20/5 1964   17/9 Faithful, Marianne False False False @ 17 9 17 days False
KING HUSSEIN ......... becomes King of Jordan, balancing Western & Arab sides. 1953 ->21/5 1953   17/9 Hussein of Jordan False False True q 17 9 21 days False
NANCY REAGAN …….. appears in a high school play entilted FIRST LADY. 1939 1939   17/9 Reagan, Nancy True False False y 17 9 22 days False
JOAN OF ARC .......... leads French troops to victory over English. 1429 ->19/4 1429 * 17/9 Joan of Arc False False False w 17 9 23 days False
KING HENRY VIII ...... assumes the throne of England as quick-witted monarch. 1509 ->42/6 1509   17/10 Henry VIII of England False False True q 17 10 4 days False
MAY SUTTON ......... becomes 1st American woman to win tennis title at Wimbledon. 1905 1905   17/10 Sutton, May True False False c 17 10 15 days False
PAUL ANKA ............ releases the number one hit PUT YOUR HEAD ON MY SHOLDER. 1959 ->20/7 1959   17/10 Anka, Paul True False True @ 17 10 22 days False
MATS WILLANDER ....... becomes youngest tennis player to win French Open. 1982 1982   17/11 Willander, Mats False False True c 17 11 14 days False
TUESDAY WELD ......... stars in movie RETURN TO PEYTON PLACE. 1961 ->34/4 1961   17/11 Weld, Tuesday True False False e 17 11 15 days False
AUDIE MURPHY …. joins the army after the other services don't accept him. 1942 1942   17/11 Murphy, Audie True False True w 17 11 20 days False
DEBBIE GIBSON ........ sings her hit OUT OF THE BLUE. 1988 1988   17/11 Gibson, Debbie True False False @ 17 11 21 days False
FRANZ SCHUBERT ....... composes his first opera--based on work of Goethe. 1814 ->20/5 1814   17/11 Schubert, Franz False False True m 17 11 23 days False
SALLY FIELD .......... debuts in title role on ABC-TV's GIDGET. 1963 ->18/10 1963   17/11 Field, Sally True False False e 17 11 29 days False
KING JAMES III .... becomes the King of Scotland. 1460 1460   18/0 James III of Scotland False False True q 18 0 3 days False
BILLY HOLIDAY .... makes were 1st recording with Benny Goodman. 1933 1933   18/0 Holiday, Billy True True False @ 18 0 4 days False
MARK DE WOLFE HOWE ... wins a Pulitzer Prize for BARRETT WENDELL. 1924 1924   18/0 Howe, Mark de Wolfe True False True l 18 0 5 days False
STEFFI GRAF .......... wins her first singles tennis title at Wimbledon. 1988 1988   18/0 Graf, Steffi False False False c 18 0 16 days False
JENNIFER CAPPRIATI ........… is busted on marijuana charges, crippling her tennis career. 1994 1994   18/0 Cappriati, Jennifer True False False c 18 0 19 days False
QUEEN VICTORIA ....... ascends to the throne of England. 1837 ->20/5 1837   18/0 Victoria of England False False False q 18 0 26 days False
OLIVIA HUSSEY ........ stars as female lead in screen version of ROMEO AND JULIET. 1969 1969   18/0 Hussey, Olivia True False False e 18 0 27 days False
BABE D. ZAHARIAS ..... stars in LA Olympics, setting new javelin throwing record. 1932 1932   18/1 Zaharias, Babe Didrikson True False False c 18 1 4 days False
BOB COWSILL .................. sings debut hit THE RAIN, THE PARK AND OTHER THINGS. 1967 1967   18/1 Cowsill, Bob True False True @ 18 1 25 days False
WERNER VON BRAUN ..... joins a club of rocket enthusiasts in Berlin. 1930 ->20/6 1930 * 18/1 Von Braun, Werner True False True s 18 1 27 days False
SHELLEY FABARES ...... sings the hit JOHNNY ANGEL. 1962 ->21/5 1962   18/1 Fabares, Shelley True False False % 18 1 28 days False
ERIK MENENDEZ ................ helps his brother Lyle to murder his wealthy parents. 1989 1989   18/2 Menendez, Erik True True True o 18 2 8 days False
JODIE FOSTER ......... receives an obsessive love letter from John Hinkley. 1981 ->26/4 1981   18/2 Foster, Jodie True False False e 18 2 20 days False
WILLIAM PERKIN ....... produces first synthetic dye--mauve. 1856 ->23/3 1856   18/2 Perkin, William False False True s 18 2 21 days False
SACAGAWEA ............ is employed by Lewis and Clarke as guide to West. 1805 ->21/9 1805 ** 18/3 Sacagawea True True False x 18 3 4 days False
KATARINA WITT ........ wins Olympic gold medal as champion figure skater. 1984 ->22/1 1984   18/3 Witt, Katarina False False False c 18 3 6 days False
MELODY PATTERSON … plays Wrangler Jane on TV's F TROOP. 1965 1965   18/3 Paterson, melody True False False % 18 3 12 days False
AVI BEN-ABRAHAM ...... becomes the youngest Medical Doctor--in Italy. 1976 1976   18/3 Ben-Abraham, Avi False False True z 18 3 16 days False
LILLIAN RUSSELL ...... stars singing and acting in Tony Pastor Shows. 1880 ->21/11 1880   18/3 Russell, Lillian True False False e 18 3 19 days False
BOBBY VEE ............ sings his number one hit TAKE GOOD CARE OF MY BABY. 1961 ->24/9 1961   18/3 Vee, Bobby True False True @ 18 3 22 days False
GORDIE HOWE .......... begins a record 26-year career playing NHL hockey. 1946 ->24/2 1946   18/4 Howe, Gordie False False True c 18 4 7 days False
ELIZABETH BONAPARTE .. marries Napoleon's younger brother causing a scandal. 1803 ->20/1 1803   18/4 Bonaparte, Elizabeth True False False y 18 4 11 days False
AL KALINE ............ begins baseball career playing for the Detroit Tigers. 1953 ->20/9 1953   18/4 Kaline, Al True False True c 18 4 17 days False
MARIA CALLAS ................. debuts at Athens Opera in title role of Tosca. 1941 1941   18/4 Callas, Maria True False False m 18 4 25 days False
STEVIE WONDER ........ releases his hit song FOR ONCE IN MY LIFE. 1968 ->20/6 1968   18/5 Wonder, Stevie True True True @ 18 5 9 days False
MARY HOPKIN ..... sings the number one hit THOSE WERE THE DAYS. 1968 1968   18/5 Hopkin, Mary False False False @ 18 5 10 days False
JONI MITCHELL ........ releases her first hit song CHELSEA MORNING. 1962 1962   40/6 Mitchell, Joni True False False @ 18 5 19 days False
NELL GWYN ............ becomes notable and popular mistress of King Charles II. 1668 1668 * 18/5 Gwyn, Nell True False True x 18 5 20 days False
DUKE ELLINGTON ....... defects from the fine arts to devote life to jazz. 1917 ->28/7 1917   18/5 Ellington, Duke True True True m 18 5 22 days False
GARRY LEWIS .......... releases with Playboys #1 hit song THIS DIAMOND RING. 1965 ->20/5 1965   18/5 Lewis, Garry True False True @ 18 5 30 days False
FERNANDO VALENZUELA .. begins pitching baseball for the LA Dodgers. 1979 ->23/9 1979   18/6 Valenzuela, Fernando False False True c 18 6 0 days False
KING MICHAEL V ....... is put on throne of Romania for 2nd time. 1930 1930   18/6 Michael V of Romania False False True q 18 6 2 days False
CHARLES BABBAGE ...... conceives of the idea to make a mechanical calculator. 1811 ->29/10 1811   18/6 Babbage, Charles True False True s 18 6 12 days False
BOBBY ORR ............ begins hockey as utimate defensiveman. 1966 1966   18/6 Orr, Bobby False False True c 18 6 20 days False
JOYCE HALL ........... goes into the greeting card business as "Hallmark". 1910 ->59/8 1910 * 18/6 Hall, Joyce True False True b 18 6 27 days False
MOSES MALONE ......... leaves high school to play professional basketball. 1973 ->27/2 1973   18/7 Malone, Moses True True True c 18 7 6 days False
RYAN WHITE ........... dies from AIDS after raising awareness across USA. 1990 1990   18/7 White, Ryan True False True x 18 7 13 days False
KING TUTANKHAMEN ..... dies as king of Egypt after short reign of 6 years. 1340 BC -1340 *** 18/7 Tutankhamen of Egypt False False True q 18 7 26 days False
KERRI STRUG …… ignors pain leading U.S. gymnastic team to Olymic gold. 1996 1996   18/8 Strug, Kerri True False False c 18 8 4 days False
KATHY GARVER ...... debuts as Cissy on TV's FAMILY AFFAIR. 1966 1966   18/8 Garver, Kathy True False False % 18 8 30 days False
ALEXANDER THE GREAT *.. defeats the Sacred Band of Thedans at Chaeronea. 338 BC ->19/11 -338 *** 18/9 Alexander the Great False False True w 18 9 4 days False
CHARLIE STARKWEATHER .. begins just-for-fun murder spree across Nebraska. 1958 1958 * 18/9 Starkweather, Charlie True False True o 18 9 10 days False
ESTHER WILLIAMS ...... stars in ANDY HARDY'S DOUBLE LIFE as swimming champ. 1942 ->21/4 1942   18/10 Williams, Esther True False False e 18 10 1 day False
SALLY FIELD .......... debuts as a UFO on TV's FLYING NUN. 1964 ->33/5 1964   18/10 Field, Sally True False False % 18 10 2 days False
CHUBBY CHECKER ....... releases the #1 hit song THE TWIST--for first time. 1960 ->18/10 1960   18/10 Checker, Chubby True True True @ 18 10 5 days False
DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS JR. ... marries fellow screen star Joan Crawford. 1928 1928   18/10 Fairbanks, Douglas Jr. True False True e 18 10 10 days False
BILLY FURY ........... begins career as 1st big rock & roller in England. 1960 ->41/10 1960   18/10 Fury, Billy False False True @ 18 10 11 days False
LILLIAN GISH ......... appears in D.W. Griffith's BIRTH OF A NATION. 1915 ->22/7 1915   18/10 Gish, Lillian True False False e 18 10 12 days False
ANISSA JONES ......... ends her life with drug overdose as Buffy on FAMILY AFFAIR. 1976 1976   1810 Jones, Anissa True False False % 18 10 13 days False
LULU ................. sings the title song from the movie TO SIR WITH LOVE. 1967 1967   18/10 Lulu (Marie Lawrie) False False False @ 18 10 15 days False
DEBI THOMAS .......... wins world title in figure skating. 1986 ->20/10 1986   18/10 Thomas, Debi True False False c 18 10 20 days False
CARLOS SANTANA ............... founds a rock band naming it after himself. 1966 1966   18/10 Santana, Carlos True True True @ 18 10 23 days False
DION ................. releases his first song I WONDER WHY. 1958 ->20/2 1958   18/10 Dion (DiMucci) True False True @ 18 10 28 days False
WYNONNA ……. releases her first recording as the daughter part of the JUDDS. 1983 1983   18/11 Wynonna (Judd) True False False @ 18 11 7 days False
HARVEY M. FRIEDMAN ... is appointed Assistant Professor of Math at Stanford. 1967 1967   18/11 Friedman, Harvey M. True False False n 18 11 9 days False
WYOMIA TYUS .......... wins women's 100 meter-run in Olympics. 1964 ->23/1 1964   18/11 Tyus, Wyomia True True False c 18 11 22 days False
SHIRLEY TEMPLE ....... stars in the movie THE BACHELOR AND THE BOBBY SOXER. 1947 ->21/2 1947   18/11 Temple, Shirley (Black) True False False e 18 11 29 days False
MARTINA NAVRATILOVA .. defects from Czechoslovakia to play tennis in USA. 1975 ->21/8 1975   18/11 Navratilova, Martina False False True c 18 11 30 days False
LEE GAINES ........... founds gospel blues quartet Delta Rhythm Boys. 1933 1933   19/0 Gaines, Lee True True True @ 19 0 2 days False
CHRISTOPHER ATKINS … co-stars with Brooke in THE BLUE LAGOON. 1980 1980   19/0 Atkins, Christopher True False True e 19 0 19 days False
PETE SAMPRAS ................. becomes youngest to win the men's title in U.S. Tennis Open. 1990 1990   19/0 Sampras, Pete True False True c 19 0 20 days False
AUGUSTUS CAESAR *...… inherits Roman World when his uncle Julius is killed. 44 BC ->20/8 -44 *** 19/1 Augustus Caesar False False True q 19 1 13 days False
MARIO LEMIEUX ........ begins career as star hockey player in the NHL. 1984 ->23/6 1984   19/1 Lemieux, Mario False False True c 19 1 14 days False
RON HOWARD ........... debuts as Richie in ABC-TV's HAPPY DAYS. 1974 ->28/2 1974   19/1 Howard, Ron True False True % 19 1 16 days False
CHRIS MCCARRON … wins Eclipse Award as jockey of the year. 1974 1974   19/2 McCarron, Chris True False True c 19 2 2 days False
CHER ................. releases with Sonny the #1 hit song I GOT YOU BABE. 1965 ->20/8 1965   19/2 Cher (LaPierre) True False False @ 19 2 11 days False
JIM MESSINA …. begins long rock career with Buffalo Springfield. 1967 1967   19/2 Messina, Jim True False True @ 19 2 16 days False
ISIAH THOMAS ......... plays for U.S. Olympic Basketball team. 1980 ->20/5 1980   19/3 Thomas, Isiah True True True c 19 3 3 days False
JOSEPHINE BAKER ...... arrives in Paris as exotic dancer in La Revue Negre. 1925 ->20/4 1925   19/3 Baker, Josephine True True False e 19 3 4 days False
AMY ALCOTT ........... begins long career a professional golfer. 1975 ->24/4 1975   19/3 Alcott, Amy True False False c 19 3 10 days False
MAE MARSH …. stars in the movie BIRTH OF A NATION. 1915 1915   19/3 Marsh, Mae True False False e 19 3 12 days False
COLIN MACLAURIN ...... becomes a Full Professor at Edinburgh--youngest ever. 1717 1717   19/3 MacLaurin, Colin False False True n 19 3 19 days False
JEAN HARLOW .......... stars in her first movie HELL's ANGELS for Howard Hughes. 1930 1930   19/3 Harlow, Jean True False False e 19 3 20 days False
BABE RUTH ............ is signed to play baseball for the Baltimore Orioles. 1914 ->20/3 1914   19/3 Ruth, Babe True False True c 19 3 21 days False
DONOVAN .............. releases his first hit song CATCH THE WIND. 1965 ->20/6 1965   19/4 Donovan (Leitch) False False True @ 19 4 2 days False
THOMAS JEFFERSON ..... graduates from William and Mary College. 1762 ->26/0 1762   19/4 Jefferson, Thomas True False True g 19 4 15 days False
BABY DOC DUVALIER .... becomes president for life, succeeding his father Papa Doc. 1970 ->34/7 1970   19/4 Duvalier, Baby Doc False True True g 19 4 20 days False
CHARLENE TILTON ...... debuts as Lucy Ewing on TV's DALLAS. 1978 ->26/6 1978   19/4 Tilton, Charlene True False False e 19 4 22 days False
JOAN OF ARC .......... is burnt at the stake by English to become French saint. 1431 1431 * 19/4 Joan of Arc False False False w 19 4 24 days False
TED NUGENT ........... sings JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE MIND. 1968 ->21/5 1968   19/4 Nugent, Ted True False True @ 19 4 27 days False
GAVRILO PRINCIP ...... assassinates Archduke Ferdinand, sparking World War I. 1914 1914 * 19/5 Princip, Gavrilo False False True o 19 5 3 days False
FRANKIE AVALON ....... releases the number one hit song VENUS. 1959 1959   19/5 Avalon, Frankie True False True @ 19 5 5 days False
CHARLIE STARKWEATHER .. is executed and thousands of teenage girls weep. 1959 1959   19/5 Starkweather, Charlie True False True o 19 5 18 days False
BURT WARD ............ stars as Robin in first episode of ABC-TV's BATMAN. 1966 1966   19/5 Ward, Burt True False True @ 19 5 27 days False
MICKEY ROONEY ........ tops movie box office starring in ANDY HARDY films. 1939 ->26/1 1939   19/6 Rooney, Mickey True False True e 19 6 7 days False
NATHAN LEOPOLD … confesses to the thrill strangling of a 14-year old. 1924 1924   19/6 Leopold, Nathan True False True o 19 6 12 days False
ANN RUTLEDGE ......... dies as Abe Lincoln's first and fondest love. 1835 1835   19/6 Rutledge, Ann True False False y 19 6 14 days False
CHRIS EVERT .......... becomes number one female tennis player in world. 1974 ->34/4 1974   19/6 Evert, Chris True False False c 19 6 20 days False
TIMOTHY HUTTON ....... wins an Oscar for Best Support in ORDINARY PEOPLE. 1980 ->24/11 1980   19/6 Hutton, Timothy True False True e 19 6 25 days False
MONICA SELES ..........… is stabbed while playing tennis, putting her out of action. 1993 1993   19/6 Seles, Monica False False False c 19 6 28 days False
BOB DYLAN ............ drops "Zimmermann" assuming stage name in NY performance. 1960 ->21/10 1960   19/6 Dylan, Bob True False True @ 19 6 29 days False
ELVIS PRESLEY ........ signs a recording contract with MGM records. 1955 ->21/3 1955   19/7 Presley, Elvis True False True @ 19 7 5 days False
SERGI RACHMANINOV .... writes his popular PRELUDE IN C SHARP MINOR. 1892 ->21/10 1892   19/7 Rachmaninov, Sergi False False True m 19 7 8 days False
KRISTI YAMAGUCHI ..... wins the world title in women's figure skating. 1991 1991   19/7 Yamaguchi, Kristi True True False c 19 7 10 days False
ARTHUR RIMBAUD ....... refuses to write poetry after short but brilliant literary career. 1874 ->37/0 1874   19/7 Rimbaud, Arthur False False True l 19 7 12 days False
ALEXANDER NEVSKI … leads in defense of Russian Empire. 1240 1240   19/7 Nevski, Alexander False False True w 19 7 23 days False
RIVER PHOENIX ….. plays the young Indy in INDIANA JONES & THE LAST CRUSADE. 1989 1989   19/8 Phoenix, River True False True e 19 8 8 days False
BOBBY BROWN .................. sings on #1 album DON'T BE CRUEL. 1989 1989   19/8 Brown, Bobby True True True @ 19 8 16 days False
DON DRYSDALE ......... begins pitching baseball for the LA Dodgers. 1956 ->31/10 1956   19/8 Drysdale, Don True False True c 19 8 26 days False
RICHARD BRANSON …. launches Virgin Records selling discount records by mail. 1970 1970   19/9 Branson, Richard False False True b 19 9 9 days False
DOROTHY HAMILL .......... wins a gold medal for figure skating in the Winter Olympics. 1976 1976   19/9 Hamill, Dorothy True False False c 19 9 10 days False
ROY ROGERS …. begins singing with the Sons of the the Pioneers. 1932 1932   19/9 Rogers, Roy True False True e 19 9 12 days False
GERTRUDE EDERLE ...... makes headlines as first female to swim English channel. 1926 ->26/5 1926   19/9 Ederle, Gertrude True False False c 19 9 14 days False
PHOEBE OMLIE ......... records first parachute jump by a woman. 1922 1923   19/9 Omlie, Phoebe True False False p 19 9 17 days False
CONNIE FRANCIS ....... releases her hit song WHO'S SORRY NOW. 1958 ->20/0 1958   19/9 Francis, Connie True False False @ 19 9 19 days False
ANN DVORK .... stars in the movie SCARFACE. 1932 1932   19/9 Dvorak, Ann True False False e 19 9 20 days False
MATTHIAS RUST ........ flies small plane from Germany landing in Red Square. 1987 ->20/9 1987   19/9 Rust, Matthias False False True g 19 9 21 days False
BARBARA JO RUBIN ..... becomes 1st female jockey to ride winning horse on U.S. track. 1969 1969   19/9 Rubin, Barbara Jo True False False c 19 9 22 days False
QUEEN LATIFAH ................ releases her first rap album ALL HAIL THE QUEEN. 1989 1989   19/10 Latifah, Queen True True False @ 19 10 3 days False
FROGMAN HENRY ........ sings his hit AIN'T GOT NO HOME. 1957 1957   19/10 Henry, Clarence Frogman True True True @ 19 10 5 days False
FOSTER HEWITT .... becomes the first to broadcast a hockey game -- from Toronto. 1923 1923   19/10 Hewitt, Foster False False True c 19 10 6 days False
MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE . arrives in America offering services to General Washington. 1777 ->20/0 1777   19/10 LaFayette, Marquis de False False True w 19 10 9 days False
BILL COWSILL ................. sings the debut hit THE RAIN, THE PARK AND OTHER THINGS. 1969 1969   19/10 Cowsill, Bill True False True @ 19 10 12 days False
LISA BONET ........... debuts as Denise Huxtable on TV's A DIFFERENT WORLD. 1987 1987   19/10 Bonet, Lisa True True False % 19 10 29 days False
EVONNE GOOLAGONG ..... wins the women's singles title at Wimbledon. 1971 ->28/10 1971   19/11 Goolagong, Evonne False True False c 19 11 2 days False
ALEXANDER THE GREAT *.. takes over Macedonian army and plans to take over world. 336 BC ->25/7 -336 *** 19/11 Alexander the Great False False True w 19 11 4 days False
NORM LEVEILLE ........ ends hockey career after suffering brain injury during game. 1982 1982   19/11 Leveille, Norm False False True c 19 11 6 days False
PATTY HEARST ......... is kidnapped by the SLA as wealthy heiress. 1974 ->21/6 1974   19/11 Hearst, Patty True False False x 19 11 15 days False
GALUSHA PENNYPACKER .. fights in battle of Antietam as "boy general". 1864 ->20/10 1864   19/11 Pennypacker, Galusha True False True w 19 11 25 days False
ALFRED FULLER ....... sets out with a case full of brushes to sell door to door. 1905 1905   20/0 Fuller, Alfred True False True b 20 0 0 days False
WILLIE MAYS .......... begins playing baseball for the New York Giants. 1951 ->23/4 1951   20/0 Mays, Willie False True True c 20 0 1 day False
BRIAN WILSON ......... sings first hit with Beach Boys SURFIN' SAFARI. 1962 ->22/0 1962   20/0 Wilson, Brian True False True @ 20 0 2 days False
WOLFGANG A. MOZART ... publishes SERENATE NOTTURNA, his 239th composition. 1776 ->22/4 1776   20/0 Mozart, Wolfgang A. False False True m 20 0 3 days False
JEFFERSON DAVIS ...... graduates from West Point, 23d in class of 33. 1828 ->39/5 1828   20/0 Davis, Jefferson True False True w 20 0 4 days False
MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE . fights for Washington with distinction at Brandywine. 1777 ->21/4 1777   20/0 LaFayette, Marquis de False False True w 20 0 5 days False
BEN HOGAN ............ becomes a pro golfer at Oakhurst Golf Club. 1932 ->40/10 1932   20/0 Hogan, Ben True False True c 20 0 6 days False
LITTLE MO CONNOLLY ... wins 3rd straight award as "woman athlete of the year". 1954 ->20/2 1954   20/0 Connolly, Little Mo True False False c 20 0 7 days False
RAY DAVIES ........... tops the pop charts with Kinks--YOU REALLY GOT ME. 1964 ->26/11 1964   20/0 Davies, Ray False False True @ 20 0 8 days False
LITTLE ANTHONY ....... releases the song SHIMMY, SHIMMY, KO-KO-POP. 1960 ->24/11 1960   20/0 Little Anthony True True True @ 20 0 9 days False
ROBERTO DURAN ........ wins the lightweight title, outboxing Ken Buchanan. 1971 ->29/0 1971   20/0 Duran, Roberto True True True c 20 0 10 days False
DAVID BEN-GURIAN ..... emigrates to Palestine to build a nation. 1906 ->61/7 1916   20/0 Ben-Gurian, David False False True h 20 0 11 days False
WILLIE HOPPE ......... wins his third world billiards championship. 1907 ->65/6 1907   20/0 Hoppe, Willie True False True c 20 0 12 days False
PATTI PAGE ........... debuts on Chicago radio with BREAKFAST CLUB. 1947 ->27/2 1947   20/0 Page, Patti True False False @ 20 0 13 days False
HEDY LAMARR .......... provokes controversy after nude scene in film ECSTASY. 1933 ->44/11 1933   20/0 Lamarr, Hedy True False False e 20 0 14 days False
FREDERIC CHOPIN ...... performs his 1st big piano concert in Warsaw. 1830 ->21/11 1830   20/0 Chopin, Frederic False False True m 20 0 15 days False
BARRY GIBB ........... releases his rock album in U.S.--THE BEEGEES FIRST. 1967 ->21/3 1967   20/0 Gibb, Barry False False True @ 20 0 16 days False
WILMA RUDOLF ......... sets world record in woman's 200 meters--22.9 sec. 1960 ->20/2 1960   20/0 Rudolf, Wilma True True False c 20 0 17 days False
HEATHER LOCKLEAR .......... debuts in TV's DYNESTY. 1981 1981   20/0 Locklear, Heather True False False % 20 0 18 days False
PABLO PICASSO ........ opens first exhibition of paintings in Paris. 1901 ->20/5 1901   20/0 Picasso, Pablo False False True a 20 0 19 days False
JIM CORBETT .......... quits bank teller job to take up boxing. 1886 ->22/7 1886   20/0 Corbett, Jim True False True c 20 0 20 days False
J.P. MORGAN .......... begins banking career working under tutelage his father. 1857 ->34/1 1857   20/0 Morgan, J.P. True False True b 20 0 21 days False
OSCAR ROBERTSON ....… is named top college basketball player, as sophomore. 1958 ->21/9 1958   20/0 Robertson, Oscar True True True c 20 0 22 days False
RIZA CYRUS PAHLEVI ... proclaims himself Shah of Iran after death of his father. 1980 1980   20/0 Pahlevi, Riza Cyrus False False True q 20 0 23 days False
CATHY CARR ........... sings a #1 hit with IVORY TOWER. 1956 1956   20/0 Carr, Cathy True False False @ 20 0 24 days False
JANE RUSSELL ......... makes her film debut in THE OUTLAWS. 1941 1941   20/0 Russell, Jane True False False e 20 0 25 days False
JUDY GARLAND ......... stars in the movie FOR ME AND MY GAL. 1942 ->21/9 1942   20/0 Garland, Judy True False False e 20 0 26 days False
KING LOUIS XVI ....... succeeds to the throne as doomed French monarch. 1774 ->23/5 1774   20/0 Louis XVI of France False False True q 20 0 27 days False
PRINCESS DIANA … marries in royal splendor the Prince of Wales. 1981 1981   20/0 Diana, Princess of Wales False False False q 20 0 28 days False
CONNIE FRANCIS ....... sings the popular hit MY HAPPINESS. 1958 ->20/11 1958   20/0 Francis, Connie True False False @ 20 0 29 days False
NELLIE BLY ........... writes expose on conditions at Blackwells asylum. 1887 ->22/6 1887   20/0 Bly, Nellie (Elizabeth Seaman) True False False j 20 0 30 days False
LANA TURNER .......... is "discovered" while sipping soda in drug store. 1940 ->38/2 1940   20/1 Turner, Lana True False False e 20 1 0 days False
CLYDE MCPHALTER ...... forms the R&B group, the Drifters. 1953 ->27/5 1953   20/1 McPhalter, Clyde True True True @ 20 1 1 day False
GOTTFRIED LEIBNIZ .... earns a doctor's degree in law at Altdorf. 1666 ->25/5 1666   20/1 Leibniz, Gottfried False False True f 20 1 2 days False
GENE TIERNEY ......... appears in her screen debut THE RETURN OF FRANK. 1940 ->23/10 1940   20/1 Tierney, Gene True False False e 20 1 3 days False
CHUBBY CHECKER ....... sings the #1 hit in the USA--THE TWIST--re-released. 1961 ->22/1 1961   20/1 Checker, Chubby True True True @ 20 1 4 days False
W.C. HANDY ........... organizes his 1st band to play at Chicago Expo. 1893 ->40/10 1893   20/1 Handy, W.C. True True True @ 20 1 5 days False
NATHAN HALE .......... joins the Continental Army as a lieutenant. 1775 ->20/5 1775   20/1 Hale, Nathan True False True w 20 1 6 days False
MAUREEN O'HARA ....... stars in movie HOW GREEN WAS MY VALLEY. 1941 ->26/0 1941   20/1 OHara, Maureen True False False e 20 1 7 days False
TAI BABILONIA ........ fails to figure skate in Olympics after partner injury. 1980 1980   20/1 Babilonia, Tai True False False c 20 1 8 days False
JOHN COLTRANE ........ plays his virtuoso saxophone in the U.S. Navy band. 1946 ->40/9 1946   20/1 Coltrane, John True True True @ 20 1 9 days False
WILLIAM MCKINLEY ..... fights for Union forces with distinction at Antietam. 1863 ->27/11 1863   20/1 McKinley, William True False True g 20 1 10 days False
ANN-MARGARET ......... appears in her first movie A POCKET FULL OF MIRACLES. 1961 ->20/3 1961   20/1 Ann-Margaret False False False e 20 1 11 days False
DICK BUTTON .......... captures his fifth world figure skating title. 1949 ->22/8 1949   20/1 Button, Dick True False True c 20 1 12 days False
HAYLEY MILLS ......... stars as an innocent in THE TROUBLE WITH ANGELS. 1966 1966   20/1 Mills, Hayley True False False e 20 1 13 days False
CAROL HEISS .......... wins a 5th straight world figure skating title. 1960 1960   20/1 Heiss, Carol True False False c 20 1 14 days False
RICKY SCHRODER ....... appears in the movie ACROSS THE TRACKS. 1990 1990   20/1 Schroder, Ricky True False True e 20 1 15 days False
CAP ANSON ............ begins 27-year career as 1st of great baseball players. 1871 1871   20/1 Anson, Cap True False True c 20 1 16 days False
ANDY GIBB ............ releases platinum-hit record SHADOW DANCING. 1978 ->30/0 1978   20/1 Gibb, Andy False False True @ 20 1 17 days False
ARTURO TOSCANINI ..... completes 1st world tour as conductor of opera company. 1887 ->41/7 1887   20/1 Toscanini, Arturo False False True m 20 1 18 days False
ELIZABETH BONAPARTE .. sees her marriage to Napoleon's younger brother annulled. 1805 1805   20/1 Bonaparte, Elizabeth True False False y 20 1 19 days False
PETER ASHER .......... sings with Gordon a #1 hit--WORLD WITHOUT LOVE. 1964 1964   20/1 Asher, Peter False False True @ 20 1 20 days False
JOE LOUIS ............ KOs Krakanin in his first pro boxing bout. 1934 ->23/3 1934   20/1 Louis, Joe True True True c 20 1 21 days False
C.P.E. BACH .......... begins to study music at the University of Frankfort. 1734 ->28/7 1734   20/1 Bach, C.P.E. False False True m 20 1 22 days False
WAYNE NEWTON ......... signs a contract to do TV shows with Jackie Gleason. 1962 ->21/4 1962   20/1 Newton, Wayne True False True @ 20 1 23 days False
JEAN HARLOW .......... stars as the sexy cinematic PLATINUM BLONDE. 1931 ->22/0 1931   20/1 Harlow, Jean True False False e 20 1 24 days False
JIM RYUN ............. breaks his own world record in mile run--at 3:51.1. 1967 1967   20/1 Ryun, Jim True False True c 20 1 25 days False
RICKI LAKE ....... debuts in her first movie, HAIRSPRAY. 1988 1988   20/1 Lake, Ricki True False False e 20 1 26 days False
CHARLES TAZE RUSSELL . publishes THE OBJECT & MANNER OF OUR LORD'S RETURN. 1872 ->20/4 1872   20/1 Russell, Charles Taze True False True r 20 1 27 days False
MARIA MONK ........... discloses awful but untruthful nunnery practices. 1836 1836   20/1 Monk, Maria True False False x 20 1 28 days False
JANE AUSTEN .......... completes her first novel ELEANOR AND MARIANNE. 1795 ->37/6 1795   20/1 Austen, Jane True False True l 20 1 29 days False
SALVIDORE DALI ....... is imprisoned by Spanish for political activities. 1924 ->26/11 1924   20/1 Dali, Salvidore False False True a 20 1 30days False
BILL GATES .......... co-founds Microsoft Corporation in a back room. 1975 ->33/6 1975   20/2 Gates, Bill True False True b 20 2 0 days False
FELIX MENDELSSOHN .... travels to London to perform large scale concerts. 1829 ->21/10 1829   20/2 Mendelssohn, Felix False False True m 20 2 1 day False
MARILYN MONROE ....... drops her name "Norma Jean" to model as "Marilyn". 1946 ->27/1 1946   20/2 Monroe, Marilyn True False False e 20 2 2 days False
RANDY MATSON ......... becomes first to put the shot over 70 feet. 1965 1965   20/2 Matson, Randy True False True c 20 2 3 days False
ELLA FITZGERALD ...... sings her first hit A TISKET, A TASKET. 1938 ->41/10 1938   20/2 Fitzgerald, Ella True True False @ 20 2 4 days False
FRANKIE VALLI ........ ends year with 2 hit songs--SHERRY and BIG GIRLS. 1962 ->22/1 1962   20/2 Valli, Frankie True False True @ 20 2 5 days False
ARTHUR MACARTHUR ..... is promoted and dubbed "Boy Colonel of the West". 1865 ->45/0 1865   20/2 MacArthur, Arthur True False True w 20 2 6 days False
JESSE JAMES .......... forms a gang with his brother and Younger brothers. 1867 ->29/0 1867   20/2 James, Jesse True False True o 20 2 7 days False
LOU CHRISTIE ......... releases hit song TWO FACES HAVE I. 1963 ->22/11 1963   20/2 Christie, Lou True False True @ 20 2 8 days False
JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER .. goes into big business, trading commodities. 1859 ->23/0 1859   20/2 Rockefeller, John D. True False True b 20 2 9 days False
FREDDIE PRINZE ....... stars as hip half of TV's CHICO AND THE MAN. 1974 ->23/0 1974   20/2 Prinze, Freddie True True True c 20 2 10 days False
LEVAR BURTON ......... plays Kunta Kinta in the TV mini-series ROOTS. 1977 1977   20/2 Burton, Levar True True True % 20 2 11 days False
GEORGE WASHINGTON .... takes possession of beautiful Mount Vernon. 1752 ->22/3 1752   20/2 Washington, George True False True g 20 2 12 days False
KAREN CARPENTER ...... releases with brother her 1st hit song CLOSE TO YOU. 1970 ->23/7 1970   20/2 Carpenter, Karen True False False @ 20 2 13 days False
GEORGE BUSH .......... is shot down by Japanese flying over the Pacific. 1944 ->29/1 1944   20/2 Bush, George True False True w 20 2 14 days False
HANK AARON ........... plays his first big league baseball game for Milwaukee. 1954 ->22/9 1954   20/2 Aaron, Hank True True True c 20 2 15 days False
PINCHAS ZUKERMAN ..... begins world tour as acclaimed concert violinist. 1968 1968   20/2 Zukerman, Pinchas False False True m 20 2 16 days False
SULTAN OF BRUNEI ..... becomes potentate of small oil-rich nation. 1967 ->38/10 1967   20/2 Brunie, Sultan of False False True g 20 2 17 days False
WILMA RUDOLF ......... wins a record 3rd gold medal in Olympic sprints. 1960 1960   20/2 Rudolf, Wilma True True False c 20 2 18 days False
GIOACCHINO ROSSINI ... premieres his first opera DEMETRION E POLIBIO. 1812 ->20/6 1812   20/2 Rossini, Gioacchino False False True m 20 2 19 days False
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN . publishes his first piece of music, a Ritterballet. 1791 ->21/11 1791   20/2 Beethovan, Ludwig Van False False True m 20 2 20 days False
PETER NOONE .......... releases retrospective album BEST OF HERMAN'S HERMITS. 1968 1968   20/2 Noone, Peter False False True @ 20 2 21 days False
SERGEY PROKOFIEV ..... sees first public performance of musical work. 1911 ->27/0 1911   20/2 Prokofiev, Sergey False True True m 20 2 22 days False
LEW WETZEL ........... advertises as top Indian killer in Ohio territory. 1784 1782   20/2 Wetzel, Lew True False True p 20 2 23 days False
WAYNE GRETZKY ........ tops all NHL hockey scorers for 1st of 7 straight times. 1981 ->24/2 1981   20/2 Gretzky, Wayne False False True c 20 2 24 days False
DION ................. sings first hit song TEENAGER IN LOVE. 1959 ->22/3 1959   20/2 Dion (DiMucci) True False True @ 20 2 25 days False
LITTLE MO CONNOLLY ... suffers crushed leg horseback riding, ending pro tennis. 1954 ->34/8 1954   20/2 Connolly, Little Mo True False False c 20 2 26 days False
LORENZO DE MEDICI .... seizes power in magnificent & flowering Florence. 1469 ->43/3 1469 * 20/2 Medici, Lorenzo De False False True g 20 2 27 days False
AGA KHAN IV .......... becomes spiritual leader of 80 million Ismalili Moslems. 1957 ->53/0 1957   20/2 Aga Khan IV False False True q 20 2 28 days False
POLLY ADLER .......... begins long & lucrative career as prostitute. 1920 1920   20/2 Adler, Polly True False False b 20 2 29 days False
DUKE KAHANAMOKU ...... introduces surfing into California. 1910 ->22/4 1910   20/2 Kahanamoku, Duke True True True c 20 2 30 days False
ANGELA LANSBURY ...... wins a Golden Globe Award for her role in GASLIGHT. 1946 ->37/4 1946   20/3 Lansbury, Angela True False False e 20 3 0 days False
BABE RUTH ............ hits his first home run, while a pitcher for Red Sox. 1915 ->23/6 1915   20/3 Ruth, Babe True False True c 20 3 1 day False
PATTI LA BELLE ....... releases the double LP--PATTI LABELLE & THE BLUEBELLS. 1964 1964   20/3 LaBelle, Patti True False False @ 20 3 2 days False
ANNE SULLIVAN ........ becomes companion and teacher of Helen Keller. 1887 1887   20/3 Sullivan, Anne True False False h 20 3 3 days False
TOMMY SANDS .......... substitutes for Elvis, singing hit TEENAGE CRUSH. 1957 1957   20/3 Sands, Tommy True False True @ 20 3 4 days False
THOMAS RICE .......... helps launch minstrel shows with "Jim Crow" act. 1828 1828 * 20/3 Rice, Thomas True False True e 20 3 5 days False
JERRY LEWIS .......... teams up with Dean Martin to make comedy. 1946 ->26/10 1946   20/3 Lewis, Jerry True False True e 20 3 6 days False
JANET JACKSON ........ releases her #1 hit song WHEN I THINK OF YOU. 1986 ->20/8 1986   20/3 Jackson, Janet True False False @ 20 3 7 days False
BUGS BAER ............ joins the PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC LEDGER as staff artist. 1906 1906   20/3 Baer, Bugs True False True j 20 3 8 days False
FRANZ SCHUBERT ....... begins composition of his Symphony #6. 1817 ->21/6 1817   20/3 Schubert, Franz False False True m 20 3 9 days False
ANDREW WYTHE ......... exhibits a one-man show of water colors in NYC. 1937 ->46/4 1937   20/3 Wythe, Andrew True False True a 20 3 10 days False
DON EVERLY ........... sings with brother their 1st hit BYE, BYE, LOVE. 1957 ->20/7 1957   20/3 Everly, Don True False True @ 20 3 11 days False
HELENA RUBINSTEIN .... arrives in Australia selling popular face cream. 1889 ->32/2 1889 * 20/3 Rubinstein, Helena False False True b 20 3 12 days False
KATHERINE SWITZWER ... becomes first woman to run officially in Boston Marathon. 1967 1967   20/3 Switzer, Katherine True False False c 20 3 13 days False
OLAVE BADEN-POWELL ... launches the International Girl Scout Movement in England. 1909 1909   20/3 Baden-Powell, Olave False False False h 20 3 14 days False
MICK FLEETWOOD ....... releases with Fleetwood Mac the album ENGLISH ROSE. 1971 1971   20/3 Fleetwood, Mick True False True @ 20 3 15 days False
MARY E. MCDONOUGH .... portrays Erin in the finale of TV's THE WALTONS. 1981 1981   20/3 McDonough, Mary E. True False False % 20 3 16 days False
JANET GAYNOR ......... debuts on screen as a sweet girl in JAMESTOWN FLOOD. 1926 ->22/7 1926   20/3 Gaynor, Janet True False False e 20 3 17 days False
DIANA ROSS ........... hits the big time singing WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO?. 1964 ->25/9 1964   20/3 Ross, Diana True True False @ 20 3 18 days False
IRA ALDRIDGE *......… leaves NYC African theater to headline in Europe. 1824 ->59/5 1824 *** 20/3 Aldridge, Ira True True True e 20 3 19 days False
GEORGE HAMILTON IV ... releases the hit song WHY DON'T THEY UNDERSTAND. 1957 1957   20/3 Hamilton, George IV True False True @ 20 3 20 days False
BARBRA STREISAND ..... debuts in musical I CAN GET IT FOR YOU WHOLESALE. 1962 ->22/0 1962   20/3 Streisand, Barbra True False False @ 20 3 21 days False
WILLIAM SHERMAN ...... graduates from West Point, 6th in class of 42. 1840 ->41/5 1840   20/3 Sherman, William True False True w 20 3 22 days False
ANN-MARGARET .......… releases her only hit song I JUST DON'T UNDERSTAND. 1961 ->34/8 1961   20/3 Ann-Margaret False False False e 20 3 23 days False
KING CHARLES V ....... is crowned emperor of Austria, Low Countries & Spain. 1520 ->44/4 1520   20/3 Charles V of Austria False False True q 20 3 24 days False
CATHERINE HOWARD ..... marries King Henry VIII, becoming his fifth wife. 1540 ->22/8 1540   20/3 Howard, Catherine False False False q 20 3 25 days False
REMBRANDT VAN RYN .... completes masterpiece of FLIGHT INTO EGYPT. 1627 ->27/5 1627   20/3 Rembrandt Van Ryn False False True a 20 3 26 days False
HELOISE .............. begins a tragic love affair with Peter Abelard. 1120 1120 ** 20/3 Heloise False False False x 20 3 27 days False
ROB LOWE ............. stars as part of the brat pack in ST. ELMO'S FIRE. 1984 1984   20/3 Lowe, Rob True False True e 20 3 28 days False
TOMMY JAMES .......... tops the pop charts with I THINK WE'RE ALONE NOW. 1967 ->22/1 1967   20/3 James, Tommy True False True @ 20 3 29 days False
PAUL MORPHY .......... arrives in England, challenging best chess players. 1857 ->47/0 1857   20/3 Morphy, Paul True False True c 20 3 30 days False
PEGGY SHIPPEN ........ collaborates with Benedict Arnold to betray his country. 1780 1780   20/4 Shippen, Peggy True False False o 20 4 0 days False
RED GRANGE ........... scores 6 TDs in one football game, as galloping ghost. 1924 ->21/5 1924   20/4 Grange, Red True False True c 20 4 1 day False
ALEXANDER MCGILLIVRAY. leads Creek Confederacy against American settlers. 1779 ->24/9 1779   20/4 McGillivray, Alexander False True True w 20 4 2 days False
JOSEPHINE BAKER ...... leaves Negro Review to open her own jazz club in Paris. 1926 ->67/0 1926   20/4 Baker, Josephine True True False e 20 4 4 days False
BABE D. ZAHARIAS ..... leaves track & field to pursue golf career. 1934 ->29/6 1934   20/4 Zaharias, Babe Didrikson True False False c 20 4 5 days False
LEE MERIWETHER ....... wins the Miss America beauty pageant. 1955 1955   20/4 Meriwether, Lee True False False e 20 4 6 days False
JOHNNY MATHIS ........ chooses music making over Olympic try-outs. 1956 ->21/7 1956   20/4 Mathis, Johnny True True True @ 20 4 7 days False
LIGHTHORSE HARRY LEE . makes 1st move to declare independence at Congress. 1776 ->23/0 1776   20/4 Lee, Lighthorse Harry True False True w 20 4 8 days False
CHARLES TAZE RUSSELL . founds a religious group to become Jehovah's Witness. 1872 ->22/7 1872   20/4 Russell, Charles Taze True False True r 20 4 10 days False
HARRY HOUDINI ........ marries, and his wife becomes assistant in magic act. 1894 ->26/4 1894   20/4 Houdini, Harry True False True e 20 4 11 days False
JAMES BRIDGER ........ becomes the 1st white man to see the Great Salt Lake. 1824 ->30/7 1824 * 20/4 Bridger, James True False True p 20 4 12 days False
ANITA BRYANT ......... sings her hit IN MY LITTLE CORNER OF THE WORLD. 1960 1960   20/4 Bryant, Anita True False False @ 20 4 13 days False
KATHRINE SWITZER ......... sneaks into Boston Marathon, becoming 1st woman to finish. 1967 1967   20/4 Switzer, Kathrine True False False c 20 4 14 days False
DYLAN THOMAS ......... stirs excitement with verse in EIGHTEEN POEMS. 1934 ->39/0 1934   20/4 Thomas, Dylan False False True l 20 4 15 days False
TIMOTHY BOTTOMS ...... stars in movie THE LAST PICTURE SHOW. 1971 1971   20/4 Bottoms, Timothy True False True e 20 4 16 days False
JAMES FRASER ......... completes best-known sculpture THE END OF THE TRAIL. 1896 1896   20/4 Fraser, James True False True a 20 4 17 days False
BARBARA STANWYCK ..... gets movie offers after stage success in BURLESQUE. 1927 ->36/7 1927   20/4 Stanwyck, Barbara True False False e 20 4 18 days False
MARY TYLER MOORE ..... debuts her legs on TV's BACHELOR FATHER. 1958 ->23/10 1958   20/4 Moore, Mary Tyler True False False % 20 4 19 days False
WILT CHAMBERLAIN ..... leads all college basketball scorers while a sophomore. 1957 ->24/3 1957   20/4 Chamberlain, Wilt True True True c 20 4 20 days False
PIERRE RADISSON ...... explores Upper Mississippi as its first fur trapper. 1657 ->34/6 1657   20/4 Radisson, Pierre False False True p 20 4 21 days False
JOHNNY PRESTON ....... releases the #1 hit song RUNNING BEAR. 1959 1959   20/4 Preston, Johnny True False True @ 20 4 22 days False
BILL WALTON .......... leads UCLA basketball with 44 points in title game. 1973 ->25/7 1973   20/4 Walton, Bill True False True c 20 4 23 days False
GENE PITNEY .......... scores his 1st pop hit singing A TOWN WITHOUT PITY. 1961 ->21/3 1961   20/4 Pitney, Gene True False True @ 20 4 24 days False
DEAN MARTIN .......... arrives in Hollywood from Steubenville, Ohio. 1937 ->32/0 1937 * 20/4 Martin, Dean True False True @ 20 4 25 days False
J.D. SALINGER ........ publishes his first story--in STORY magazine. 1940 ->32/5 1940   20/4 Salinger, J.D. True False True l 20 4 26 days False
DONNY OSMOND ......... telecasts his last variety show with sister Marie. 1979 1979   20/4 Osmond, Donny True False True % 20 4 27 days False
TZU HSI .............. gains favor with Chinese emperor by providing him an heir. 1855 ->25/8 1855   20/4 Tzu Hsi, Empress Dowager False True False g 20 4 28 days False
KING AHAZ *.........… begins 10-year reign as King of Israel. 740 BC -740 *** 20/4 Ahaz of Israel False False True q 20 4 29 days False
JOSHUA LIONEL COWEN .. invents the electric toy train. 1900 ->64/8 1900   20/4 Cowen, Joshua Lionel True False True i 20 4 30 days False
ISIAH THOMAS ......... joins the Detroit Pistons as star basketball guard. 1981 1981   20/5 Thomas, Isiah True True True c 20 5 0 days False
GARRY LEWIS .......... puts music career on hold after induction into Army. 1967 1967   20/5 Lewis, Garry True False True @ 20 5 1 day False
JILL JACKSON ......... sings as Paula in the hit song HEY PAULA. 1963 1963   20/5 Jackson, Jill True False True @ 20 5 2 days False
MACKENZIE PHILLIPS ... departs TV's ONE DAY AT A TIME for drug rehabilitation. 1980 1980   20/5 Phillips, MacKenzie True False False % 20 5 3 days False
ELEANOR ROOSEVELT .... marries her distant cousin, Franklin. 1905 ->48/4 1905   20/5 Roosevelt, Eleanor True False False y 20 5 4 days False
LINDA RONSTADT ....... sings with Stone Ponies DIFFERENT DRUM. 1966 ->29/6 1966   20/5 Ronstadt, Linda True False False @ 20 5 5 days False
TOMMY ROE ........... sings his #1 hit song SHELIA. 1962 ->24/5 1962   20/5 Roe, Tommy True False True @ 20 5 6 days False
JOAN BAEZ ............ begins 1st tour with concert of protest songs. 1961 ->25/0 1961   20/5 Baez, Joan True False False @ 20 5 7 days False
STANLEY KETCHEL ...... wins middleweight boxing title with KO over Sullivan. 1908 ->22/1 1908   20/5 Ketchel, Stanley True False True c 20 5 8 days False
ROGERS HORNSBY ....... completes his 1st baseball season, batting .313. 1915 ->24/5 1915   20/5 Hornsby, Rogers True False True c 20 5 9 days False
FRANZ SCHUBERT ....... composes the first of his celebrated piano concertos. 1817 ->20/7 1817   20/5 Schubert, Franz False False True m 20 5 10 days False
DAVE GUARD ........... sings hit TOM DOOLEY as part of Kingston Trio. 1958 1958   20/5 Guard, Dave True False True @ 20 5 11 days False
MARY SHELLEY ......... publishes FRANKENSTEIN OR THE NEW PROMETHEUS. 1818 1818   20/5 Shelley, Mary (Wollstonecraft) False False False l 20 5 12 days False
DEBBIE ARMSTRONG ..... wins an Olympic gold medal in woman's giant slalom. 1984 1984   20/5 Armstrong, Debbie True False False c 20 5 13 days False
JULIE ANDREWS ........ opens on Broadway with MY FAIR LADY. 1956 ->29/7 1956   20/5 Andrews, Julie True False False e 20 5 14 days False
QUEEN VICTORIA ....... marries her cousin, Albert of Saxe-Colburg-Cobe. 1840 ->42/6 1840   20/5 Victoria of England False False False q 20 5 15 days False
TIM CONSIDINE ........ debuts as Mike Douglas in TV's MY THREE SONS. 1960 1960   20/5 Considine, Tim True False True % 20 5 16 days False
FATS DOMINO .......... signs to play piano at Hideaway Bar for $23/week. 1949 ->22/4 1949   20/5 Domino, Fats True True False @ 20 5 17 days False
PABLO PICASSO ........ completes painting BLUEBOY launching blue period. 1901 ->25/5 1901   20/5 Picasso, Pablo False False True a 20 5 18 days False
BOBBY FISCHER ........ wins the U.S. chess championship for 5th time. 1963 ->28/1 1963   20/5 Fischer, Bobby True False True c 20 5 19 days False
MILLICENT FAWCETT .... leads the women's suffrage movement in England. 1867 1867   20/5 Fawcett, Millicent False False False h 20 5 20 days False
DUANE EDDY ........... releases his first guitar hit REBEL ROUSER. 1958 ->21/9 1958   20/5 Eddy, Duane True False True @ 20 5 21 days False
MIKE TYSON ........... wins HW boxing title with KO over Trevor Berbick. 1986 ->20/8 1986   20/5 Tyson, Mike True True True c 20 5 22 days False
QUEEN ESTHER ......... becomes the wife of Xerxes and Queen of Babylon. 478 BC -478 *** 20/5 Esther of Babylon False False False q 20 5 23 days False
GARY TROXAL .......... leads pop group Fleetwoods is song MISTER BLUE. 1959 1959   20/5 Troxal, Gary True False True @ 20 5 24 days False
PEGGY FLEMING ........ wins third straight title in World Figure Skating. 1968 1968   20/5 Fleming, Peggy True False False c 20 5 25 days False
SAMMY DAVIS JR. ...... books first major engagement in Hollywood nightclub. 1946 ->29/5 1946   20/5 Davis, Sammy Jr. True True True e 20 5 26 days False
MARIANNE FAITHFUL .... releases her third rock album FOREVER FAITHFUL. 1966 1966   20/5 Faithful, Marianne False False False @ 20 5 27 days False
BARBARA LYNN ......... releases popular song YOU'LL LOSE A GOOD THING. 1962 1962   20/5 Lynn, Barbara True False False @ 20 5 28 days False
ETIENNE BRULE ........ becomes first European to see Great Lakes -- Lake Huron. 1612 ->41/5 1612   20/5 Brule, Etienne False False True p 20 5 29 days False
VANESSA WILLIAMS ..... is crowned the first Black Miss America. 1983 ->21/4 1983   20/5 Williams, Vanessa True False False e 20 5 30 days False
HU HA ................ defects to U.S. as tennis player/Chinese exchange student. 1983 1983   20/6 Hu Ha False False True c 20 6 0 days False
ALICE ROOSEVELT ...... debuts at party as socialite daughter of president. 1904 1904   20/6 Roosevelt, Alice True False False y 20 6 1 day False
LAUREN BACALL ........ plays opposite Bogart in TO HAVE & TO HAVE NOT. 1945 ->22/11 1945   20/6 Bacall, Lauren True False False e 20 6 2 days False
JESUS ALOU ........... plays outfield for SF Giants with two older brothers. 1963 1963   20/6 Alou, Jesus False False True c 20 6 3 days False
HENRY DAVID THOREAU .. resigns as schoolmaster after declining to spank pupil. 1837 ->30/0 1837   20/6 Thoreau, Henry David True False True l 20 6 4 days False
DONOVAN .............. releases the #1 hit song SUNSHINE SUPERMAN. 1966 ->20/9 1966   20/6 Donovan (Leitch) False False True @ 20 6 5 days False
WERNER VON BRAUN ..... becomes a chief of rocket research in Germany. 1932 ->24/4 1932   20/6 Von Braun, Werner False False True s 20 6 6 days False
BILLY J. KRAMER ...... sings with Dakotas pop hit LITTLE CHILDREN. 1964 1964   20/6 Kramer, Billy J. False False True @ 20 6 7 days False
ROBERTO CLEMENTE ..... begins brilliant baseball career, playing for Pirates. 1955 ->38/2 1955   20/6 Clemente, Roberto False True True c 20 6 8 days False
EVARISTE GALOIS ...... duels to his death as mathematical genius of "group theory". 1832 1832   20/6 Galois, Evariste False False True s 20 6 9 days False
WAYNE FONTANA ....... releases #1 hit song A GROOVY KIND OF LOVE. 1966 1966   20/6 Fontana, Wayne True False True @ 20 6 10 days False
MARGARET FOX ......... begins, with her sister, the Spiritualist movement in America. 1853 ->54/1 1853 * 20/6 Fox, Margaret True False True r 20 6 11 days False
CAROL JENKINS ........ wins an Olympic gold medal in figure skating. 1960 1960   20/6 Jenkins, Carol True False False c 20 6 12 days False
BERTOLT BRECHT ....... publishes his first play BAAL. 1918 ->26/1 1918   20/6 Brecht, Bertolt False False True l 20 6 13 days False
RUDOLPH DIRKS ........ creates comic strip KATZENJAMMER KIDS. 1897 1897   20/6 Dirks, Rudolph True False True j 20 6 14 days False
KING ZEDEKIAH ........ begins 11-year reign as King of Judah. 420 BC ->32/2 -420 *** 20/6 Zedediah of Judah False False True q 20 6 15 days False
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW .. moves to London, embarking upon literary career. 1876 ->36/3 1876   20/6 Shaw, George Bernard False False True l 20 6 16 days False
SHIRLEY JONES ........ stars on Broadway in OKLAHOMA. 1954 ->27/0 1954   20/6 Jones, Shirley True False False e 20 6 17 days False
YEHUDI MENUHIN ....... completes grueling 63 city tour & announces retirement. 1936 ->49/8 1936   20/6 Menuhin, Yehudi True False True m 20 6 18 days False
KING LOUIS XIII ...... appoints Cardinal Richelieu as royal advisor. 1621 1621 * 20/6 Louis XIII of France False False True q 20 6 19 days False
DAVID CASSIDY ........ sings the pop hit I THINK I LOVE YOU. 1970 1970   20/6 Cassidy, David True False True @ 20 6 20 days False
STEVIE WONDER ........ scores 18th hit song with SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED. 1970 ->22/2 1970   20/6 Wonder, Stevie True True True @ 20 6 21 days False
JOSH GIBSON .......... hits his 75th homerun of season in Negro League. 1931 1931   20/6 Gibson, Josh True True True c 20 6 22 days False
AUGUST BELMONT ....... founds one of largest banking houses in USA. 1837 1837   20/6 Belmount, August True False True b 20 6 23 days False
JOHN MCENROE ......... wins first of 4 titles in U.S. tennis championship. 1979 ->21/6 1979   20/6 McEnroe, John True False True c 20 6 24 days False
KAMEHAMEHA IV ........ becomes popular monarch of Hawaii. 1854 1854   20/6 Kamehameha IV of Hawaii True True True q 20 6 26 days False
KATERI TEKAKWITHA .... becomes first Christian convert among Mohawk Indians. 1673 1673   20/6 Tekakwitha, Kateri False True False r 20 6 27 days False
GILBERT ANDERSON ..... makes film debut in THE MESSENGER'S MISTAKE. 1902 ->36/8 1902   20/6 Anderson, Gilbert True False True e 20 6 28 days False
GIOACCHINO ROSSINI ... premieres his acclaimed LA PIETRA DEL PARAGORE. 1812 ->23/11 1812   20/6 Rossini, Gioacchino False False True m 20 6 29 days False
ROY CHAPIN ........... organizes the Hudson Motor Car Company. 1900 1900   20/6 Chapin, Roy True False True b 20 6 30 days False
LEE FALK ............. creates the comic strip MANDRAKE THE MAGICIAN. 1935 1935   20/7 Falk, Lee True False True j 20 7 0 days False
JAMES OHIO PATTIE .... arrives in Santa Fe for exploration and trapping. 1824 1824   20/7 Pattie, James Ohio True False True p 20 7 1 day False
NEIL SADAKA .....… sings the big hit OH CAROL. 1959 1959   20/7 Sadaka, Neil True False True m 20 7 2 days False
PHYLLIS JIGGS ........ leads the Angels in singing MY BOYFRIEND'S BACK. 1963 1963   20/7 Jiggs, Phyllis True False False @ 20 7 3 days False
DANIEL BARENBOIM ..... begins a tour leading international orchestras. 1963 1963   20/7 Barenboim, Daniel False False True m 20 7 4 days False
DON EVERLY ........... sings the hit WAKE UP, LITTLE SUSIE. 1957 1957   20/7 Everly, Don True False True @ 20 7 5 days False
TIGER WOODS ....… wins his 3rd Amateur Golf title, then turns pro. 1996 1996   20/7 Woods, Tiger True True True c 20 7 6 days False
AUDIE MURPHY ......... holds off alone a Nazi force of 6 tanks & 250 men. 1945 ->23/6 1945   20/7 Murphy, Audie True False True w 20 7 7 days False
PAUL ROBESON ......... is named to all-American football team as talented end. 1918 ->52/7 1918   20/7 Robeson, Paul True True True c 20 7 8 days False
CHARLES THE BALD ..... acquires by conquest the empire of the Franks. 843 AD 843 *** 20/7 Charles the Bald False False True q 20 7 9 days False
VICTOR HUGO .......... receives 1000 francs for his ODES & DIVERSE POETRY. 1822 ->29/4 1822   20/7 Hugo, Victor False False True l 20 7 10 days False
TRISTAN TZARA ........ terms his anti-establishment art "dada". 1916 1916 * 20/7 Tzara, Tristan False False True a 20 7 11 days False
ANNE BONNY ........... disappears while Irish pirate of the West Indies. 1700 1700   20/7 Bonny, Anne False False False o 20 7 12 days False
KING DAVID ........... parts with Jonathan as he flees from King Saul. 1022 BC ->23/1 -1022 *** 20/7 David of Israel False False True q 20 7 13 days False
PAUL ANKA ............ releases his 20th pop song LOVE ME WARM & TENDER. 1962 ->32/11 1962   20/7 Anka, Paul True False True @ 20 7 14 days False
LAURENT REBBOAH ...... sets drumming record, banging for 1009 straight hours. 1983 1983 * 20/7 Rebboah, Laurent True False True @ 20 7 15 days False
BUCK EWING ........... begins baseball career, hailed as greatest catcher ever. 1880 1880   20/7 Ewing, Buck True False True c 20 7 16 days False
CHAD STUART .......... sings with Jeremy Clyde A SUMMER SONG. 1964 1964   20/7 Stuart, Chad False False True @ 20 7 17 days False
JOHN HUARTE .......... wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--Notre Dame. 1964 1964   20/7 Huarte, John True False True c 20 7 18 days False
SHADRACH ............. is miraculously saved from burning furnace in Babylon. 590 BC -590 *** 20/7 Shadrach False False True r 20 7 19 days False
BYRON NELSON ......... places third in 1st golf tournament, winning $50. 1932 ->30/2 1932   20/7 Nelson, Byron True False True c 20 7 20 days False
FRANZ LISZT .......... resolves to transform Paganini's technique to piano. 1831 ->23/1 1831   20/7 Liszt, Franz False False True m 20 7 21 days False
PHARAOH AKHENATEN .... establishes monotheism in ancient Egypt. 1354 BC -1354 *** 20/7 Akhenaten of Eqypt False False True q 20 7 22 days False
DAVY JONES ........... debuts on TV as lead singer on MONKEYS. 1966 ->21/10 1966   20/7 Jones, Davy False False True @ 20 7 23 days False
CONNIE MACK .......... leaves a factory job for professional baseball. 1883 ->38/8 1883   20/7 Mack, Connie True False True c 20 7 24 days False
QUENTIN ROOSEVELT .... is shot down & killed in France as President's son. 1918 1918   20/7 Roosevelt, Quentin True False True w 20 7 25 days False
CHARLES GIBSON ....... completes 52 Gibson Girl illustrations for $50,000. 1888 1888   20/7 Gibson, Charles True False True a 20 7 26 days False
JAMES KILROY ......... begins writing his last name across war-torn Europe. 1944 1944   20/7 Kilroy, James True False True x 20 7 27 days False
FLETCHER CHRISTIAN ... mutinies against Captain Bligh on HMS Bounty. 1784 ->25/11 1784   20/7 Christian, Fletcher False False True w 20 7 28 days False
AMELIA BATCHLER ...... poses for Columbia Pictures logo/woman with torch. 1936 1936   20/7 Batchler, Amilia True False False e 20 7 29 days False
SIMON LEBON .......... sings lead for popular rock group Duran Duran. 1979 1979   20/7 LeBon, Simon True False True @ 20 7 30 days False
ANNETTE FUNICELLO .... stars in her third beach party movie. 1963 1963   20/8 Funicello, Annette True False False e 20 8 0 days False
ZACHARY S. REYNOLDS .. abandons $20 million inheritance, by killing self. 1932 1932   20/8 Reynolds, Zachary Smith True False True b 20 8 1 day False
PETE SEEGER .......... organizes the Almanac Singers and begins U.S. tour. 1940 ->29/5 1940   20/8 Seeger, Pete True False True @ 20 8 2 days False
ALTHEA GIBSON ........ reigns as title holder of Black American Tennis Assn. 1948 ->23/3 1948   20/8 Gibson, Althea True True False c 20 8 3 days False
DON BOWDEN ........... becomes first American to run one mile in 4 minutes. 1957 1957   20/8 Bowden, Don True False True c 20 8 4 days False
FRANK CHANCE ......... joins baseball, becoming 1st baseman in famed doubleplay team. 1898 1898   20/8 Chance, Frank True False True c 20 8 5 days False
MIKE TYSON ........... KOs Bonecrusher Smith in heavyweight boxing defense. 1987 ->21/7 1987   20/8 Tyson, Mike True True True c 20 8 6 days False
RONNY VAN ZANT ....... dies in plane crash with members of Lynyrd Skynyrd. 1977 1977   20/8 Van Zant, Ronny True False True @ 20 8 7 days False
JOHN LEWIS ........... founds the Student Non-violent Coordinating Committee. 1960 1960   20/8 Lewis, John True True True r 20 8 8 days False
CHANG ................ tours the U.S. as half of celebrated Siamese twins. 1831 1831   20/8 Chang (Bunker) True True True e 20 8 9 days False
AUGUSTUS CAESAR *...… consolidates power as undisputed master of Rome. 43 BC ->32/6 -43 *** 20/8 Augustus Caesar False False True q 20 8 10 days False
PHIL ESPOSITO ........ begins pro hockey career with Chicago Black Hawks. 1962 1962   20/8 Esposito, Phil False False True c 20 8 11 days False
INA HUTTON ........... organizes the first all-female orchestra in U.S. 1936 1936   20/8 Hutton, Ina True False False m 20 8 12 days False
IVAN ALBRIGHT ........ begins painting career, detailing wounds of WWI. 1917 1917   20/8 Albright, Ivan True False True a 20 8 13 days False
MICHELLE PHILLIPS .... sings with Mamas & Papas CALIFORNIA DREAMIN'. 1966 1966   20/8 Phillips, Michelle True False False @ 20 8 14 days False
ANGELO BERTELLI ...... becomes first from Notre Dame to win Heisman Trophy. 1942 1942   20/8 Bertelli, Angelo True False True c 20 8 15 days False
WILLIAM BYRD ......... is appointed chief organist at the Lincoln Cathedral. 1563 ->45/0 1563   20/8 Byrd, William # False False True m 20 8 16 days False
LOTTA CRABTREE ....... launches sensational career as sweetly risquι performer. 1867 1867 * 20/8 Crabtree, Lotta True False False e 20 8 17 days False
HAROLD ABRAHAMS ...... wins an Olympic gold medal in long jump--for Britain. 1920 1920   20/8 Abrahams, Harold False False True c 20 8 18 days False
GIROLAMO CRESCENTIN .. debutss as last of great male mezzo-sopranos. 1782 1782   20/8 Crescentin, Girolamo False False True m 20 8 19 days False
JANET JACKSON ........ releases #1 hit song LET'S WAIT A WHILE. 1987 1987   20/8 Jackson, Janet True False False @ 20 8 20 days False
CHARLES GOODNIGHT .... goes into cattle ranching on the Texas frontier. 1856 1856   20/8 Goodnight, Charles True False True p 20 8 21 days False
ELLINOR DARE ......... gives birth to Virginia--first English child in America. 1587 1587 ** 20/8 Dare, Ellinor False False False x 20 8 22 days False
CHER ................. sings her seventh hit with Sonny THE BEAT GOES ON. 1967 ->25/4 1967   20/8 Cher True False False @ 20 8 23 days False
JACK NICKLAUS ........ leads U.S. golf team to Amateur Championship. 1960 ->21/10 1960   20/8 Nicklaus, Jack True False True c 20 8 24 days False
SOPHIA LOREN ......... makes movie debut in WOMAN OF THE RIVER. 1955 ->27/6 1955   20/8 Loren, Sophia False False False e 20 8 25 days False
LOUIS BRAILLE ........ introduces Braille system of touch reading to French. 1829 ->25/5 1829   20/8 Braille, Louis False False True i 20 8 26 days False
STEPHEN F. WHITMAN ... begins to market a sample of candies. 1843 1843   20/8 Whitman, Stephen F. True False True b 20 8 27 days False
CALVIN KLEIN ......... borrows $10,000 to create a fashion collection. 1962 1962   20/8 Klein, Calvin True False True b 20 8 28 days False
DANIEL THE PROPHET ... interprets a curious dream for King Nebuchanezzar. 594 BC ->48/11 -594 *** 20/8 Daniel the Prophet False False True r 20 8 29 days False
NATHANIEL PALMER ..... discovers an area of Antarctica calling it Palmer Land. 1820 1820   20/8 Palmer, Nathaniel False False True p 20 8 30 days False
LAURENS COSTER ....... invents moveable type, anticipating Gutenberg. 1430 1430 ** 20/9 Coster, Laurens False False True i 20 9 0 days False
MATTHIAS RUST ........ is released from Moscow after flying plane to Kremlin. 1988 1988   20/9 Rust, Matthias False False True o 20 9 1 day False
HERSCHEL WALKER ...... wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--Georgia. 1982 1982   20/9 Walker, Herschel True True True c 20 9 2 days False
GEORG P. TELEMANN .... becomes the musical director of the Leipzig Opera. 1702 ->26/9 1702   20/9 Telemann, Georg Phillip False False True m 20 9 3 days False
GIOVANNI PERGOLESI ... performs his first oratorio--in Naples. 1731 ->22/10 1731   20/9 Pergolesi, Giovanni False False True m 20 9 4 days False
JASCHA HEIFETZ ....... begins his 15th season as a concert violinist. 1922 1922   20/9 Heifitz, Jascha False False True m 20 9 5 days False
GRETA GARBO .......... signs with MGM in Hollywood to make movies. 1925 ->21/3 1925   20/9 Garbo, Greta True False False e 20 9 6 days False
HENRY PURCELL ........ succeeds John Blow as organist at Westminster. 1679 ->21/1 1679   20/9 Purcell, Henry False False True m 20 9 7 days False
LEONHARD EULER ....... establishes for Catherine I, the Petersburg Academy. 1728 ->26/0 1728   20/9 Euler, Leonhard False False True f 20 9 8 days False
DONOVAN .............. releases the #1 hit song MELLOW YELLOW. 1966 ->22/6 1966   20/9 Donovan (Leitch) False False True @ 20 9 9 days False
MARK FARNER .......... debuts his group, Grand Funk Railroad, at rock festival. 1969 1969   20/9 Farner, Mark True False True @ 20 9 10 days False
GEORGE MIKAN ......... scores record 55 points in college basketball NIT final. 1945 ->24/8 1945   20/9 Mikan, George True False True c 20 9 11 days False
N.A. RIMSKY-KORSAKOV . performs premiere of his FIRST SYMPHONY. 1865 ->27/10 1865   20/9 Rimsky-Korsakov, Nickolai A. False False True m 20 9 12 days False
CHARLIE GRACIE ....... sings #1 hit with BUTTERFLY. 1957 1957   20/9 Gracie, Charlie True False True @ 20 9 13 days False
SAMSON ............... smites 1000 Philistines with the jawbone of an ass. 1060 BC ->29/6 -1060 *** 20/9 Samson False False True w 20 9 14 days False
E.D. NIXON ........... begins to organize sleeping car porters into 1st Black union. 1920 1920   20/9 Nixon, E.D. True True True h 20 9 15 days False
GEORGE HARRISON ...... debuts with Beatles in America on ED SULLIVAN SHOW. 1964 ->27/9 1964   20/9 Harrison, George False False True @ 20 9 16 days False
RONA BARRETT ......... begins to write her syndicated gossip column. 1957 1957   20/9 Barrett, Rona True False False j 20 9 17 days False
NIKOLAI GOGOL ........ issues narrative poem HANS KUCHEL GARTEN. 1829 ->33/10 1829   20/9 Gogol, Nikolai False False True l 20 9 18 days False
PHOEBE OMLIE ......... establishes a flying school as pioneering aviatrix. 1923 1923   20/9 Omlie, Phoebe True False False p 20 9 19 days False
DANIEL BOONE ......... fights with Gen. Washington in capture at Ft. Duquesre. 1755 ->35/5 1755   20/9 Boone, Daniel True False True w 20 9 20 days False
ALBERT EINSTEIN ...... graduates from the Federal Polytechnic School. 1900 ->28/2 1900   20/9 Einstein, Albert False False True s 20 9 21 days False
WILL SMITH .............. debuts on TV as THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR. 1989 1989   20/9 Smith, Will True False True & 20 9 22 days False
WILLIAM WORDSWORTH ... becomes a fervent democrat during visit to France. 1791 ->28/8 1791   20/9 Wordsworth, William False False True l 20 9 23 days False
DANNY AINGE .......... graduates from BYU as both baseball & basketball star. 1979 1979   20/9 Ainge, Danny True False True c 20 9 24 days False
WALTER JOHNSON ....... pitches third baseball shutout in 4 games. 1908 ->25/10 1908   20/9 Johnson, Walter True False True c 20 9 25 days False
AL KALINE ............ becomes youngest baseball player to win batting title. 1955 1955   20/9 Kaline, Al True False True c 20 9 26 days False
JEAN JAWBONE ......... is revived after a record 3 1/2 hours of heart stoppage. 1977 1977 * 20/9 Jawbone, Jean True False False x 20 9 27 days False
JACKIE DE SHANNON .... sings WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS NOW IS LOVE. 1965 ->24/11 1965   20/9 DeShannon, Jackie True False False @ 20 9 28 days False
VOLTAIRE ............. authors his first serious work OEDIPE. 1714 ->22/10 1714   20/9 Voltaire False False True f 20 9 29 days False
ROB HOFFMAN .......... founds NATIONAL LAMPOON after graduation from Harvard. 1969 1969   20/9 Hoffman, Rob True False True j 20 9 30 days False
CANDY CUMMINGS ....... throws the first curve ball in baseball history. 1867 1867   20/? Cummings, Candy True False True c 20 10 0 days False
PAT BOONE ............ releases his first hit song--TWO HEARTS. 1955 ->21/1 1955   20/10 Boone, Pat True False True @ 20 10 0 days False
A. SCHWARZENEGGER .… wins title of Mister Universe for first of five times. 1968 ->27/8 1968   20/10 Schwarzenegger, Arnold True False True e 20 10 1 day False
MATTHEW BRODERICK .... stars as computer whiz in movie WAR GAMES. 1983 ->24/1 1983   20/10 Broderick, Matthew True False True e 20 10 2 days False
GEORGE IRVING ........ begins Broadway career starring in OKLAHOMA. 1943 1943   20/10 Irving, George True False True e 20 10 3 days False
TYRONE KROHN ......... turns jump rope a record 418 times in one minute. 1984 1984   20/10 Krohn, Tyrone True False True u 20 10 4 days False
HOWIE MORENZ ......... plays first professional ice hockey--for Montreal. 1922 1922   20/10 Morenz, Howie False False True c 20 10 5 days False
DICK VAN PATTEN ...... appears in the movie I REMEMBER MAMA. 1949 ->48/3 1949   20/10 Van Patten, Dick True False True e 20 10 6 days False
TAMARA MCKINNEY ...... becomes only U.S. woman to win World Cup Alpine title. 1983 1983   20/10 McKinney, Tamara True False False c 20 10 7 days False
FRANCIS D. OUIMET .... scores big upset in winning U.S. Open Golf title. 1913 1913   20/10 Ouimet, Francis D. True False True c 20 10 8 days False
LOUIS A. BLANQUI ..... writes of French revolution, influencing Karl Marx. 1825 1825   20/10 Blanqui, Louis A. False False True x 20 10 9 days False
AUGUSTA LOVELACE ..... describes loop & subroutine as 1st computer programmer. 1842 1842 * 20/10 Lovelace, Augusta False False False s 20 10 10 days False
DEBI THOMAS .......... wins an Olympic bronze medal as Black U.S. figure skater. 1988 1988   20/10 Thomas, Debi True True False c 20 10 11 days False
MABEL NORMAND ........ throws 1st custard pie in silent screen history. 1915 1915   20/10 Normand, Mabel True False False e 20 10 12 days False
EVA LA GALLIENNE ..... achieves first acting success in NOT SO LONG AGO. 1920 1920   20/10 LaGallienne, Eva True False False e 20 10 13 days False
JEREMY CLYDE ......... sings with Chad Everett WILLOW, WEEP FOR ME. 1964 1964   20/10 Clyde, Jeremy False False True @ 20 10 14 days False
EDVARD GRIEG ......... composes his 1st Symphony as Norwegian nationalist. 1864 ->32/7 1864   20/10 Grieg, Edvard False False True m 20 10 15 days False
KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR .. changes from Lou Alcindor, adopting the Islamic faith. 1968 ->33/2 1968   20/10 Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem True True True c 20 10 16 days False
WAYLON JENNINGS ...... records his first song JOLE BLOU. 1958 ->37/9 1958   20/10 Jennings, Waylon True False True @ 20 10 17 days False
MITCH RYDER .......... releases first hit JENNY, TAKE A RIDE. 1966 ->21/7 1966   20/10 Ryder, Mitch True True True @ 20 10 18 days False
VASLAV NIJINSKI ...... dances the RITE OF SPRING in stellar performance. 1910 ->29/7 1910   20/10 Nijinski, Vaslav False False True e 20 10 19 days False
CARROLL BAKER ........ stars as a sex kitten in BABY DOLL. 1956 1956   20/10 Baker, Carroll True False False e 20 10 20 days False
EDITH HYDE ........... is acclaimed first Miss America, even though a Mrs. 1919 1919   20/10 Hyde, Edith True False False e 20 10 21 days False
HOWARD HUGHES ........ goes to Hollywood with $2 million to make movies. 1926 ->22/6 1926   20/10 Hughes, Howard True False True b 20 10 22 days False
SUSAN LUCCI ......... debuts in daytime drama ALL MY CHILDREN. 1969 1969   20/10 Lucci, Susan False False False % 20 10 23 days False
BILLY SUNDAY ......... joins the Chicago White Sox Baseball team. 1883 ->24/8 1883   20/10 Sunday, Billy True False True r 20 10 24 days False
IRENE FOOTE .......... bobs her hair starting a craze of the twenties. 1924 1924   20/10 Foote, Irene True False False e 20 10 25 days False
FITZ LUDLOW .......... publishes THE HASHEESH EATER of personal experience. 1857 1857   20/10 Ludlow, Fitz True False True l 20 10 26 days False
WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS . publishes his first poems--in DUBLIN U. REVIEW. 1885 ->21/11 1885   20/10 Yeats, William Butler False False True l 20 10 27 days False
MARY WELLS ........... releases #1 hit song MY GUY. 1964 1964   20/10 Wells, Mary True True False @ 20 10 28 days False
SHAUN CASSIDY ........ debuts in the first episode of HARDY BOYS MYSTERY. 1977 1977   18/10 Cassidy, Shaun True False True % 20 10 29 days False
GALUSHA PENNYPACKER .. is promoted to Major General--youngest in Union army. 1865 1865   20/10 Pennypacker, Galusha True False True w 20 10 30 days False
MARGARET COURT ....... wins first of 3 tennis titles at Wimbledon. 1963 ->27/11 1963   20/11 Court, Margaret False False False c 20 11 0 days False
TATUM O'NEAL ......... stars in the movie CERTAIN FURY. 1984 1984   20/11 ONeal, Tatum True False False e 20 11 1 day False
DWIGHT GOODEN ........ wins Baseball's Cy Young Award/youngest pitcher ever. 1985 1985   20/11 Gooden, Dwight True True True c 20 11 2 days False
EDWIN FORREST ........ becomes 1st great Shakespearean actor in US--in OTHELLO. 1826 ->43/6 1826   20/11 Forrest, Edwin True False True e 20 11 3 days False
ELLSWORTH VINES ...... wins the U.S. Men's Tennis Title. 1932 1932   20/11 Vines, Ellsworth True False True c 20 11 4 days False
BEVERLY BAYNE ........ plays Juliet with Romeo in first U.S. film version of play. 1915 1915   20/11 Bayne, Beverly True False False e 20 11 5 days False
MICK JAGGER .......... records hit song SATISFACTION with Rolling Stones. 1965 ->22/9 1965   20/11 Jagger, Mick False False True @ 20 11 6 days False
RICHARD DALE ......... battles the British with J.P. Jones on BONHOMME RICHARD. 1779 1779   20/11 Dale, Richard True False True w 20 11 7 days False
PARRY O'BRIEN ........ develops modern style of putting the shot. 1952 ->22/3 1952   20/11 OBrien, Parry True False True c 20 11 8 days False
CARRIE FISHER ........ snags the starring female role in mega-hit STAR WARS. 1977 ->23/5 1977   20/11 Fisher, Carrie True False False e 20 11 9 days False
MARQUIS OF QUEENSBERRY drafts his famous rules for boxing. 1865 ->33/6 1865   20/11 Queensberry, Marquis of False False True c 20 11 10 days False
PAUL HORNUNG ......... wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--N.D. 1956 ->25/0 1956   20/11 Hornung, Paul True False True c 20 11 11 days False
BOB FELLER ........... records his 1st of 6 seasons as 20-game baseball winner. 1939 ->32/7 1939   20/11 Feller, Bob True False True c 20 11 12 days False
JOHNNY DEPP ............. appears in debut movie NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET. 1989 1989   20/11 Depp, Johnny True False True e 20 11 13 days False
GENE SARAZEN ......... wins the U.S. Open, golfing 68 on last round. 1922 ->28/5 1922   20/11 Sarazen, Gene True False True c 20 11 14 days False
RICHARD STRAUSS ...... debuts his Horn Concerto #1 to great public acclaim. 1885 ->31/2 1885   20/11 Strauss, Richard False False True m 20 11 15 days False
DICKY LEE ............ releases sad hit song PATCHES. 1962 1962   20/11 Lee, Dicky True True True @ 20 11 16 days False
JIMMY LOCKARD ........ leads group called Cordettes in singing MR. SANDMAN. 1952 1952   20/11 Lockard, Jimmy True False True @ 20 11 17 days False
REX HUMBARD .......... goes on the radio, beginning long career as evangelist. 1931 1931   20/11 Humbard, Rex True False True r 20 11 18 days False
SAMUEL COLT .......... patents his famous Colt 45 Revolver. 1835 ->34/1 1835   20/11 Colt, Samuel True False True i 20 11 19 days False
DOC BLANCHARD ........ wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--Army. 1945 1945   20/11 Blanchard, Doc True False True c 20 11 20 days False
PIERRE LOUYS ......... completes masterful volume of verse ASTARTE. 1891 1891   20/11 Louys, Pierre False False True l 20 11 21 days False
CONNIE FRANCIS ....... releases the hit song AMONG MY SOUVENIRS. 1959 ->21/5 1959   20/11 Francis, Connie True False False @ 20 11 22 days False
GRANTLAND RICE ....... begins his career as a sports reporter. 1901 ->39/11 1901   20/11 Rice, Grantland True False True j 20 11 23 days False
LORD BYRON ........... sets out on a tour of Europe, inspiring his poetry. 1809 ->24/8 1809   20/11 Byron, Lord (George Gordon) False False True l 20 11 24 days False
RICHARD CLAUDERMAN ... sells first of 40 million records of piano music. 1974 1974   20/11 Clauderman, Richard True False True % 20 11 25 days False
DEBBY BOONE ......… releases the platinum seller YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE. 1977 1977   20/11 Boone, Debby True False False @ 20 11 26 days False
KING LOUIS II ........ ascends to the throne of France, King of Aquitaine. 867 AD 867 ** 20/11 Louis II of France False False True q 20 11 27 days False
RICKY NELSON ......... releases #1 hit song TRAVELING MAN. 1961 ->26/3 1961   20/11 Nelson, Ricky True False True @ 20 11 28 days False
PAULINE E. FRIEDMANN . marries along with her twin sister and twin columnist. 1939 ->37/6 1939   20/11 Friedmann, Pauline E. True False False j 20 11 29 days False
CLARA WIECK .......... marries Robert Schumann, after 3 years of legal grief. 1840 1840   20/11 Wieck, Clara (Schumann) False False False y 20 11 30 days False
MARQUES HAYNES ....... plays for Globetrotters as "world's greatest dribbler". 1947 ->46/1 1947   21/0 Haynes, Marques True True True c 21 0 0 days False
WILLIAM LEGGETT ...... organizes the very first American football game. 1869 1869 * 21/0 Leggett, William True False True c 21 0 1 day False
MICHAEL JACKSON ...... releases platinum-selling song DON'T STOP TIL YOU.. . 1979 ->21/2 1979   21/0 Jackson, Michael True True True @ 21 0 2 days False
TIMOTHY O'SULLIVAN ... photographs Abe Lincoln at his first inauguration. 1861 1861   21/0 OSullivan, Timothy True False True k 21 0 3 days False
TONY KUBEK ........... joins New York Yankees as proficient shortstop. 1957 1957   21/0 Kubek, Tony True False True c 21 0 4 days False
STEVE SPURRIER ....... wins the Heisman Trophy as best college football player. 1966 1966   21/0 Spurrier, Steve True False True c 21 0 5 days False
BLANCHE S. SCOTT ..... conducts airplane exhibitions as first aviatrix. 1913 1913   21/0 Scott, Blanche S. True False False p 21 0 6 days False
TOM CRUISE ........... stars in his 1st hit movie RISKY BUSINESS. 1983 ->23/10 1983   21/0 Cruise, Tom True False True e 21 0 7 days False
JOSEPH ............... begins overseeing Potiphar's property in Egypt. 1727 BC ->30/9 -1727 *** 21/0 Joseph False False True r 21 0 8 days False
CAROLINE UNGER ....... turns about a deaf Beethoven to applause for his 9th Symphony. 1824 1824   21/0 Unger, Caroline False False True m 21 0 9 days False
SAMUEL BRONFMAN ...... is kidnapped as heir to the Seagram's fortune. 1975 1975   21/0 Bronfman, Samuel True False True y 21 0 10 days False
NIKITA KHRUSHCHEV .... begins to attend meetings of the Communist party. 1915 ->40/10 1915   21/0 Khrushchev, Nikita False False True g 21 0 11 days False
MARY LOU RETTON ...... tours country on stage as gymnastic Peter Pan. 1989 1989   21/0 Retton, Mary Lou True False False c 21 0 12 days False
FANNY BRICE .......... stars as the favorite of Ziegfeld Follies. 1912 ->28/3 1912   21/0 Brice, Fanny True False True e 21 0 13 days False
JAN SWAMMERDAM ....... announces the discovery of the red blood corpuscle. 1658 1658   21/0 Swammerdam, Jan False False True s 21 0 14 days False
MELVYN DOUGLAS ....... changes name from Hesselberg & begins 40 years in film. 1942 ->62/10 1942   21/0 Douglas, Melvyn True False True e 21 0 15 days False
SUSAN ATKINS ......... is convicted with Charles Manson in Tate-LaBianca murders. 1969 1969   21/0 Atkins, Susan True False True o 21 0 16 days False
OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES. gains literary attention with his poetic OLD IRONSIDES. 1830 ->40/5 1830   21/0 Holmes, Oliver Wendell True False True l 21 0 17 days False
KRISTINE HOLDEREID ... becomes first woman to graduate #1 at U.S. Naval Academy. 1984 1984   21/0 Holdereid, Kristine True False False w 21 0 18 days False
CONNIE STEVENS ....... sings hit KOOKIE, KOOKIE (LEND ME YOUR COMB). 1959 ->21/1 1959   21/0 Stevens, Connie True False False @ 21 0 19 days False
WILLIAM DALTON ....... is killed by lawman while sitting on his front porch. 1893 1893   21/0 Dalton, William True False True o 21 0 20 days False
TOM KIDES ............ completes a record 72746th consecutive sit up. 1985 1985   21/0 Kides, Tom True False True u 21 0 21 days False
CATHERINE I .......... is spied by Peter the Great who makes her his mistress. 1705 ->40/1 1705 * 21/0 Catherine I of Russia False False False q 21 0 22 days False
BJORN BORG ........... wins at Wimbledon--beating Conners in straight sets. 1977 ->23/1 1977   21/0 Borg, Bjorn False False True c 21 0 23 days False
GEORGE MEANY ......... joins the American Federation of Labor as a plumber. 1915 ->57/11 1915   21/0 Meany, George True False True h 21 0 24 days False
PEGGY LIPTON ......... debuts as Julie on ABC-TV's MOD SQUAD. 1968 1968   21/0 Lipton, Peggy True False False % 21 0 25 days False
THOMAS HUXLEY ........ begins a voyage of South Seas to become phylogenist. 1846 ->34/11 1846   21/0 Huxley, Thomas False False True s 21 0 26 days False
MARGAUX HEMINGWAY .... stars in LIPSTICK as celebrity granddaughter. 1976 1976   21/0 Hemingway, Margaux True False False e 21 0 27 days False
CILLA BLACK .......... sings the hit YOU'RE MY WORLD. 1964 ->23/6 1964   21/0 Black, Cilla True False False @ 21 0 28 days False
ELIZABETH HODGES ..... sustains injury when 8 lb. meteor crashes through roof. 1954 1954 ** 21/0 Hodges, Elizabeth True False False u 21 0 29 days False
COLE YOUNGER ......... robs his first bank in Missouri. 1866 ->29/5 1866   21/0 Younger, Cole True False True o 21 0 30 days False
CATFISH HUNTER ....... pitches a perfect baseball game against Twins. 1968 1968   21/1 Hunter, Catfish True False True c 21 1 0 days False
CLAIRE BLOOM ......... stars in the Chaplin film LIMELIGHT. 1952 ->58/4 1952   21/1 Bloom, Claire True False False e 21 1 1 day False
ULYSSES S. GRANT ..... graduates from West Point, 21st of 39 in class. 1843 ->25/4 1843   21/1 Grant, Ulysses S. True False True w 21 1 2 days False
CHARLES RINGLING ..... launches his first circus with a bear, horse and wagon. 1885 ->42/10 1885   21/1 Ringling, Charles True False True e 21 1 3 days False
JOHN BARRYMORE ....... debuts on stage to become matinee idol. 1903 ->25/10 1903   21/1 Barrymore, John True False True e 21 1 4 days False
MARK LINDSAY ......... sings million-seller KICKS with the Raiders. 1966 ->25/11 1966   21/1 Lindsay, Mark True False True @ 21 1 5 days False
ROBERT PLANT ......... sings lead on his first rock LP LED ZEPPELIN. 1968 1968   21/1 Plant, Robert False False True @ 21 1 6 days False
BILL RUSSELL ......... leads U of San Francisco to college basketball title. 1955 ->22/4 1955   21/1 Russell, Bill True True True c 21 1 7 days False
PAT BOONE ............ releases #1 hit song AIN'T THAT A SHAME. 1955 ->22/0 1955   21/1 Boone, Pat True False True @ 21 1 8 days False
JOHN DEMJANJUK ....... operates a gas chamber at Treblinka death camp. 1942 ->67/3 1942 * 21/1 Demjanjuk, John True False True o 21 1 9 days False
BILLY THE KID ........ is captured by sheriff Pat Garrett but escapes. 1880 ->21/7 1880 * 21/1 Billy the Kid (William Bonney) True False True o 21 1 10 days False
BARBARA COCHRAN ...... wins an Olympic gold medal in woman's ski slalom. 1972 1972   21/1 Cochran, Barbara True False False c 21 1 11 days False
IAN ANDERSON ......... puts together an English rock band, Jethro Tull. 1968 ->24/2 1968   21/1 Anderson, Ian False False True @ 21 1 13 days False
PHIL SPECTOR ......... earns his first $1,000,000 as rock & roll producer. 1961 1961   21/1 Spector, Phil True False True b 21 1 14 days False
NONA GAPRINDASHVILI .. wins woman's world chess title, holding it for 16 years. 1962 1962   21/1 Gaprindashvili, Nona False False False c 21 1 15 days False
OTTO SCHNERING ....... invents the Baby Ruth candy bar--for Grover Cleveland's child. 1912 1912   21/1 Schnering, Otto True False True i 21 1 16 days False
KYU SAKAMOTO ......... sings in Japanese the #1 hit in U.S.A.--SUKIYAKI. 1963 1963   21/1 Sakamoto, Kyu False True True @ 21 1 17 days False
EDGAR ALLEN POE ...... is expelled from West Point for gross neglect of duty. 1831 ->27/4 1831   21/1 Poe, Edgar Allen True False True l 21 1 18 days False
ARMIN HARY ........... becomes first to run 100 meters in 10 seconds. 1960 1960   21/1 Hary, Armin True False True c 21 1 19 days False
NANCY KWAN ........... stars in title role of THE WORLD OF SUZIE WONG. 1960 1960   21/1 Kwan, Nancy True True False e 21 1 20 days False
BENNY LEONARD ........ wins lightweight boxing title with KO over Welch. 1917 1917   21/1 Leonard, Benny True False True c 21 1 21 days False
DWIGHT DAVIS ......... donates a cup to winner of world tennis title. 1900 1900   21/1 Davis, Dwight True False True c 21 1 22 days False
JACK ELY ............. sings dirty hit for Kingsmen LOUIE, LOUIE. 1963 1963   21/1 Ely, Jack True False True @ 21 1 23 days False
PETE DESJARDINS ...... wins second Olympic gold medal in springboard diving. 1928 1928   21/1 Desjardins, Pete True False True c 21 1 24 days False
LOUELLA PARSONS ...... becomes first reporter to write a movie column. 1914 ->68/8 1914   21/1 Parsons, Louella True False False j 21 1 25 days False
HENRY PURCELL ........ composes his first welcome song--for King Charles II. 1680 ->26/9 1680   21/1 Purcell, Henry False False True m 21 1 26 days False
JOHN S. SARGENT ...... debuts his paintings at the Salon in Paris. 1877 ->28/0 1877   21/1 Sargent, John S. True False True a 21 1 27 days False
SUZANNE LENGLEN ...... wins her second of 5 Wimbledon singles titles. 1920 1920   21/1 Lenglen, Suzanne False False False c 21 1 28 days False
JENS BAGGESEN ........ publishes his COMIC TALES in Copenhagen. 1785 1785   21/1 Baggesen, Jens False False True l 21 1 29 days False
CONNIE STEVENS ....... debuts as Cricket Blake in ABC-TV's HAWAIIAN EYE. 1959 1959   21/1 Stevens, Connie True False False % 21 1 30 days False
YVES SAINT-LAURENT ... becomes fashion director at the House of Dior. 1957 ->25/5 1957   21/2 Saint-Laurent, Yves False False True a 21 2 0 days False
STEFFI GRAF .......... wins her second singles tennis title at Wimbledon. 1990 1990   21/2 Graf, Steffi False False False c 21 2 1 day False
STEVEN STILLS ........ forms the rock group BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD. 1966 ->23/5 1966   21/2 Stills, Steven True False True @ 21 2 2 days False
WALT BELLAMY ......... stars on the U.S. Olympic Basketball team. 1960 1960   21/2 Bellamy, Walt True False True c 21 2 3 days False
ADAM DE LA HALLA *..… writes the first French comedy LE JEU DE LA FEUILLEE. 1262 1262 ** 21/2 Adam de la Halle False False True l 21 2 4 days False
LESLIE GORE .......... fades from pop charts with last hit CALIFORNIA NIGHTS. 1967 1967   21/2 Gore, Leslie True False False @ 21 2 5 days False
ALTHEA FLYNT ......... helps her husband to publish X-rated HUSTLER magazine. 1974 1974   21/2 Flynt, Althea True False False p 21 2 6 days False
FARAH PAHLEVI ........ marries the Shah of Iran in hope of offspring. 1959 1959   21/2 Pahlevi, Farah False False False q 21 2 7 days False
JAMES CASEY .......... founds alternative to U.S. mail, United Parcel Service. 1909 1909   21/2 Casey, James True False True b 21 2 8 days False
STEPHEN FOSTER ....... composes the popular song OH, SUSANNAH. 1848 ->27/2 1848   21/2 Foster, Stephen True False True m 21 2 9 days False
STEVEN CRANE ......... publishes privately MAGGIE: A GIRL OF THE STREETS. 1893 ->23/3 1893   21/2 Crane, Steven True False True l 21 2 10 days False
KING FRANCIS I ....... reigns as King of France, ushering in French renaissance. 1515 1515   21/2 Francis I of France False False True q 21 2 11 days False
BRUCE CHANNEL ........ releases #1 pop hit HEY BABY. 1962 1962   21/2 Channel, Bruce True False True @ 21 2 12 days False
HUGO GERNSBACK ....... opens first radio supply house ELECTRO IMPORTING. 1905 ->42/0 1905   21/2 Gernsback, Hugo True False True b 21 2 13 days False
JOHNNY WEISSMULLER ... swims to third Olympic gold medal in Rome. 1924 ->25/8 1924   21/2 Weissmuller, Johnny True False True c 21 2 14 days False
BESS MYERSON ......... wins Miss America pageant--first Jewish winner. 1945 ->59/7 1945   21/2 Myerson, Bess True False False e 21 2 15 days False
MICHAEL BURTON ....... wins an Olympic gold medal, swimming 1500 meter freestyle. 1968 1968   21/2 Burton, Michael True False True c 21 2 16 days False
BOBBY JONES .......... wins his first U.S. golf open. 1923 ->28/3 1923   21/2 Jones, Bobby True False True c 21 2 17 days False
BO JACKSON ........... wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--Auburn. 1985 ->22/7 1985   21/2 Jackson, Bo True True True c 21 2 18 days False
BOB LIND ............. releases his metaphoric pop hit ELUSIVE BUTTERFLY. 1966 1966   21/2 Lind, Bob True False True @ 21 2 19 days False
KIM DARBY ............ stars with John Wayne in TRUE GRIT. 1969 1969   21/2 Darby, Kim True False False e 21 2 20 days False
TIMOTHY LEARY ........ drops out of West Point to attend the U. of Alabama. 1941 ->45/5 1941   21/2 Leary, Timothy True False True v 21 2 21 days False
CHRISTY MATHEWSON .... wins his 20th baseball game in his first season. 1901 ->25/1 1901   21/2 Mathewson, Christy True False True c 21 2 22 days False
MICHAEL JACKSON ...... releases platinum-selling hit song ROCK WITH YOU. 1979 ->24/2 1979   21/2 Jackson, Michael True True True @ 21 2 23 days False
GORE VIDAL ........... publishes the acclaimed WILLAWAW, about WWII. 1946 ->43/1 1946   21/2 Vidal, Gore True False True l 21 2 24 days False
SHIRLEY TEMPLE ....... stars in the movie THE STORY OF SEA BISCUIT. 1949 ->46/2 1949   21/2 Temple, Shirley (Black) True False False e 21 2 25 days False
FRED LASSWELL ........ begins to draw his Barney Google cartoons. 1937 1937   21/2 Lasswell, Fred True False True j 21 2 26 days False
DIANE LENNON ......... sings with sisters SAD MOVIES ALWAYS MAKE ME CRY. 1961 1961   21/2 Lennon, Diane True False False @ 21 2 27 days False
DAVE CLARK ........... hits the pop charts with big-selling GLAD ALL OVER. 1964 ->22/2 1964   21/2 Clark, Dave False False True @ 21 2 28 days False
CALVIN PHILLIPS ...... dies as shortest male ever at 25.5 inches. 1812 1812   21/2 Phillips, Calvin True False True u 21 2 29 days False
NOKIE EDWARDS ........ plays lead guitar in Ventures's WALK, DON'T RUN. 1960 1960   21/2 Edwards, Nokie True False True @ 21 2 30 days False
HOWARD MILLER ........ begins to manufacture grandfather clocks with his father. 1926 1926   21/3 Miller, Howard True False True b 21 3 0 days False
MAYA YING LIN ........ submits winning design for D.C.'s Viet Nam War Memorial. 1981 1981   21/3 Lin, Maya Ying True False False d 21 3 1 day False
HEATHER WHITESTONE ......... wins title of Miss America, crowned first deaf woman. 1994 1994   21/3 Whitestone, Heather True False False y 21 3 2 days False
PHIL EVERLY .......... sings with brother CATHY'S CLOWN. 1960 1960   21/3 Everly, Phil True False True @ 21 3 3 days False
BARRY GIBB ........... releases with BeeGees LONELY DAYS. 1969 1969   21/3 Gibb, Barry False False True @ 21 3 4 days False
EMPRESS NAGAKO ....... marries Emperor Hirohito in lavish ceremony. 1924 1924   21/3 Nagako, Empress False False False q 21 3 5 days False
JEFF BECK ............ plays lead guitar for rock group Yardbirds. 1965 1966   21/3 Beck, Jeff False False True @ 21 3 6 days False
ADOLF DASSLER ........ establishes Adidas Shoes, merchandising sporting goods. 1922 1922   21/3 Dassler, Adolf False False True b 21 3 7 days False
JOHN JACOB ASTOR ..... settles on fur trading as a money-making career. 1784 ->42/11 1784 * 21/3 Astor, John Jacob True False True b 21 3 8 days False
GEORGE MICHAEL ....... releases #1 hit with Wham WAKE ME UP WHEN YOU GO-GO. 1984 ->23/8 1984   21/3 Michael, George False False True @ 21 3 9 days False
JOHN DILLINGER ....... is sent to prison for bank robbing. 1923 ->32/0 1923   21/3 Dillinger, John True False True o 21 3 10 days False
MELANIE .............. sings pop hit WHAT HAVE THEY DONE TO MY SONG? 1969 ->22/0 1969   21/3 Melanie True False False @ 21 3 11 days False
JAMES P. JOULE ....... develops a law of energy and thermodynamics. 1840 ->28/3 1840   21/3 Joule, James P. False False True s 21 3 12 days False
MICHAEL J. FOX ....... debuts as Michael Keaton on NBC-TV's FAMILY TIES. 1982 ->23/9 1982   21/3 Fox, Michael J. False False True % 21 3 13 days False
NATHAN HALE .......... states "I regret that I have but one life", then hangs. 1776 1776   21/3 Hale, Nathan True False True w 21 3 14 days False
BRIGITTE BARDOT ...... stars in her first major role AND GOD CREATED WOMAN. 1956 ->39/10 1956   21/3 Bardot, Brigitte False False False e 21 3 15 days False
ARTHUR CONLEY ........ sings a major R&B hit with SWEET SOUL MUSIC. 1967 1967   21/3 Conley, Arthur True True False @ 21 3 16 days False
ELVIS PRESLEY ........ sings his first big hit HEARTBREAK HOTEL. 1956 ->21/6 1956   21/3 Presley, Elvis True False True @ 21 3 17 days False
LEVI STRAUSS ......... settles in San Francisco selling denim pants to miners. 1850 ->39/4 1850   21/3 Strauss, Levi True False True b 21 3 18 days False
TOM HAYDEN ........... helps in founding Students for Democratic Society. 1961 ->30/2 1961   21/3 Hayden, Tom True False True h 21 3 19 days False
GENE PITNEY .......... sings hit THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE. 1962 ->23/2 1962   21/3 Pitney, Gene True False True @ 21 3 20 days False
NORMAN POGSON ....… devises a system of assigning brightness magnitude to stars. 1850 1850   21/3 Pogson, Norman False False True s 21 3 21 days False
RAFER JOHNSON ........ wins Olympic silver medal in decathlon at Melborne. 1956 ->25/0 1956   21/3 Johnson, Rafer True True True c 21 3 22 days False
GRETA GARBO .......... debuts on the American screen with THE TORRENT. 1926 ->24/4 1926   21/3 Garbo, Greta True False False e 21 3 23 days False
TOM HARMON ........... wins Heisman Trophy as best college football player. 1940 ->27/7 1940   21/3 Harmon, Tom True False True c 21 3 24 days False
TOM JENKINS .......... wins pro wrestling title, beating Farmer Burns. 1893 1893   21/3 Jenkins, Tom True False True c 21 3 25 days False
ETHEL MERMAN ......... debuts in Gershwin's musical GIRL CRAZY. 1930 ->21/6 1930   21/3 Merman, Ethel True False False @ 21 3 26 days False
STEVE JOBS .....… builds the first Apple Computer with the help of Steve Wozniak. 1976 1976   21/3 Jobs, Steve True False True b 21 3 27 days False
DOLLY PARTON ......... debuts on Porter Wagoner's TV Show. 1967 ->29/2 1967   21/3 Parton, Dolly True False False @ 21 3 28 days False
DEL SHANNON .......... releases the #1 hit song RUNAWAY. 1961 1961   21/3 Shannon, Del True False True @ 21 3 29 days False
JIMMY LYDON .......... plays title role in last of HENRY ALDRICH films. 1944 1944   21/3 Lydon, Jimmy True False True e 21 3 30 days False
WAYNE NEWTON ......... releases the international hit DANKE SCHOEN. 1963 ->30/3 1963   21/4 Newton, Wayne True False True @ 21 4 0 days False
ESTHER WILLIAMS ...... stars wet in the movie BATHING BEAUTY. 1944 1944   21/4 Williams, Esther True False False e 21 4 1 day False
PEYTON ROUS .......... demonstrates that some cancers are spread by virus. 1910 1910   21/4 Rous, Francis Peyton True False True z 21 4 2 days False
SINEAD O'CONNOR ...... tops pop charts with I DO NOT WANT WHAT I DO NOT HAVE. 1988 1988   21/4 OConnor, Sinead False False False @ 21 4 3 days False
TONY GALENTO ......... mutters "I'll moider da bum" before his boxing bout. 1930 1930   21/4 Galento, Tony True False True c 21 4 4 days False
VANESSA WILLIAMS ..... resigns as Miss America/first time ever in 63 years. 1984 1984   21/4 Williams, Vanessa True True False e 21 4 5 days False
JOHN ALDEN *........… becomes first to step foot on Plymouth Rock. 1620 ->64/7 1620 * 21/4 Alden, John True False True p 21 4 6 days False
JIMMY SOUL ........... sings the #1 hit IF YOU WANNA BE HAPPY. 1963 1963   21/4 Soul, Jimmy True True True @ 21 4 7 days False
FRANK SINATRA ........ wins first prize on Major Bowes Amateur Hour. 1937 ->33/9 1937   21/4 Sinatra, Frank True False True @ 21 4 8 days False
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN .... organizes the Junto, a club for aspiring tradesmen. 1727 ->25/2 1727   21/4 Franklin, Benjamin True False True g 21 4 9 days False
ROLLIE FINGERS ....... pitches first baseball save en route to career record 328. 1968 1969   21/4 Fingers, Rollie True False True c 21 4 10 days False
PANCHO GONZALES ...... turns pro, signing tennis contract with Bobby Riggs. 1949 ->41/1 1949   21/4 Gonzales, Pancho True True True c 21 4 11 days False
THOMAS WATSON ........ conducts with Bell 1st voice transmission over wire. 1875 ->22/1 1875   21/4 Watson, Thomas True False True i 21 4 12 days False
DONNY MOST ........... concludes first season as Ralph on TV's HAPPY DAYS. 1975 1975   21/4 Most, Donny True False True % 21 4 13 days False
JAMES TAYLOR ......... releases the best-selling LP--SWEET BABY JAMES. 1970 ->22/11 1970   21/4 Taylor, James True False True @ 21 4 14 days False
O. J. SIMPSON ....… wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--USC. 1968 ->25/6 1968   21/4 Simpson, O.J. True True True c 21 4 15 days False
DAVID SARNOFF ........ intercepts the 1st distress signal from the TITANIC. 1912 ->30/4 1912   21/4 Sarnoff, David True False True b 21 4 16 days False
MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE . arrives in France, seeking aid for Americans. 1779 ->24/1 1779   21/4 LaFayette, Marquis de False False True w 21 4 17 days False
NAPOLEON F. BONAPARTE. dies as oldest son and heir of deposed French emperor. 1832 1832   21/4 Bonaparte, Napoleon F. False False True y 21 4 18 days False
BENJAMIN DISRAELI .... publishes his first novel VIVIAN GREY. 1826 ->32/4 1826   21/4 Disraeli, Benjamin False False True g 21 4 19 days False
IBN BATUTAH .......... begins travels as noted Arabian geographer. 1325 1325 ** 21/4 Ibn Batutah False False True p 21 4 20 days False
JOAN JETT ............ releases platinum-selling song I LOVE ROCK N' ROLL. 1982 1982   21/4 Jett, Joan True False False @ 21 4 21 days False
CHARLES ATLAS ........ determines to build up his puny 97-pound body. 1916 ->28/1 1916 * 21/4 Atlas, Charles True False True b 21 4 22 days False
GARY BEBAN ........... wins Heisman Trophy as all-American quarterback--UCLA. 1967 1967   21/4 Beban, Gary True False True c 21 4 23 days False
GEORGE C. ELDER ...... begins writing diary for record 76 years/2.8 mil words. 1910 1910   21/4 Elder, George C. True False True u 21 4 24 days False
OLGA KORBUT .......... plays second fiddle to Nadia in Olympic gymnastics. 1976 1976   21/4 Korbut, Olga False False False c 21 4 25 days False
ANTHONY J. DREXEL .... inherits a brokerage firm from philanthropic father. 1847 1847   21/4 Drexel, Anthony J. True False True b 21 4 26 days False
HENRY FLIPPER ........ becomes first Black man to graduate from West Point. 1877 1877   21/4 Flipper, Henry True True True w 21 4 27 days False
YU LU ................ writes the first of his thousand short poems. 1146 1146 *** 21/4 Ly, Yu False True True l 21 4 28 days False
BOB MATHIAS .......... wins a second Olympic gold medal in the decathlon. 1952 1952   21/4 Mathias, Bob True False True c 21 4 29 days False
EVELYN NESBIT ........ provokes jealous husband, Henry Thaw, to kill Stanford White. 1906 1906   21/4 Nesbit, Evelyn True False False x 21 4 30 days False
RALPH MACCHIO ........ stars in the title role of movie KARATE KID. 1984 1984   21/5 Macchio, Ralph True False True e 21 5 0 days False
JOHN SEBASTIAN ....... sings #1 song with Lovin Spoonful DO YOU BELIEVE..? 1965 ->22/5 1965   21/5 Sebastian, John True False True @ 21 5 1 day False
DAVID NELSON ......... debuts on screen in PEYTON PLACE as celebrity son. 1957 1957   21/5 Nelson, David True False True e 21 5 2 days False
ROGER PEREZ .......... performs 718 parallel bar dips in one hour. 1983 1983   21/5 Perez, Roger True False True u 21 5 3 days False
BLACKBEARD THE PIRATE. begins to privateer during War of Spanish Succession. 1701 ->38/7 1701   21/5 Blackbeard the Pirate False False True o 21 5 4 days False
CONNIE FRANCIS ....... releases #1 hit EVERYBODY'S SOMEBODY'S FOOL. 1960 ->23/1 1960   21/5 Francis, Connie True False False @ 21 5 5 days False
STANLEY KUBRICK ...... produces 1st film for $3800 -- THE DAY OF THE FLIGHT. 1949 ->34/0 1949   21/5 Kubrick, Stanley True False True e 21 5 6 days False
FREDERICK DOUGLASS ... escapes from Southern slavery, disguised as sailor. 1838 ->24/4 1838   21/5 Douglass, Frederick True True True r 21 5 7 days False
SHELLEY FABARES ...... stars with Elvis in the movie GIRL HAPPY. 1965 1965   21/5 Fabares, Shelley True False False e 21 5 8 days False
MARIO ANDRETTI ....... launches full-time career as race car driver. 1961 ->29/3 1961   21/5 Andretti, Mario True False True c 21 5 9 days False
DEBORAH GANNETT ...... serves in Continental forces disguised as a man. 1782 ->22/10 1782   21/5 Gannett, Deborah True False False w 21 5 10 days False
PAUL MCCARTNEY ....... records with Beatles--I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND. 1963 ->21/7 1963   21/5 McCartney, Paul False False True @ 21 5 11 days False
NANCY LOPEZ .......... registers the ninth golf title in her rookie season. 1978 1978   21/5 Lopez, Nancy True False False c 21 5 12 days False
KING HUSSEIN ......... drives the pro-Egyptian elements from Jordan. 1957 ->54/10 1957   21/5 Hussein of Jordan False False True q 21 5 13 days False
ALAIN LOCKE .......... becomes first Black American to be a Rhodes Scholar. 1907 ->39/2 1907   21/5 Locke, Alain True True True r 21 5 14 days False
TED NUGENT ........... sings rock n' roll as Motor City Mad Man. 1970 1970   21/5 Nugent, Ted True False True @ 21 5 15 days False
W. ATLEE BURPEE ...... begins the largest mail-order seed house in U.S. 1879 1879   21/5 Burpee, W. Atlee True False True b 21 5 16 days False
GEORGE A. CUSTER ..... graduates from West Point, 35th of 35 in class. 1861 ->23/6 1861   21/5 Custer, George Armstrong True False True w 21 5 17 days False
MATHEW BRADY .....… opens a photography shop in New York City. 1844 ->38/2 1844   21/5 Brady, Mathew True False True k 21 5 18 days False
EILEEN FARRELL ....... premieres her new radio show EILEEN FARRELL SINGS. 1941 ->42/0 1941   21/5 Farrell, Eileen True False False @ 21 5 19 days False
JOHN TRAVOLTA ........ debuts as Vinnie on ABC-TV's WELCOME BACK KOTTER. 1975 ->23/3 1975   21/5 Travolta, John True False True % 21 5 20 days False
JANN WANNER .......... founds ROLLING STONE magazine. 1967 1967   21/5 Wanner, Jann True False True j 21 5 21 days False
FREDDY CANNON ........ releases his hit song PALISADES PARK. 1962 1962   21/5 Cannon, Freddie True False True @ 21 5 22 days False
RED GRANGE ........... plays first pro football game--for Chicago Bears. 1925 ->32/5 1925   21/5 Grange, Red True False True c 21 5 23 days False
AKEEM OLAJUWON ....... plays basketball as one-half of Rocket's twin towers. 1984 1984   21/5 Olajuwon, Akeem False True True c 21 5 24 days False
ANDROCLES *.........… makes a friend of a lion while a Roman Slave. 70 AD 70 *** 21/5 Androcles False False True x 21 5 25 days False
JOEY DEE ............. releases the #1 hit PEPPERMINT TWIST. 1961 1961   21/5 Dee, Joey True True True @ 21 5 26 days False
MICKEY MANTLE ........ hits a record 565-feet home run against Senators. 1953 ->24/11 1953   21/5 Mantle, Mickey True False True c 21 5 27 days False
SHIRLEY BASSEY ....... records first hit song AS I LOVE YOU. 1958 ->28/1 1958   21/5 Bassey, Shirley True False False @ 21 5 28 days False
ALAN AMECHE .......... wins Heisman Trophy as best college football player--Wisconsin. 1954 1954   21/5 Ameche, Alan True False True c 21 5 29 days False
MARIE OSMOND ......... earns a record $7 million for 7 hours of TV. 1981 1981   21/5 Osmond, Marie True False False @ 21 5 30 days False
JAMES FARAH .......... builds small apparel factory specializing in Western wear. 1937 1937   21/6 Farah, James True False True b 21 6 0 days False
JOHN KEATS ........... publishes his first book of poems. 1817 ->22/0 1817   21/6 Keats, John False False True l 21 6 1 day False
NIKOLAI LENIN ........ graduates at the top of his law class. 1891 ->23/3 1891   21/6 Lenin, Nikolai False False True g 21 6 2 days False
CHRISTINE KEELER ..... scandalizes Britain after affair with Secretary Profumo. 1963 1963   21/6 Keeler, Christine False False False o 21 6 3 days False
LARRY KELLEY ......... wins first Heisman Trophy as best college football player. 1936 1936   21/6 Kelley, Larry True False True c 21 6 4 days False
CHESTER GREENWOOD .... begins to market the first set of ear muffs. 1880 1880 * 21/6 Greenwood, Chester True False True b 21 6 5 days False
DAFFY DEAN ........... pitches a no-hit baseball game against Dodgers. 1934 1934   21/6 Dean, Daffy True False True c 21 6 6 days False
NEIL YOUNG ........... sings with Buffalo Springfield FOR WHAT IT'S WORTH. 1966 ->24/5 1966   21/6 Young, Neil True False True @ 21 6 7 days False
FRANCO HARRIS ........ joins the Pittsburgh Steelers as all-pro football rusher. 1972 1972   21/6 Harris, Franco True False True c 21 6 8 days False
BUFFALO BILL CODY .... becomes chief of buffalo shooters for railroad. 1867 ->23/1 1867   21/6 Cody, Buffalo Bill True False True p 21 6 9 days False
PORTER WAGONER ....... performs his first radio show on OZARK JAMBOREE. 1951 ->30/1 1951   21/6 Wagoner, Porter True False True @ 21 6 10 days False
WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON battles against Indians at Fallen Timbers. 1794 ->22/9 1794   21/6 Harrison, William Henry True False True w 21 6 11 days False
FRANZ SCHUBERT ....... finishes his composition DEUTSCHES REQUIUM. 1818 ->22/7 1818   21/6 Schubert, Franz False False True m 21 6 12 days False
TRACY CAULKINS ....... sets 4 NCAA records in swimming championships. 1984 ->22/1 1984   21/6 Caulkins, Tracy True False False c 21 6 13 days False
EDDIE COCHRAN ........ dies in car crash ending promising rock & roll career. 1960 1960   21/6 Cochran, Eddie False False True @ 21 6 14 days False
ALAN OSMOND .......... sings first big hit with brothers ONE BAD APPLE. 1971 1971   21/6 Osmond, Alan True False True @ 21 6 15 days False
WARREN SPAHN ......... breaks into baseball, pitching for the Boston Braves. 1942 ->40/3 1942   21/6 Spahn, Warren True False True c 21 6 16 days False
HARRY BABCOCK ........ wins an Olympic gold medal in pole vault. 1912 1912   21/6 Babcock, Harry True False True c 21 6 17 days False
MICKEY DOLENZ ........ debuts with three others on NBC-TV's MONKIES. 1966 1966   21/6 Dolenz, Mickey True False True @ 21 6 18 days False
JOHN MCENROE ......... wins his second tennis title in U.S. Open. 1981 ->28/6 1981   21/6 McEnroe, John True False True c 21 6 19 days False
EVERETT D. REAMER .... slumps to ground after standing 132 hours as Japanese P.O.W. 1944 1944   21/6 Reamer, Everett D. True False True w 21 6 20 days False
JOHNNY TILLOTSON ..... sings the #1 hit POETRY IN MOTION. 1960 ->24/8 1960   21/6 Tillotson, Johnny True False True @ 21 6 21 days False
JILL DOYLE ........... stars in the film EAT THE PEACH. 1986 1986   21/6 Doyle, Jill True False False e 21 6 22 days False
ETHEL MERMAN ......... sings I'VE GOT RYTHEM becoming an instant sensation. 1930 ->37/4 1930   21/6 Merman, Ethel True False False @ 21 6 23 days False
LORI ADAMS ........... sets record for female, throwing a rolling pin 175 ft. 1979 1979   21/6 Adams, Lori True False False u 21 6 24 days False
MONTEZUMA II ......... becomes last ruler of the Aztec Empire. 1502 ->40/1 1502 ** 21/6 Montezuma II of Aztecs False False True q 21 6 25 days False
PATTY HEARST ......... is apprehended as prisoner of SLA in San Francisco. 1975 ->22/0 1975   21/6 Hearst, Patty True False False o 21 6 26 days False
ELVIS PRESLEY ........ sings his big hit HOUND DOG. 1956 ->21/8 1956   21/6 Presley, Elvis True False True @ 21 6 27 days False
LORRAINE PETERSON .... models for Sun-Maid Raisin logo/still in use. 1915 1915 * 21/6 Peterson, Lorraine True False False e 21 6 28 days False
SARA TEASDALE ........ establishes poetic reputation with SONNETS TO DUSE. 1907 ->48/5 1907   21/6 Teasdale, Sara True False False l 21 6 29 days False
PEARL HEART .......... becomes last bandit to rob a stagecoach in the U.S. 1899 1899 * 21/6 Heart, Pearl True False False o 21 6 30 days False
WALTER HAGEN ......... wins the U.S. Men's Open Golf Tournament. 1914 1914   21/7 Hagen, Walter True False True c 21 7 0 days False
JULIAN LENNON ........ releases his first song VALOTTE. 1984 1984   21/7 Lennon, Julian False False True @ 21 7 1 day False
KNUTE ROCKNE ........... leads Notre Dame to stunning victory over Army. 1913 1913   21/7 Rockne, Knute True False True c 21 7 2 days False
RICHARD THOMAS ....... wins an Emmy Award for role in THE WALTONS. 1973 1973   21/7 Thomas, Richard True False True % 21 7 3 days False
PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY . publishes his first important work QUEEN MAB. 1813 ->22/2 1813   21/7 Shelley, Percy Bysshe False False True l 21 7 4 days False
JOHNNY MATHIS ........ breaks into popular music with WONDERFUL, WONDERFUL. 1957 ->21/11 1957   21/7 Mathis, Johnny True True True @ 21 7 5 days False
HELEN KELLER ......... publishes widely-read STORY OF MY LIFE. 1902 ->23/11 1902   21/7 Keller, Helen True False False h 21 7 6 days False
SERGI BUBKA ......… clears 6 meters (19 ft. 8 in.) in the pole vault. 1985 ->22/1 1985   21/7 Bubka, Sergi False False True c 21 7 7 days False
TANIS AEBI ........... completes a 27,000-mile solo sail around the world. 1987 1987   21/7 Aebi, Tanis True False False u 21 7 8 days False
CHARLES BARKLEY ...... begins pro basketball career, playing for Sixers. 1984 ->29/5 1984   21/7 Barkley, Charles True True True c 21 7 9 days False
BETTE DAVIS .......... makes her Broadway debut in BROKEN DISHES. 1929 ->27/11 1929   21/7 Davis, Bette True False False e 21 7 10 days False
DICK FOSBURY ......... wins an Olympic gold in high jump with innovative flop. 1968 1968   21/7 Fosbury, Dick True False True c 21 7 11 days False
ROBIN GIBB ........... releases with BeeGees HOW CAN YOU MEND...? 1971 ->28/2 1971   21/7 Gibb, Robin False False True @ 21 7 12 days False
BOBBY RYDELL ......... releases 19th hit song FORGET HIM. 1963 1963   21/7 Rydell, Bobby True False True @ 21 7 13 days False
RAY NITCHKE .......... starts at middle linebacker for the Green Bay Packers. 1958 1958   21/7 Nitchke, Ray True False True c 21 7 14 days False
W.C. FIELDS .......... juggles & jokes in command performance for Edward VII. 1901 ->44/1 1901   21/7 Fields, W.C. True False True e 21 7 15 days False
LOU WHITAKER ......... wins baseball rookie of the year in AL/Detroit. 1978 1978   21/7 Whitaker, Lou True False True c 21 7 16 days False
VAN MORRISON ......... releases the pop hit BROWN EYED GIRL. 1967 ->25/1 1967   21/7 Morrison, Van True False True @ 21 7 17 days False
WALTER FARLEY ........ publishes best-selling THE BLACK STALLION. 1941 1941   21/7 Farley, Walter True False True l 21 7 18 days False
JIM BROWN ............ begins pro football in backfield of Cleveland Browns. 1957 ->28/8 1957   21/7 Brown, Jim True True True c 21 7 19 days False
BILL BRADLEY ......... leads Princeton basketball team to NCAA semi-finals. 1965 ->35/3 1965   21/7 Bradley, Bill True False True c 21 7 20 days False
MIKE TYSON ........... KOs Larry Holmes, retaining HW boxing title. 1988 ->23/7 1988   21/7 Tyson, Mike True True True c 21 7 21 days False
WILLIAM B. CUSHING ...... sinks the Confederate warship ALBERMARLE. 1864 1864   21/? Cushing, William B. False False False w 21 7 22 days False
BILLY THE KID ........ is shot dead at 21 years, having killed 21 folks. 1881 1881   21/7 Billy the Kid (William Bonney) True False True o 21 7 22 days False
KEN NORTON ........... outboxes Muhammad Ali in a split decision. 1973 1973   21/7 Norton, Ken True True True c 21 7 23 days False
PAUL MCCARTNEY ....... debuts with Beatles in America on ED SULLIVAN SHOW. 1964 ->23/0 1964   21/7 McCartney, Paul False False True @ 21 7 24 days False
BOB HAYES ............ wins an Olympic gold and is dubbed "world's fastest human". 1964 1964   21/7 Hayes, Bob True True True c 21 7 25 days False
MITCH RYDER .......... releases song DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESS. 1966 1966   21/7 Ryder, Mitch True True True @ 21 7 26 days False
LARRY ADLER .......... tours the USA as world's best harmonica virtuoso. 1935 1935   21/7 Adler, Larry True False True m 21 7 27 days False
LAURA NYRO ........... releases lyrical pop album TENDABERRY. 1969 1969   21/7 Nyro, Laura True False False @ 21 7 28 days False
MATTI NYKANEN ........ ski-jumps greatest distance ever--626 feet. 1985 1985   21/7 Nykanen, Matti False False True c 21 7 29 days False
QUEEN ELIZABETH II ... marries Prince Philip in Westminster. 1947 ->25/9 1947   21/7 Elizabeth II of England False False False q 21 7 30 days False
JOHNNY RIVERS ........ sings a #1 pop hit with MEMPHIS. 1964 ->22/0 1964   21/8 Rivers, Johnny True False True @ 21 8 0 days False
ELVIS PRESLEY ........ gyrates his hips in debut on ED SULLIVAN SHOW. 1956 ->22/9 1956   21/8 Presley, Elvis True False True @ 21 8 1 day False
ROBIN GIVENS ......... debuts as Darlene on ABC-TV's HEAD OF THE CLASS. 1987 1987 * 21/8 Givens, Robin True True False % 21 8 2 days False
CREIGHTEN ABRAMS ..... graduates from West Point, 185th of 276. 1936 ->53/6 1936   21/8 Abrams, Creighten True False True w 21 8 3 days False
EUGENE ORMANDY ....... emigrates from Hungary to America to play music. 1921 ->37/2 1921   21/8 Ormandy, Eugene True False True m 21 8 4 days False
JOE NAMATH ........... leads Alabama Crimson Tide to unbeaten football season. 1964 ->22/7 1964   21/8 Namath, Joe True False True c 21 8 5 days False
SEAN PENN ............ stars as trouble maker in FAST TIMES AT RIDGEMONT HIGH. 1982 ->25/0 1982   21/8 Penn, Sean True False True e 21 8 6 days False
MARTIN LUTHER ........ decides during a thunderstorm to become a monk. 1505 ->23/5 1505   21/8 Luther, Martin False False True r 21 8 7 days False
SUSIE MARONIE ……. swims from Cuba to Florida, setting distance record of 88 miles. 1996 1996   21/8 Maroney, Susie True False False c 21 8 8 days False
STEPHAN EDBERG ....... wins the men's tennis title at Wimbledon. 1988 1988   21/8 Edberg, Stephan False False True c 21 8 9 days False
ERIC HEIDEN .......... sweeps all five speed skating events at winter Olympics. 1980 1980   21/8 Heiden, Eric True False True c 21 8 10 days False
MARCUS ALLEN ......... wins Heisman Trophy as best college football player--USC. 1981 1981   21/8 Allen, Marcus True True True c 21 8 11 days False
GERRY MARSDEN ........ releases with Pacemakers DON'T LET THE SUN... 1964 ->22/6 1964   21/8 Marsden, Gerry False False True @ 21 8 12 days False
ARTHUR H. BREMER ..... shoots George Wallace, crippling him for life. 1972 1972   21/8 Bremer, Arthur H. True False True o 21 8 13 days False
JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS .......... debuts in SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE. 1982 1982   21/8 Louis-Dreyful, Julia True False False % 21 8 14 days False
JESSE OWENS .......... sets six world track records in one hour. 1934 ->23/10 1934   21/8 Owens, Jesse True True True c 21 8 15 days False
CAROL LAWRENCE ....... debuts as Maria on Broadway's WEST SIDE STORY. 1957 1957   21/8 Lawrence, Carol True False True e 21 8 16 days False
POCAHONTAS ........... is presented with fanfare to the English court. 1616 ->21/10 1616 *** 21/8 Pocahontas True True False x 21 8 17 days False
BILL MAULDIN ......... begins to draw Willie & Joe for STARS & STRIPES. 1943 ->23/7 1943   21/8 Mauldin, Bill True False True j 21 8 18 days False
KAREN ANN QUINLAN .... mixes alcohol & drugs and falls into 10 year coma. 1975 ->31/2 1975   21/8 Quinlan, Karen Ann True False False x 21 8 19 days False
BORIS BECKER ......... wins the men's tennis title at Wimbledon. 1989 1989   21/8 Becker, Boris False False True c 21 8 20 days False
VERONICA LAKE ........ stars as aloof blonde in HOLD BACK THE DAWN. 1941 ->53/7 1941   21/8 Lake, Veronica True False False e 21 8 21 days False
GEORGIE BEST ......... shines as British football superstar. 1967 1967   21/8 Best, Georgie False False True c 21 8 22 days False
MILES DAVIS .......... organizes his first nine-man jazz group. 1949 ->41/10 1949   21/8 Davis, Miles True True True @ 21 8 23 days False
ALEXIS ST. MARTIN .... receives gunshot wound, permanently revealing stomach. 1822 1822   21/8 St. Martin, Alexis True False True u 21 8 24 days False
LIZ CLAIBORNE ........ goes into the fashion design business. 1950 ->47/1 1950   21/8 Claiborne, Liz True False False b 21 8 25 days False
MARTHA REEVES ........ sings her hit with Vandellas -- HEAT WAVE. 1963 ->23/1 1963   21/8 Reeves, Martha True True False @ 21 8 26 days False
PETER BEST ........... loses his Beatle drummer job to Ringo Starr. 1962 1962   21/8 Best, Peter False False True @ 21 8 27 days False
MARTINA NAVRATILOVA .. wins 1st of 9 single tennis titles at Wimbledon. 1978 ->28/8 1978   21/8 Navratilova, Martina False False False c 21 8 28 days False
HUMPHREY DAVY ........ discovers the laughing properties of nitrous oxide. 1800 ->26/10 1800   21/8 Davy, Humphrey False False True s 21 8 29 days False
HENRY CARR ........... wins 2nd Olympic gold medal as U.S. sprinter. 1964 1964   21/8 Carr, Henry True False True c 21 8 30 days False
CLEMENT STUDEBAKER ... forms a wagon making company with his brother. 1852 ->66/2 1852   21/9 Studebaker, Clement True False True b 21 9 0 days False
PAUL ELUARD .......... publishes his 1st poems DUTY & ANXIETY about WWI. 1917 ->46/10 1917   21/9 Eluard, Paul False False True l 21 9 1 day False
HELEN WILLS MOODY .... wins 1st of 8 single tennis titles at Wimbledon. 1927 ->22/9 1927   21/9 Moody, Helen Wills True False False c 21 9 2 days False
BUDDY BOLDEN ......... plays his cornet as an originator of jazz. 1890 ->33/1 1890   21/9 Bolden, Buddy True True True @ 21 9 3 days False
JUDY GARLAND ......... stars in MEET ME IN SAINT LOUIS. 1943 ->22/2 1943   21/9 Garland, Judy True False False e 21 9 4 days False
JIMMY CARTER ......... marries Rosalyn Smith in Plains, Georgia. 1946 ->27/1 1946   21/9 Carter, Jimmy True False True g 21 9 5 days False
PAUL REVERE .......... joins a military expedition during French & Indian War. 1756 ->28/11 1756   21/9 Revere, Paul True False True w 21 9 6 days False
HOWARD CASSIDY ...... wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--Ohio State. 1955 1955   21/9 Cassidy, Howard True False True c 21 9 7 days False
JOHN WAYNE ........... appears in his first western THE BIG TRAIL. 1929 ->31/2 1929   21/9 Wayne, John True False True e 21 9 8 days False
ROGER CLEMENS ........ is called up to pitch baseball for Boston Red Sox. 1984 ->24/0 1984   21/9 Clemens, Roger True False True c 21 9 9 days False
FERDINAND W. DEMARA .. assumes first of many roles as "The Great Imposter". 1943 1943   21/9 Demara, Ferdinand W. True False True o 21 9 10 days False
LOU GEHRIG ........... becomes regular 1st baseman for the NY Yankees. 1925 ->24/0 1925   21/9 Gehrig, Lou True False True c 21 9 11 days False
FRANCIS FOLSUM ....... marries President Grover Cleveland while in White House. 1886 1886   21/9 Folsum, Francis True False False y 21 9 12 days False
SYLVIA KRISTEL ....... stars in erotic Dutch film EMMANUELLE. 1974 1974   21/9 Kristel, Sylvia False False False e 21 9 13 days False
KING HENRY II ........ succeeds to the throne of England. 1154 ->66/1 1154 ** 21/9 Henry II of England False False True q 21 9 14 days False
HYUN CONG UT ......... wins a Pulitzer Prize for photo of crying napalmed kids. 1973 1973   21/9 Hyun Cong Ut False False True k 21 9 15 days False
JERRY LEE LEWIS ...... releases 1st hit song WHOLE LOT OF SHAKIN'... 1957 ->22/2 1957   21/9 Lewis, Jerry Lee True False True @ 21 9 16 days False
DUANE EDDY ........... scores guitar instrumental hit with PETER GUNN. 1960 ->22/3 1960   21/9 Eddy, Duane True False True @ 21 9 17 days False
PRINCE ANDREW .....… fights for the British Navy in the Faukland War. 1982 ->33/4 1982   21/9 Andrew, Prince (Duke of York) False False True q 21 9 18 days False
ROBERT CLIVE ......... arrives in India, but is captured by French. 1746 ->31/9 1746   21/9 Clive, Robert False False True p 21 9 19 days False
SHIRLEY OWENS ........ sings with Shirelles #1 hit SOLDIER BOY. 1962 1962   21/9 Owens, Shirley True False False @ 21 9 20 days False
BOB MONTANA .......... creates his comic strip, ARCHIE. 1942 1942   21/9 Montana, Bob True False True j 21 9 21 days False
CYRUS MCCORMICK ...... succeeds in producing a mechanical reaper. 1831 ->24/10 1831   21/9 McCormick, Cyrus True False True i 21 9 22 days False
ROSEMARY CASALS ...... wins the 1st Virginia Slims tennis tournament. 1970 1970   21/9 Casals, Rosemary True False False c 21 9 23 days False
ALAN WATTS ........... introduces Zen into America with THE SECRET OF ZEN. 1936 1936   21/9 Watts, Alan True False True r 21 9 24 days False
OSCAR ROBERTSON ....… leads US Olympic team to gold medal in basketball. 1960 ->25/5 1960   21/9 Robertson, Oscar True True True c 21 9 25 days False
DONNA GRIFFITHS ...... begins record sneezing fit, lasting 194 days. 1981 1981 * 21/9 Griffiths, Donna True False False u 21 9 26 days False
LARRY CSONKA ......... plays first pro football game--for Miami Dolfins. 1968 1968   21/9 Csonka, Larry True False True c 21 9 27 days False
HELEN WHITE .......... becomes first American woman to earn a Ph.D. 1877 1877   21/9 White, Helen True False False v 21 9 28 days False
SHEENA EASTON ........ releases her #1 hit song MORNINGTRAIN (9 TO 5). 1981 ->29/7 1981   21/9 Easton, Sheena True False False @ 21 9 29 days False
SACAGAWEA ............ returns from West as guide for Lewis and Clark. 1809 ->24/3 1809 ** 21/9 Sacagawea True True False p 21 9 30 days False
ORSON WELLES ......... founds the Mercury Theater of the Air. 1937 ->23/5 1937   21/10 Welles, Orson True False True e 21 10 0 days False
ERICH HECKEL ......... helps found Die Bruecke School of Painting. 1905 1905   21/10 Heckel, Erich False False True a 21 10 1 day False
JOHN UNITAS .......... signs to play football for Steelers, but is cut. 1955 ->22/9 1955   21/10 Unitas, John True False True c 21 10 2 days False
DOUG INGLE ........... records with Iron Butterfly IN-A-GADDA-DA-VIDDA. 1968 1968   21/10 Ingle, Doug True False True @ 21 10 3 days False
JIMMY CONNORS ........ wins the men's tennis title at Wimbledon. 1974 ->29/10 1974   21/10 Connors, Jimmy True False True c 21 10 4 days False
JANE TAYLOR .......... writes poem TWINKLE, TWINKLE, LITTLE STAR with sister. 1804 1804   21/10 Taylor, Jane True False False l 21 10 5 days False
PERCY WENRICH ........ writes the song PUT ON YOUR OLD GRAY BONNET. 1909 ->27/5 1909   21/10 Wenrich, Percy True False True m 21 10 6 days False
GUGLIELMO MARCONI .... demonstrates the first radio in England. 1896 ->22/9 1896   21/10 Marconi, Guglielmo False False True i 21 10 7 days False
DICK BUTKUS .......... joins Chicago Bears football as standout linebacker. 1965 1965   21/10 Butkus, Dick True False True c 21 10 8 days False
ALEXANDER HAMILTON ... serves as General Washington's aide-de-camp/secretary. 1777 ->30/8 1777   21/10 Hamilton, Alexander True False True g 21 10 9 days False
SERGI RACHMANINOV .... begins composition of his FIRST SYMPHONY--in D. 1895 ->27/8 1895   21/10 Rachmaninov, Sergi False False True m 21 10 10 days False
POCAHONTAS ........... dies of smallpox on return ship to America. 1617 1617 ** 21/10 Pocahontas True True False x 21 10 11 days False
AMY WALLACE .......... co-authors THE PEOPLE'S ALMANAC PRESENTS THE BOOK OF LISTS. 1977 1977   21/10 Wallace, Amy True False False l 21 10 12 days False
JOHN LENNON .......... marries a pregnant Cynthia Powell in Liverpool. 1962 ->22/0 1962   21/10 Lennon, John False False True @ 21 10 13 days False
BOBBY SHERMAN ........ becomes a regular attraction on ABC-TV's SHINDIG. 1965 1965   21/10 Sherman, Bobby True False True @ 21 10 14 days False
BERNADETTE DEVLIN .... becomes youngest woman elected to British Parliament. 1969 ->33/8 1969   21/10 Devlin, Bernadette False False False g 21 10 15 days False
JAMES CRICHTON ....... dies as swashbuckling Scottish adventurer. 1582 1582   21/10 Crichton, James False False True x 21 10 16 days False
FELIX MENDELSSOHN .... writes music for FINGEL'S CAVE OVERTURE. 1830 ->22/9 1830   21/10 Mendelssohn, Felix False False True m 21 10 17 days False
DAVY JONES ........... sings lead with Monkeys DAYDREAM BELIEVER. 1967 1967   21/10 Jones, Davy False False True @ 21 10 18 days False
BOB DYLAN ............ debuts in grand style in New York Town Hall. 1963 ->24/2 1963   21/10 Dylan, Bob True False True e 21 10 19 days False
SHAH REZA PAHLEVI .... assumes the peacock throne as Shah of Iran. 1941 ->40/1 1941   21/10 Pahlevi, Shah Reza False False True q 21 10 20 days False
JACK NICKLAUS ........ switches from amateur to pro golf. 1961 ->26/2 1961   21/10 Nicklaus, Jack True False True c 21 10 21 days False
DAVID ROBINSON ....... graduates from Naval Academy, as top pro basketball prospect. 1987 1987   21/10 Robinson, David True True False c 21 10 22 days False
MEADOWLARK LEMON ..... stars as center attraction of the Harlem Globetrotters. 1954 1954   21/10 Lemon, Meadowlark True True True c 21 10 23 days False
MARK RUDD ............ leads his Weathermen in "days of rage" in Chicago. 1969 1969   21/10 Rudd, Mark True False True o 21 10 24 days False
ELVIS COSTELLO ............. releases debut album MY AIM IS TRUE. 1977 1977   21/10 Costello, Elvis True False True @ 21 10 25 days False
FLOYD PATTERSON ...... wins the World Heavyweight Boxing Championship. 1956 1956   21/10 Patterson, Floyd True False True c 21 10 26 days False
APOLLONIS OF PERGA *… develops analytic geometry as "great Geometer". 287 BC -287 *** 21/10 Apollonis of Perga False False True s 21 10 27 days False
BOBBY DARIN ......… sings the rock hit SPLISH SPLASH. 1958 1958   21/10 Darin, Bobby True False True @ 21 10 28 days False
TOM WATSON ........... turns to pro golf after graduating from Stanford. 1971 1971   21/10 Watson, Tom True False True c 21 10 29 days False
LINDA LOVELACE ....... stars in the pornographic film DEEP THROAT. 1972 1972 ** 21/10 Lovelace, Linda True False False e 21 10 30 days False
WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS . publishes his first poem in London THE LEISURE HOUR. 1887 ->23/10 1887   21/11 Yeats, William Butler False False True l 21 11 0 days False
MAHMUD OF GHAZHI ..... founds Ghaznavid Dynasty, forcing Islam into India. 999 AD 999 ** 21/11 Muhmud of Ghazhi False False True q 21 11 1 day False
ALFRED FULLER ........ goes into business for himself selling brushes. 1906 ->25/2 1906 * 21/11 Fuller, Alfred True False True b 21 11 2 days False
PRISCILLA PRESLEY .... marries the king of rock n' roll, Elvis Presley. 1967 ->28/4 1967   21/11 Presley, Priscilla True False False y 21 11 3 days False
ELLA WILCOX .......... publishes first of 40 volumes of verse DROPS OF WATER. 1872 1872   21/11 Wilcox, Ella True False False l 21 11 4 days False
KARL FRIEDRICH GAUSS . draws the first 17-gon using straight-edge and compass. 1799 ->22/1 1799 * 21/11 Gauss, Karl Friedrich False False True s 21 11 5 days False
AUGUST II OF POLAND .. throws a massive military feast for 30,000 guests. 1730 1730   21/11 August II of Poland False False True q 21 11 6 days False
JEAN CAVALIER ........ leads Calvinist insurrection against King Louis XIV. 1703 1703   21/11 Cavalier, Jean False False True w 21 11 7 days False
NIELS STENSEN ........ discovers that the heart is as muscle. 1660 1660   21/11 Stensen, Niels False False True v 21 11 8 days False
MARTY BALIN .......... founds the rock group Jefferson Airplane. 1965 ->38/4 1965   21/11 Balin, Marty True False True @ 21 11 9 days False
OTA BENGA ............ becomes only human exhibited in U.S. zoo/pigmy in Bronx. 1904 1904 ** 21/11 Benga, Ota False True True x 21 11 10 days False
RUTH ELDER ........... tries again unsuccessfully to fly across Atlantic Ocean. 1927 1927   21/11 Elder, Ruth True False False p 21 11 11 days False
GEORG BUCHNER ........ completes his 1st play DANTON'S DEATH. 1835 ->23/5 1835   21/11 Buchner, Georg False False True l 21 11 12 days False
EDDIE RAMBEAU ........ releases the hit song CONCRETE & CLAY. 1965 1965   21/11 Rambeau, Eddie False False True @ 21 11 13 days False
ALEXANDRA FEDARROVNA. marries Nicholas II, last czar of Russia. 1892 ->46/0 1892   21/11 Fedorrovna, Alexandra False False False q 21 11 14 days False
DAN RICE ............. stars as the celebrated clown in Barnum's circus. 1847 ->62/7 1847   21/11 Rice, Dan True False True e 21 11 15 days False
NATALIE WOOD ......... stars in the movie version of WEST SIDE STORY. 1961 ->26/7 1961   21/11 Wood, Natalie True False False e 21 11 16 days False
DOAK WALKER .......... wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--SMU. 1948 1948   21/11 Walker, Doak True False True c 21 11 17 days False
SAINT WENCESLAS ...... is murdered by his Bohemian brother for Christian beliefs. 929 AD 929 *** 21/11 Wenceslas, Saint False False True r 21 11 18 days False
THOMAS ALVA EDISON ... receives his 1st patent--for electronic vote counter. 1869 ->23/0 1869   21/11 Edison, Thomas Alva True False True i 21 11 19 days False
JOHNNY MATHIS ........ releases #1 hit song CHANCES ARE. 1957 ->27/0 1957   21/11 Mathis, Johnny True True True @ 21 11 20 days False
LILLIAN RUSSELL ...... becomes prima donna at NY McCall Opera Company. 1883 ->60/7 1883   21/11 Russell, Lillian True False False @ 21 11 21 days False
GLENN DAVIS .......... wins Heisman Trophy as best college football player--Army. 1946 1946   21/11 Davis, Glenn True False True c 21 11 23 days False
BOBBY GOLDSBORO ...... releases his 1st pop single MOLLY. 1962 ->23/0 1962   21/11 Goldsboro, Bobby True False True @ 21 11 24 days False
LUIS APARICIO ........ plays baseball for White Sox as stand-out shortstop. 1956 1956   21/11 Aparicio, Luis True False True c 21 11 25 days False
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN . receives 1st lesson in music composition from Haydn. 1792 ->25/0 1792   21/11 Beethovan, Ludwig Van False False True m 21 11 26 days False
FREDERIC CHOPIN ...... performs his 1st successful piano concerto--in Paris. 1832 ->23/9 1832   21/11 Chopin, Frederic False False True m 21 11 27 days False
OSCAR ROBERTSON ...... debuts in pro basketball as the "Big O". 1960 1960   21/11 Robertson, Oscar True True True c 21 11 28 days False
BECK HANSEN ........... releases his debut album MELLOW GOLD. 1993 1993   21/11 Hansen, Beck True False True @ 21 11 29 days False
DOMINIQUE DUNN ....... is strangled by her boyfriend as star in POLTERGEIST. 1982 1982   21/11 Dunn, Dominque True False False e 21 11 30 days False
THEODORE ROOSEVELT ... marries Alice Hathaway Lee in Brookline, Mass. 1880 ->23/0 1880   22/0 Roosevelt, Theodore True False True g 22 0 0 days False
JOHN LENNON .......... leads in first recording session of Beatles. 1962 ->23/4 1962   22/0 Lennon, John False False True @ 22 0 1 day False
OSWALD MOSLEY ........ becomes youngest member of British House of Commons. 1918 ->43/6 1918   22/0 Mosley, Oswald False False True g 22 0 2 days False
CHRISTINA PAOLOZZI ...... appears nude in Harpers Bazaar, shocking American readers. 1962 1962   22/0 Paolozzi, Christina False True False x 22 0 3 days False
EDWIN MOSES .......... loses in 400m hurdles, but begins a record 122 wins. 1977 ->28/10 1977   22/0 Moses, Edwin True True True c 22 0 4 days False
KING AHAZIAH *......… begins to rule Israelites from Jerusalem. 841 BC -841 *** 22/0 Ahaziah of Israel False False True q 22 0 5 days False
WALT DISNEY .......... makes his very first cartoon--ALICE IN CARTOONLAND. 1923 ->30/5 1923   22/0 Disney, Walt True False True e 22 0 6 days False
GEORGIE FAME ......... sings the rock & roll single YEAH, YEAH. 1965 1965   22/0 Fame, Charles False False True @ 22 0 7 days False
PAT BOONE ............ releases his #1 hit song I ALMOST LOST MY MIND. 1956 ->22/11 1956   22/0 Boone, Pat True False True @ 22 0 8 days False
BRIAN WILSON ......... sings with Beach Boys I GET AROUND. 1964 1964   22/0 Wilson, Brian True False True m 22 0 9 days False
EMMA NUTT ............ becomes the first woman telephone operator. 1878 1878 * 22/0 Nutt, Emma True False False h 22 0 10 days False
JOHN KEATS ........... completes writing ENDYMION, A POETIC ROMANCE. 1818 ->23/9 1818   22/0 Keats, John False False True l 22 0 11 days False
SALLY HEMINGS ........ becomes the mistress of Thomas Jefferson. 1795 1795 ** 22/0 Hemings, Sally True True False y 22 0 12 days False
DON BUDGE ............ wins the men's single tennis title at Wimbledon. 1937 ->23/3 1937   22/0 Budge, Don True False True c 22 0 13 days False
JOHNNY RIVERS ........ sings his hit MOUNTAIN OF LOVE. 1964 ->23/4 1964   22/0 Rivers, Johnny True False True @ 22 0 14 days False
BOBBY BONDS .......... hits a grand slam home run in his 1st at bat/1st ever. 1968 1968   22/0 Bonds, Bobby True False True c 22 0 15 days False
SPUD WEBB ............ signs on as shortest player (5'7") in pro basketball. 1985 1985   22/0 Webb, Spud True True True c 22 0 16 days False
JEAN HARLOW .......... stars in the light comedy BOMBSHELL. 1933 ->26/3 1933   22/0 Harlow, Jean True False False e 22 0 17 days False
SNOOP DOGGY DOGG ...… releases top selling album DOGGYSTYLE. 1993 1993   22/0 Snoop Doggy (Calvin Braudus) True True True @ 22 0 18 days False
J.C. PENNY ........... manages his first dry goods store. 1897 ->28/7 1897   22/0 Penny, J.C. True False True b 22 0 19 days False
DON RICO ............. introduces the American public to CAPTAIN AMERICA. 1939 1939   22/0 Rico, Don True False True j 22 0 20 days False
MELANIE .............. releases the pop album CANDLES IN THE RAIN. 1970 ->24/10 1970   22/0 Melanie True False False @ 22 0 21 days False
RAY HILDEBRAND ....... releases as Paul the hit song HEY PAULA. 1963 1963   22/0 Hildebrand, Ray True False True @ 22 0 22 days False
BOBBY HULL ........... leads Black Hawks to NHL Stanley Cup. 1961 ->41/3 1961   22/0 Hull, Bobby False False True c 22 0 23 days False
JEREMIAH CLARKE ...... becomes chief organist at St. Paul's Cathedral. 1695 ->26/2 1695   22/0 Clarke, Jeremiah False False True m 22 0 24 days False
MANOLETTE ............ headlines as greatest bull fighter in all of Spain. 1939 ->30/1 1939   22/0 Manolette False False True c 22 0 25 days False
GENE SIMMONS ......... founds the ghoulish rock group KISS. 1972 1972   22/0 Simmons, Gene True False True @ 22 0 26 days False
PATTY HEARST ......... is found guilty of armed robbery with SLA. 1976 1976   22/0 Hearst, Patty True False False o 22 0 27 days False
GRACE SLICK .......... joins the rock group Jefferson Airplane as lead singer. 1966 ->23/4 1966   22/0 Slick, Grace True False False @ 22 0 28 days False
NANCY LIEBERMAN ...... stars for Dallas Diamonds/1st woman's pro basketball team. 1980 1980   22/0 Lieberman, Nancy True True False c 22 0 29 days False
BARBRA STREISAND ..... releases her #1 hit song PEOPLE. 1964 ->25/1 1964   22/0 Streisand, Barbra True False False @ 22 0 30 days False
DOUG FLUTIE .......... throws famed Hail Mary pass of 64 yards with 3 seconds left. 1984 1984   22/1 Flutie, Doug True False True c 22 1 0 days False
RINGO STARR .......... switches bands to drum for the Beatles. 1962 ->23/7 1962   22/1 Starr, Ringo False False True @ 22 1 1 day False
STANLEY KETCHEL ...... loses boxing match to Jack Johnson/middleweight upset. 1909 ->24/1 1909   22/1 Ketchel, Stanley True False True c 22 1 2 days False
NORMAN ROCKWELL ...... submits 1st cover painting of SATURDAY EVENING POST. 1916 ->49/4 1916   22/1 Rockwell, Norman True False True a 22 1 3 days False
TRACY CAULKINS ....... retires from competitive swimming with 48 U.S. titles. 1984 1984   22/1 Caulkins, Tracy True False False c 22 1 4 days False
MARLEE MATLIN ........ wins an Oscar as Best Actress--CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD. 1987 1987 * 22/1 Matlin, Marlee True False False e 22 1 5 days False
CHUBBY CHECKER ....... releases the record album CHUBBY CHECKER IN PERSON. 1963 1963   22/1 Checker, Chubby True True True @ 22 1 6 days False
RALPH BOSTON ......... becomes first to leap over 27 feet--in Moscow. 1961 ->26/0 1961   22/1 Boston, Ralph True True True c 22 1 7 days False
JOHN F. NASH ............. develops the "Game Theory" of economics in his dissertation. 1950 1950   22/1 Nash, John F. True False True s 22 1 8 days False
TOM BARRY ............ becomes a leader in Irish guerrilla war of Independence. 1919 1919   22/1 Barry, Tom False False True w 22 1 9 days False
JOHN HAVLICEK ........ chooses career in pro basketball over football. 1962 ->33/9 1962   22/1 Havlicek, John True False True c 22 1 10 days False
ALANIS MORRISETTE …. tops the charts with her JAGGED LITTLE PILL. 1996 1996   22/1 Morrissette, Alanis True False False @ 22 1 11 days False
VERUSHKA ............. arrives in America as Russian modeling sensation. 1965 1965   22/1 Verushka False False False e 22 1 12 days False
KING DAVID ........... writes his 23rd psalm "The Lord is my shepherd". 1019 BC ->26/3 -1019 *** 22/1 David of Israel False False True q 22 1 13 days False
VLADIMIR THE GREAT ... becomes the Grand Prince of Kiev. 978 AD ->33/10 978 ** 22/1 Vladimir the Great False False True q 22 1 14 days False
WORLD B. FREE ........ begins pro basketball career as standout guard. 1975 1975   22/1 Free, World B. True True True c 22 1 15 days False
SCOTT ZIMMERMAN ...... tosses an aerobe 375 yards/farthest thrown object. 1985 1985   22/1 Zimmerman, Scott True False True u 22 1 16 days False
MICKEY COCHRANE ...... begins 13-year baseball career as A's catcher. 1925 1925   22/1 Cochrane, Mickey True False True c 22 1 17 days False
FREDRICH KLAUS ....... tops 281,581 out of 320,236 dominoes set up day before. 1984 1984   22/1 Klaus, Fredrich True False True u 22 1 18 days False
FRIEDRICH VON SCHILLER . publishes his first successful drama DIE RAUBER. 1782 ->44/8 1782   22/1 Schiller, Friedrich von False False True l 22 1 19 days False
SERGI BUBKA .......... breaks pole vault record at 19 feet 10 inches. 1986 1988   22/1 Bubka, Sergi False False True c 22 1 20 days False
LEON TROTSKY ......... escapes from a czarist prison in Siberia. 1902 ->26/0 1902   22/1 Trotsky, Leon False False True g 22 1 21 days False
THOMAS WATSON ........ responds to Bell's words "come here--I need you". 1876 1876   22/1 Watson, Thomas True False True i 22 1 22 days False
FLORENCE LAWRENCE .... becomes first silent film star publicized by name. 1908 1908   22/1 Lawrence, Florence True False False e 22 1 23 days False
MARIA TALLCHIEF ...... joins the New York City Ballet Company. 1947 1947   22/1 Tallchief, Maria True True False e 22 1 24 days False
KATARINA WITT ........ wins a second Olympic gold in figure skating. 1988 1988   22/1 Witt, Katarina False False False c 22 1 25 days False
CONNIE FRANCIS ....... sings the pop hit WHERE THE BOYS ARE. 1961 ->35/10 1961   23/1 Francis, Connie True False False @ 22 1 26 days False
DORIE MILLER ......... wins Navy Cross as messman downing 4 zeros at Pearl Harbor. 1941 1941 * 22/1 Miller, Dorie True False True w 22 1 27 days False
BOB BEAMON ........... sets long-lasting world record in long jump--29'2.5". 1968 1968   22/1 Beamon, Bob True True True c 22 1 28 days False
KARL FRIEDRICH GAUSS . proves that every algebraic equation has complex root. 1799 ->24/0 1799 * 22/1 Gauss, Karl Friedrich False False True s 22 1 29 days False
TOMMY JAMES .......... releases #1 hit song CRYSTAL BLUE PERSUASION. 1969 ->23/3 1969   22/1 James, Tommy True False True @ 22 1 30 days False
BRENDA LEE ........... releases her 29th song RIDE, RIDE, RIDE. 1967 1967   22/2 Lee, Brenda True False False @ 22 2 0 days False
DAVE CLARK ........... sings #1 pop song in U.S. -- OVER & OVER. 1965 1965   22/2 Clark, Dave False False True @ 22 2 1 day False
NICCOLO PAGANINI ..... begins one year of uninterrupted violin practice. 1804 ->57/7 1804   22/2 Paganini, Niccolo False False True m 22 2 2 days False
JUDY GARLAND ......... stars in the popular HARVEY GIRLS. 1944 ->32/9 1944   22/2 Garland, Judy True False False e 22 2 3 days False
PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY . flees England to cohabitate with Ms. Wollstonecraft. 1814 ->26/8 1814   22/2 Shelley, Percy Bysshe False False True l 22 2 4 days False
ANDRE AGASSI .......... wins the men's tennis title at Wimbledon. 1992 ->24/2 1992   22/2 Agassi, Andre True False True c 22 2 5 days False
ROGER LA PORTE ...... self-immolates at the U.N to protest Viet Nam War. 1965 1965   22/2 LaPorte, Roger True False True x 22 2 6 days False
ANDRES SEGOVIA ....... embarks on a world-wide tour as classical guitarist. 1916 1916   22/2 Segovia, Andres False False True m 22 2 7 days False
WILLIAM CLAIRBORNE ... is sworn is as youngest member of U.S. Congress. 1797 1797   22/2 Clairborne, William True False True g 22 2 8 days False
MARK FIDRYCH ......... talks to his baseball, winning AL rookie of the year. 1976 1976   22/2 Fidrych, Mark True False True c 22 2 8 days False
LILLIAN NORDICA ...... debuts as prima donna at the Paris Opera. 1882 ->24/6 1882   22/2 Nordica, Lillian True False False e 22 2 9 days False
BOBBY PICKETT ........ releases novelty #1 hit MONSTER MASH. 1962 1962   22/2 Pickett, Bobby True False True @ 22 2 10 days False
CLARA BOW ............ debuts as the emancipated "It Girl" of silent flicks. 1927 ->25/4 1927   22/2 Bow, Clara True False False e 22 2 11 days False
ROXANA ............... marries the conqueror of the world, Alexander the Great. 327 BC -327 *** 22/2 Roxana False False False q 22 2 12 days False
RUPERT HOLMES ........ releases #1 hit song ESCAPE (PINA COLADA SONG). 1979 1979   22/2 Holmes, Rupert True False True @ 22 2 13 days False
CHARLES HALL ......... succeeds in separating pure aluminum from alumina. 1886 ->25/7 1886   22/2 Hall, Charles True False True b 22 2 14 days False
JUSTINE BATEMAN ...... stars in film SATISFACTION. 1988 1988   22/2 Bateman, Justine True False False e 22 2 15 days False
GARY U.S. BONDS ...... sings the big rock hit QUARTER TO THREE. 1961 1961   22/2 Bonds, Gary U.S. True True True @ 22 2 16 days False
BOZ SCAGGS ........... releases hit song LOW DOWN. 1976 ->31/1 1976   22/2 Scaggs, Boz True False True @ 22 2 17 days False
PHYLLIS GEORGE ....... wins the Miss America beauty pageant. 1971 ->29/2 1971   22/2 George, Phyllis True False False e 22 2 18 days False
ARLO GUTHRIE ......... wins a Golden Record Award for ALICE'S RESTRAUNT. 1969 1969   22/2 Guthrie, Arlo True False True @ 22 2 19 days False
JOHN BIDWELL ......... arrives in California by wagontrain to aid independence. 1841 1841 * 22/2 Bidwell, John True False True p 22 2 20 days False
WILLIAM WESTMORELAND . graduates from West Point, 112th of 276 in class. 1936 ->46/4 1936   22/2 Westmoreland, William True False True w 22 2 21 days False
KAMEHAMEHA II ........ becomes the monarch of Hawaii. 1819 1819   22/2 Kamehameha II of Hawaii False False True q 22 2 22 days False
EDDIE ARCARO ......... jockeys to victory in his 1st Kentucky Derby. 1938 ->46/1 1938   22/2 Arcaro, Eddie True False True c 22 2 23 days False
STEVIE WONDER ........ suffers a near fatal auto accident. 1973 ->24/9 1973   22/2 Wonder, Stevie True True True @ 22 2 24 days False
LITTLE RICHARD ....... sings his first big hit LONG TALL SALLY. 1958 ->24/3 1958   22/2 Little Richard True True True @ 22 2 25 days False
ABRAHAM LINCOLN ...... settles with family in New Salem, Illinois. 1831 ->22/7 1831   22/2 Lincoln, Abraham True False True g 22 2 26 days False
FREDDIE GARRITY ...... forms a rock group called the Dreamers. 1963 ->24/3 1963   22/2 Garrity, Freddie False False True @ 22 2 27 days False
JOHN WESLEY HARDIN ... is captured by Texas Rangers for shooting a marshal. 1875 ->42/2 1875   22/2 Hardin, John Wesley True False True o 22 2 28 days False
JERRY LEE LEWIS ...... sings #1 hit GREAT BALLS OF FIRE. 1957 ->23/6 1957   22/2 Lewis, Jerry Lee True False True @ 22 2 29 days False
GEORGE SISLER ........ breaks into baseball, playing 1st base for Browns. 1915 ->27/6 1915   22/2 Sisler, George True False True c 22 2 30 days False
ROMAN GABRIEL ........ begins pro football career as quarterback for LA Rams. 1962 1962   22/3 Gabriel, Roman True False True c 22 3 0 days False
MEL CARTER ........... releases the hit song HOLD ME, THRILL ME, KISS ME. 1965 1965   22/3 Carter, Mel True False True @ 22 3 1 day False
BUSTER KEATON ........ appears in his first film THE BUTCHER BOY. 1917 ->29/0 1917   22/3 Keaton, Buster True False True e 22 3 2 days False
HANA MANDLIKOVA ...... wins U.S. Open, playing better tennis than Martina. 1985 1985   22/3 Mandlikova, Hana False False False c 22 3 3 days False
GEORGE WASHINGTON .... defeats a French detachment near Fort Pitt. 1754 ->23/5 1754   22/3 Washington, George True False True w 22 3 4 days False
ANDY BEAN ............ joins the professional golf tour in USA. 1975 1975   22/3 Bean, Andy True False True c 22 3 5 days False
SAM PATCH ............ makes celebrated and fatal dive into the Niagara Falls. 1829 1829   22/3 Patch, Sam True False True u 22 3 6 days False
GLENN GOULD .......... plays 1st piano recital in USA--as temperamental Canadian.1955 ->40/8 1955   22/3 Gould, Glenn False False True m 22 3 7 days False
VALERI BRUMEL ........ sets world high-jump record at 7 feet/6 inches. 1962 ->24/5 1962   22/3 Brumel, Valeri False False True c 22 3 8 days False
HENRY MYERS .......... consternates swimming judges by using butterfly stroke. 1933 1933   22/3 Meyers, Henry True False True c 22 3 9 days False
DION ................. sings #1 song in U.S. with RUN AROUND SUE. 1961 ->24/6 1961   22/3 Dion (DiMucci) True False True @ 22 3 10 days False
PARRY O'BRIEN ........ puts the shot over 60 feet--1st time ever. 1954 1954   22/3 OBrien, Parry True False True c 22 3 11 days False
MUHAMMED ALI ......... becomes heavyweight boxing champ, as Cassius Clay. 1964 ->25/3 1964   22/3 Ali, Mohammed True True True c 22 3 12 days False
ARCHIE GRIFFIN ....... wins second straight Heisman Trophy, a first. 1970 1970   22/3 Griffin, Archie True True True c 22 3 13 days False
CRISPIAN ST. PETERS .. releases the pop hit song THE PIED PIPER. 1966 1966   22/3 St. Peters, Crispian False False True @ 22 3 14 days False
LILLIAN LEITZEL ...... debuts as premiere aerialist with Ringling circus. 1915 ->38/1 1915   22/3 Leitzel, Lillian False False False e 22 3 15 days False
DON SCHOLLANDER ...... sets ninth world record in swimming freestyle. 1968 1968   22/3 Schollander, Don True False True c 22 3 16 days False
TONY CANZONERI ....... wins his third world boxing championship. 1931 1931   22/3 Canzoneri, Tony True False True c 22 3 17 days False
LARRY BIRD ........... leads Indiana State in loss to Magic's Michigan State. 1979 ->29/6 1979   22/3 Bird, Larry True False True c 22 3 18 days False
BOBBY FULLER ......... releases the hit song I FOUGHT THE LAW. 1966 1966   22/3 Fuller, Bobby True False True @ 22 3 19 days False
DICK CLARK ........... premieres American Bandstand on local Philadelphia TV. 1952 ->27/10 1952   22/3 Clark, Dick True False True e 22 3 20 days False
LANCE ALWORTH ........ begins long pro football career as stand-out receiver. 1962 1962   22/3 Alworth, Lance True False True c 22 3 21 days False
BEN E. KING .......... releases the soul hit STAND BY ME. 1961 1961   22/3 King, Ben E. True True True @ 22 3 22 days False
JOHN PAUL JONES ...... commands his first merchant ship JOHN. 1769 ->29/11 1769   22/3 Jones, John Paul True False True w 22 3 23 days False
DUANE EDDY ........... wins 1st place in pop music poll, by Musical Express. 1960 1960   22/3 Eddy, Duane True False True @ 22 3 24 days False
JOHN BRODIE .......... begins 16-year career as quarterback for SF 49ers. 1957 1957   22/3 Brodie, John True False True c 22 3 25 days False
SPENCER TRACY ........ pursues acting career in NYC, with little success. 1922 ->37/11 1922   22/3 Tracy, Spencer True False True e 22 3 26 days False
IVAN THE GREAT ....... becomes the first great czar of Russian Empire. 1462 ->40/4 1462 * 22/3 Ivan the Great of Russia False False True q 22 3 27 days False
JOSEPH STALIN ........ is arrested and exiled to Siberia. 1902 ->32/4 1902   22/3 Stalin, Joseph False False True g 22 3 28 days False
PEDRO ZAMORA ........... dies of AIDS as member of MTV's THE REAL WORLD. 1994 1994   22/3 Zamora, Pedro False True True % 22 3 29 days False
IRMA GRESE ........... is executed as brutal "Belle of Auschwitz". 1945 1945   22/3 Grese, Irma False False False o 22 3 30 days False
EUGENE R. DURKEE ..... produces 1st commercial salad dressing in USA. 1857 1857   22/4 Durkee, Eugene R. True False True b 22 4 0 days False
JON BON JOVI ........... debuts his defining album 7800 FAREHNHEIT. 1984 ->25/3 1984   22/4 Bon Jovi, Jon True False True @ 22 4 1 day False
BILL RUSSELL ......... leads U.S. Olympic basketball team to gold medal. 1956 ->31/0 1956   22/4 Russell, Bill True True True c 22 4 2 days False
J. JAY BERWANGER ..... becomes 1st drafted into NFL, but never plays. 1936 1936   22/4 Berwanger, J. Jay True False True c 22 4 3 days False
FATS DOMINO .......... releases his first record FAT MAN. 1950 ->24/1 1950   22/4 Domino, Fats True True True @ 22 4 4 days False
LARRY HOLMES ......... boxes his 1st professional bout--and wins. 1973 ->28/7 1973   22/4 Holmes, Larry True True True c 22 4 5 days False
MOTHER ANN LEE ....... joins the sect of Shaking Quakers in France. 1759 ->38/5 1759   22/4 Lee, Ann (Mother) False False False r 22 4 6 days False
CARLOS SANTANA ....... wins a Golden Record Award for the album SANTANA. 1969 1969   22/4 Santana, Carlos True True True @ 22 4 7 days False
HAROLD C. SHRIER ..... raises U.S. flag on Mt. Suribachi/Iwo Jima as Marine LT. 1945 1945   22/4 Shrier, Harold C. True False True w 22 4 8 days False
DUKE KAHANAMOKU ...... sets first of many records as champion swimmer. 1912 ->30/0 1912   22/4 Kahanamoku, Duke True True True c 22 4 9 days False
GEORGE WASHINGTON surrenders Fort Necessity to French -- on July 4th. 1754 1754   22/4 Washington, George True False True g 22 4 10 days False
SID VICIOUS .......... dies of a heroin overdose in Greenwich Village. 1979 1979   22/4 Vicious, Sid False False True @ 22 4 11 days False
JAMES R. LOWELL ...... publishes his first poems A YEAR'S LIFE. 1821 ->29/3 1821   22/4 Lowell, James Russell False False True l 22 4 12 days False
OMAR BRADLEY ......... graduates from West Point as a second lieutenant. 1915 ->47/11 1915   22/4 Bradley, Omar True False True w 22 4 13 days False
KING AMON *.........… begins his 2-year reign as King of Judah. 685 BC -685 *** 22/4 Amon of Israel False False True q 22 4 14 days False
KURT THOMAS .......... wins gold medal in World Gymnastic Games. 1978 ->23/4 1978   22/4 Thomas, Kurt True False True c 22 4 15 days False
ALICIA MARKOVA ....... dances as 1st prima ballerina of Royal Ballet. 1933 1933   22/4 Markova, Alecia False False False e 22 4 16 days False
KING GEORGE III ...... succeeds to the throne of England. 1760 ->37/2 1760   22/4 George III of England False False True q 22 4 17 days False
RUDOLPH ISLEY ........ records with brother a gold record SHOUT. 1959 1959   22/4 Isley, Rudolph True True True @ 22 4 18 days False
JAMIE LEE CURTIS ..... stars in the slasher HALLOWEEN. 1981 1981   22/4 Curtis, Jamie Lee True False False e 22 4 19 days False
WOLFGANG A. MOZART ... composes his SYMPHONY NUMBER 31 "Paris". 1778 ->23/2 1778   22/4 Mozart, Wolfgang A. False False True m 22 4 20 days False
ROBERT P. WADLOW ..... dies at 8 foot/11 inches, tallest person ever. 1940 1940   22/4 Wadlow, Robert P. True False True u 22 4 21 days False
JEANNIE C. RILEY ..... wins a Grammy Award for HARPER VALLEY P.T.A. 1968 1968   22/4 Riley, Jeannie C. True False False @ 22 4 22 days False
DORA RATJEN .......... is compelled by Hitler to complete in Olympics as a female. 1936 1936   22/4 Ratjen, Dora True False True c 22 4 23 days False
SAINT PATRICK ........ escapes from Ireland as slave, to return a saint. 426 AD ->54/2 426 *** 22/4 Patrick, Saint False False True r 22 4 24 days False
BUDDY HOLLY .......... dies in plane crash as popular rock n'roller. 1959 1959   22/4 Holly, Buddy True False True @ 22 4 25 days False
NELLIE MELBA ......... makes her operatic debut--in Brussels. 1887 ->56/8 1887   22/4 Melba, Nellie False False False m 22 4 26 days False
DOROTHY MAE STEVENS .. survives after body temperature hits record low 60.8. 1951 1951 * 22/4 Stevens, Dorothy Mae True False False u 22 4 27 days False
PAUL CEZANNE .......... moves to Paris to become an artist. 1861 1861   22/4 Cezanne, Paul False False True a 22 4 28 days False
BOB COUSY ............ begins 14-year career as Boston Celtic basketball star. 1950 ->23/8 1950   22/4 Cousy, Bob True False True c 22 4 29 days False
GUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS .... gains Swedish victory in 4 year battle against Russia. 1617 1617   22/4 Gustavus Adolphus False False True q 22 4 30 days False
BOB FORD ............. shoots Jesse James in back like a "dirty little coward". 1882 1882   22/5 Ford, Bob True False True o 22 5 0 days False
STEVEN THE MAGYAR .... abandons paganism bringing Hungary into Christendom. 997 AD 997 ** 22/5 Steven the Magyar False False True q 22 5 1 day False
MALCOLM X ............ learns of the teaching of Elijah Muhammad while in jail.1947 ->32/10 1947   22/5 Malcolm X True True True h 22 5 2 days False
CHRISTOPHER NOLAN .... wins award with autobiography UNDER EYE OF THE CLOCK. 1988 1988   22/5 Nolan, Christopher False False True l 22 5 3 days False
BENJAMIN ............. visits his long-lost brother in Egypt. 1880 BC -1880 *** 22/5 Benjamin False False True r 22 5 4 days False
FANNY BLANKERS-KOEN .. wins fourth gold medal of Olympics--in London. 1948 1948   22/5 Blankers-Koen, Fanny False False False c 22 5 5 days False
GEORGE BLANDA ........ plays football for 1st of record 27 seasons-with Bears. 1949 ->37/0 1949   22/5 Blanda, George True False True c 22 5 6 days False
JOSE FELICIANO ....... wins a Grammy Award as Best New Artist of Year. 1968 ->25/2 1968   22/5 Feliciano, Jose True False True @ 22 5 7 days False
ROBERT E. LEE ........ graduates from West Point, 2nd in class of 46. 1829 ->40/7 1829   22/5 Lee, Robert E. True False True w 22 5 8 days False
PETER TOWNSHEND ...... sings 1st hit I CAN SEE FOR MILES with rock group Who. 1967 ->23/9 1967   22/5 Townshend, Peter False False True @ 22 5 9 days False
CHARLES BEST ......... co-discovers insulin with Fredrick Banting. 1921 1921   22/5 Best, Charles False False True z 22 5 10 days False
MARTHA GRAHAM ........ attends performance of Ruth St. Denis & begins dancing. 1915 ->32/9 1915   22/5 Graham, Martha True False False e 22 5 11 days False
BILLIE JEAN KING ..... wins her 1st of 6 Wimbledon tennis singles titles. 1966 ->27/11 1966   22/5 King, Billie Jean True False False c 22 5 12 days False
JACK LALANNE ...... opens America's first health club--in Oakland. 1936 1936   22/5 LaLanne, Jack True False True b 22 5 13 days False
SALLY STRUTHERS ...... debuts as Gloria in TV's ALL IN THE FAMILY. 1971 ->23/7 1971   22/5 Struthers, Sally True False False % 22 5 14 days False
TERESA WRIGHT ........ stars as the cinematic award-winning MRS. MINIVER. 1941 1941   22/5 Wright, Teresa True False False e 22 5 15 days False
BILLY SWAN ........... releases the hit song I CAN HELP. 1974 1974   22/5 Swan, Billy True False True @ 22 5 16 days False
TOMMY HITCHCOCK ...... begins 18-year reign as America's best polo player. 1922 ->28/7 1922   22/5 Hitchcock, Tommy True False True c 22 5 17 days False
MARY CAMPBELL ........ becomes first to win twice the Miss America Pageant. 1923 1923   22/5 Campbell, Mary True False True e 22 5 18 days False
WYNTON MARSALIS ...... wins a Grammy Award for both jazz and classical trumpet. 1984 1984   22/5 Marsalis, Wynton True True True m 22 5 19 days False
STEVE LAWRENCE ....... marries singer Eydie Gorme. 1957 ->27/5 1957   22/5 Lawrence, Steve True False True @ 22 5 20 days False
GRACE KELLY .......... appears as a Quaker wife in HIGH NOON. 1952 ->24/4 1952   22/5 Kelly, Grace True False False e 22 5 21 days False
VIDA BLUE ............ wins baseball Cy Young & MVP award in same season. 1971 1971   22/5 Blue, Vida True True True c 22 5 22 days False
MARIN MERSENNE ....... proposes a formula to discover prime numbers: 2p-1. 1600 ->55/7 1600 * 22/5 Mersenne, Marin False False True s 22 5 23 days False
BOY GEORGE ........... releases hit song KARMA CHAMELEON with Culture Club. 1983 ->25/0 1983   22/5 Boy George False False True @ 22 5 24 days False
JOHN SEBASTIAN ....... sings #1 hit with Lovin Spoonful SUMMER IN THE CITY. 1966 1966   22/5 Sebastian, John True False True @ 22 5 25 days False
PHIL OCHS ............ sings I AIN'T MARCHING ANYMORE as activist/singer. 1963 1963   22/5 Ochs, Phil True False True @ 22 5 26 days False
L. JUNQUELIA FREIRE .. dies as Brazilian poet par excellance. 1855 1855   22/5 Junquelia Freire, Louis False False True l 22 5 27 days False
MICHAEL NESMITH ...... debuts with the Monkeys on NBC-TV. 1966 ->26/9 1966   22/5 Nesmith, Michael True False True @ 22 5 28 days False
ALFRED JARRY ......... produces for theater of the absurd UBU ROI. 1896 1896   22/5 Jarry, Alfred False False True l 22 5 29 days False
YO-YO MA ….. wins music award as acclaimed cello virtuoso. 1978 1978   22/5 Ma, Yo-yo True True True m 22 5 30 days False
BARBARA FAIRCHILD .... releases pop hit TEDDY BEAR SONG. 1973 1973   22/6 Fairchild, Barbara True True False @ 22 6 0 days False
HART BOCHNER ......... stars in the popular movie BREAKING AWAY. 1979 1979   22/6 Bochner, Hart True False False e 22 6 1 day False
KID CHOCOLATE ........ wins boxing title as featherweight contender. 1932 1932   22/6 Chocolate, Kid True True True c 22 6 2 days False
CLEOPATRA ............ regains Egyptian throne by her lover, Julius Caesar. 47 BC ->27/10 -47 *** 22/6 Cleopatra False False False q 22 6 3 days False
DONOVAN .............. releases hit song HURDY GURDY MAN. 1968 1968   22/6 Donovan (Leitch) False False True @ 22 6 4 days False
ISAAC STERN .......... debuts at Carnegie Hall as virtuoso violinist. 1943 ->50/8 1943   22/6 Stern, Isaac False False True m 22 6 5 days False
HAZEL H. WIGHTMAN .... wins her first of 50 national tennis titles. 1909 ->45/7 1909   22/6 Wightman, Hazel H. True False False c 22 6 6 days False
GEORGE WESTINGHOUSE .. receives a patent on the railroad air brake. 1869 ->43/10 1869   22/6 Westinghouse, George True False True i 22 6 7 days False
JUAN R. CABRILLO ..... discovers California "island", landing near San Diego. 1542 1542 ** 22/6 Cabrillo, Juan Rodriguaz False True True p 22 6 8 days False
KEITH HERNANDEZ ...... breaks into baseball as 1st baseman for Cardinals. 1976 1976   22/6 Hernandez, Keith True False True c 22 6 9 days False
HOWARD HUGHES ........ produces Oscar-winning TWO ARABIAN NIGHTS. 1928 ->25/5 1928   22/6 Hughes, Howard True False True e 22 6 10 days False
DIZZY DEAN ........... strikes out 17 Chicago Cubs in 1 baseball game. 1933 ->26/7 1933   22/6 Dean, Dizzy True False True c 22 6 11 days False
BARRY MANN ........... sings the Rock n' Roll question WHO PUT THE BOMP IN?. 1961 1961   22/6 Mann, Barry True False True @ 22 6 12 days False
STEPHEN V. BENET ..... publishes his first novel THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM. 1921 ->29/9 1921   22/6 Benet, Stephen Vincent True False True l 22 6 13 days False
ALICE LEE ROOSEVELT .. dies of Bright's disease and Teddy loses first wife. 1884 1884   22/6 Roosevelt, Alice Lee True False False y 22 6 14 days False
DEE CLARK ............ releases the #1 hit song RAINDROPS. 1961 1961   22/6 Clark, Dee True False True @ 22 6 15 days False
NELLIE BLY ........... begins a publicized 72-day trip around the world. 1889 ->22/7 1889   22/6 Bly, Nellie (Elizabeth Seaman) True False False j 22 6 16 days False
KEITH EMERSON ........ teams up with Lake & Palmer as acclaimed rock group. 1971 1971   22/6 Emerson, Keith True False True @ 22 6 17 days False
OTTO III ............. dies in Saxony after short but enlightened reign. 1002 1002 ** 22/6 Otto III of Saxony False False True q 22 6 18 days False
ISAAC NEWTON ......... presents his binomial theorem & differential calculus. 1665 ->23/2 1665   22/6 Newton, Isaac False False True s 22 6 19 days False
GERRY MARSDEN ........ sings with Pacemakers FERRY ACROSS THE MERSEY. 1965 1965   22/6 Marsden, Gerry False False True @ 22 6 20 days False
WARREN BEATTY ........ debuts as Milton Armitage on TV's DOBIE GILLIS. 1959 ->23/2 1959   22/6 Beatty, Warren True False True % 22 6 21 days False
MARK SPITZ ........... swims to record 7 gold medals in single Olympiad. 1972 ->22/6 1972   22/6 Spitz, Mark True False True c 22 6 22 days False
JEANNE BLACK ......... sings the hit HE'LL HAVE TO STAY. 1960 1960   22/6 Black, Jeanne True False False @ 22 6 23 days False
DUK-KOO KIM .......... dies of brain injuries in boxing title fight. 1982 1982   22/6 Kim, Duk Koo False False False c 22 6 24 days False
ALFRED THE GREAT *..… ascends to the Saxon throne in Wessex. 871 AD ->29/2 871 ** 22/6 Alfred the Great False False True q 22 6 25 days False
GARRY KASPAROV ....... becomes youngest chess champ by defeating Karpov. 1985 ->27/8 1985   22/6 Kasparov, Garry False True True c 22 6 26 days False
CY YOUNG ............. breaks into baseball, pitching 1st of 511 victories. 1890 ->36/6 1890   22/6 Young, Cy True False True c 22 6 27 days False
RAY STEVENS .......... sings the novelty pop song AHAB THE ARAB. 1962 ->29/3 1962   22/6 Stevens, Ray True False True @ 22 6 28 days False
DAN FOUTS ............ is selected all-pro quarterback for first of 6 times. 1973 1973   22/6 Fouts, Dan True False True c 22 6 29 days False
ANDY KIM ............. releases hit song BABY, I LOVE YOU. 1969 ->27/8 1969   22/6 Kim, Andy True False True @ 22 6 30 days False
ANDREW LLOYD WEBER .… debuts his first musical JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR. 1970 1970   22/7 Weber, Andrew Lloyd False False True e 22 7 0 days False
NELLIE BLY ........... meets with Jules Verne during trip around the world. 1889 ->22/8 1889   22/7 Bly, Nellie (Elizabeth Seaman) True False False j 22 7 1 day False
LEN BIAS ............. dies of cocaine OD as promising basketball star. 1986 1986   22/7 Bias, Len True True True c 22 7 1 day False
LARRY MAHAN .......... wins 1st of 5 titles as Champion All-American Cowboy. 1966 ->35/9 1966   22/7 Mahan, Larry True False True c 22 7 3 days False
JOE NAMATH ........... signs football contract with NY Jets in budding AFL. 1965 ->25/8 1965   22/7 Namath, Joe True False True c 22 7 4 days False
KITTY CARRUTHERS ..... wins an Olympic silver with brother in figure skating. 1984 1984   22/7 Carruthers, Kitty True False False c 22 7 5 days False
DAN QUAYLE ........... signs up for the National Guard in Indiana. 1969 ->29/8 1969   22/7 Quayle, Dan True False True g 22 7 6 days False
MARY ANN MOBLEY ...... wins the Miss America beauty pageant. 1949 1949   22/7 Mobley, Mary Ann True False False e 22 7 7 days False
PAUL SAMUELSON ....... begins to write FOUNDATIONS OF ECONOMIC ANALYSIS. 1937 ->55/5 1937   22/7 Samuelson, Paul True False True v 22 7 8 days False
SCOTT MACKENZIE ...... releases hit song SAN FRANCISCO/FLOWERS IN YOUR HAIR. 1967 1967   22/7 MacKenzie, Scott True False True @ 22 7 9 days False
VIC DANA ............. releases hit song RED ROSES FOR A BLUE LADY. 1965 1965   22/7 Dana, Vic True False True @ 22 7 10 days False
BEATRICE CENCI ....... is beheaded for plotting her father's death. 1599 1599   22/7 Cenci, Beatrice False False False o 22 7 11 days False
SANDY ALLEN .......... begins tour as tallest woman alive at 7 foot/7 inches,. 1977 1977   22/7 Allen, Sandy True False False u 22 7 12 days False
JANET GAYNOR ......... wins an Oscar as Best Actress for 7th HEAVEN. 1929 1929   22/7 Gaynor, Janet True False False e 22 7 13 days False
GOLDIE HAWN .......... stars with exuberance on TV's LAUGH-IN. 1969 ->24/3 1969   22/7 Hawn, Goldie True False False e 22 7 14 days False
RAINEY BETHEA ........ becomes last person publicly executed in U.S.--hanged. 1936 1936   22/7 Bethea, Rainey True False True o 22 7 15 days False
JIMMY JONES .......... releases #1 hit song HANDY MAN. 1960 1960   22/7 Jones, Jimmy True False True @ 22 7 16 days False
BO JACKSON ........... shuttles sports career between pro football & baseball. 1985 ->28/0 1985   22/7 Jackson, Bo True True True c 22 7 17 days False
CHARLES TAZE RUSSELL . observes Christ's second coming without human awareness. 1874 ->32/2 1874   22/7 Russell, Charles Taze True False True r 22 7 18 days False
SNOOP DOGGY DOGG ...… tops pop charts with his hit DOGGYSTYLE. 1993 1993   22/7 Snoop Doggy Dog True True True @ 22 7 19 days False
ABRAHAM LINCOLN ...... begins an eye-opening trip down Mississippi on steamboat. 1831 ->23/8 1831   22/7 Lincoln, Abraham True False True g 22 7 20 days False
PHOEBE SNOW .......... releases her hit song POETRY MAN. 1975 1975   22/7 Snow, Phoebe True False False @ 22 7 21 days False
TONY DORSETT ......... wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--Pitt. 1976 ->28/8 1976   22/7 Dorsett, Tony True True True c 22 7 22 days False
JOE BELLINO .......... wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--Navy. 1960 1960   22/7 Bellino, Joe True False True c 22 7 24 days False
BILL MEDLEY .......... forms singing group with Bobby Hatfield as RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS. 1963 1963   22/7 Medley, Bill True False True @ 22 7 25 days False
PHIL HUMPHREY ........ sings with Fendermen MULE SKINNER BLUES. 1960 1960   22/7 Humphrey, Phil True False True @ 22 7 26 days False
CARL CARLTON ......... releases rock hit EVERLASTING LOVE. 1974 1974   22/7 Carlton, Carl True False True @ 22 7 27 days False
FRANZ SCHUBERT ....... completes the piano quintet called TROUT. 1819 ->23/11 1819   22/7 Schubert, Franz False False True m 22 7 28 days False
ALFRED KNOPF ......... founds a publishing house with his wife, Blanche. 1915 1915   22/7 Knopf, Alfred True False True j 22 7 29 days False
JIM CORBETT .......... wins boxing bout on barge in San Francisco Bay. 1888 ->26/0 1888   22/7 Corbett, Jim True False True c 22 7 30 days False
RITA HAYWORTH ........ appears in LIFE magazine as WWII pin-up girl. 1942 ->68/6 1942   22/8 Hayworth, Rita True False False e 22 8 0 days False
BEN JOHNSON .......... wins an Olympic bronze medal in 100 meters at LA. 1984 ->26/8 1984   22/8 Johnson, Ben False True True c 22 8 1 day False
JERRY PATE ........... wins the U.S. Open Golf Tournament by 1 stroke. 1976 1976   22/8 Pate, Jerry True False True c 22 8 2 days False
EMMA LAZARUS ......... dedicates her book AMMETIS & OTHER POEMS to Emerson. 1871 ->26/11 1871   22/8 Lazarus, Emma True False False l 22 8 3 days False
KARL JAY SHARPIRO .... publishes 1st poems as one best modern U.S. poets. 1935 1935   22/8 Shapiro, Karl Jay True False True l 22 8 4 days False
SAM SNEAD ............ takes up golf as a professional. 1935 ->41/11 1935   22/8 Snead, Sam True False True c 22 8 5 days False
KEN ANDERSON ......... begins 18-year football career quarterbacking Bengals. 1971 1971   22/8 Anderson, Ken True False True c 22 8 6 days False
SHERWIN BADGER ....... wins the 1st North American figure skating title. 1932 1932   22/8 Badger, Sherwin True False True c 22 8 7 days False
CATHERINE HOWARD ..... loses her head to King Henry VIII for adultery. 1542 1542   22/8 Howard, Catherine False False False q 22 8 8 days False
ROBIN GIVENS ......... marries Mike Tyson, making chump of boxing champ. 1988 1988 * 22/8 Givens, Robin True True False % 22 8 9 days False
WHITNEY HOUSTON ...... releases her first hit YOU GIVE ME GOOD LOVE. 1985 ->24/2 1985   22/8 Houston, Whitney True True False @ 22 8 10 days False
DICK BUTTON .......... wins 7th straight title in U.S. men's figure skating. 1952 1952   22/8 Button, Dick True False True c 22 8 11 days False
JEDEDIAH SMITH ....... begins his first trip West to explore and trap. 1822 ->32/5 1822   22/8 Smith, Jedediah True False True p 22 8 12 days False
GREGORY POTEMKIN ..... is introduced to Catherine the Great, becoming favorite. 1762 ->35/7 1762   22/8 Potemkin, Gregory False False True g 22 8 13 days False
HENRIK IBSEN ......... publishes 1st play CATILINE--sold for scrap. 1850 ->26/11 1850   22/8 Ibsen, Henrik True False True @ 22 8 14 days False
GEORGE WILLIAMS ...... founds the Young Mens Christian Association. 1844 1844   22/8 Williams, George False False True h 22 8 15 days False
MARY WALKER .......... becomes first practicing woman physician in America. 1855 ->33/0 1855   22/8 Walker, Mary True False False z 22 8 16 days False
ISAAC ASIMOV ......... coins the term "robotics" in a sci-fi book. 1942 ->49/6 1942   22/8 Asimov, Isaac True False True l 22 8 17 days False
MARK SPITZ ........... retires from competitive swimming with 23 world records. 1972 1972   22/8 Spitz, Mark True False True c 22 8 18 days False
CHARLES DARWIN ....... sets sail around the world aboard THE BEAGLE. 1831 ->26/1 1831   22/8 Darwin, Charles False False True s 22 8 19 days False
BENJAMIN BANNEKER ..... constructs the first clock in America. 1754 1754   25/8 Banneker, Benjamin True False True h 22 8 20 days False
RICHARD SEARS ........ enters the mail order merchandise business. 1886 ->29/8 1886   22/8 Sears, Richard True False True b 22 8 21 days False
GEORGE BOND .......... discovers with father, Hyperion, 8th of Saturn's moons. 1848 1848   22/8 Bond, George True False True s 22 8 22 days False
IBN SAUD ............. seizes Riyadh, to found Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 1902 ->46/3 1902   22/8 Ibn Saud False False True w 22 8 23 days False
WYNONNA JUDD ......... sings with mother on country album HEART LAND. 1987 1987   22/8 Judd, Wynonna True False False @ 22 8 24 days False
FREDERIC IVES ........ invents halftone photo process--using dot patterns. 1878 1878   22/8 Ives, Frederic True False True s 22 8 25 days False
KAREN VALENTINE ...... wins an Emmy Award for role in ROOM 222. 1970 1970   22/8 Valentine, Karen True False False % 22 8 26 days False
RICHIE ALLEN ......... wins baseball's Rookie of the Year in American League. 1964 ->30/7 1964   22/8 Allen, Richie (Dick) True True True c 22 8 27 days False
NELLIE BLY ........... completes celebrated trip around the world in 72 days. 1890 1890   22/8 Bly, Nellie (Elizabeth Seaman) True False False j 22 8 28 days False
JIM CRAIG ............ goalies U.S. Olympic team to hockey gold medal. 1980 1980   22/8 Craig, Jim True False True c 22 8 29 days False
DOROTHY LAMOUR ....... stars in special-effects spectacular THE HURRICANE. 1937 ->47/7 1937   22/8 Lamour, Dorothy True False False e 22 8 30 days False
ELVIS PRESLEY ........ sings a popular hit--JAILHOUSE ROCK. 1957 ->23/2 1957   22/9 Presley, Elvis True False True @ 22 9 0 days False
GUGLIELMO MARCONI .... receives patent #12039 for radio transmitter. 1896 ->24/10 1896   22/9 Marconi, Guglielmo False False True i 22 9 1 day False
MIKE ROZIER .......... wins Heisman Trophy as best college football player--Nebraska. 1983 1983   22/9 Rozier, Mike True True True c 22 9 2 days False
ALICE MARBLE ......... wins her 1st U.S. tennis championship. 1936 ->24/7 1936   22/9 Marble, Alice True False False c 22 9 3 days False
JUDY COLLINS ......... releases her 1st folk album MAID OF CONSTANT SORROW. 1961 ->29/10 1961   22/9 Collins, Judy True False False @ 22 9 4 days False
ALICE JOYCE .......... is voted most popular screen actress/first of five times. 1913 1913   22/9 Joyce, Alice True False False e 22 9 5 days False
FRED BILETNIKOFF ..... signs to play football for Oakland Raiders. 1965 1965   22/9 Biletnikoff, Fred True False True c 22 9 6 days False
SAM COOKE ............ releases his first hit song YOU SEND ME. 1957 ->25/7 1957   22/9 Cooke, Sam True False True @ 22 9 7 days False
JEROME BONAPARTE ..... is made King of Westphalis by his brother, Napoleon. 1807 1807   22/9 Bonaparte, Jerome False False True y 22 9 8 days False
HANK AARON ........... wins Most Valuable Player Award in National League. 1956 ->37/2 1956   22/9 Aaron, Hank True True True c 22 9 9 days False
ROGER STAUBACH ....... wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--Navy. 1963 ->35/11 1963   22/9 Staubach, Roger True False True c 22 9 10 days False
PETE MARAVICH ........ ends college basketball career with record 3667 points. 1970 ->39/11 1970   22/9 Maravich, Pete True False True c 22 9 11 days False
XAVIER ROBERTS ....... creates the soft collector doll, Cabbage Patch Kids. 1978 1978   22/9 Roberts, Xavier True False True i 22 9 12 days False
SATCHEL PAIGE ........ joins Chattanooga Black Lookouts at $50/ball game. 1928 ->27/4 1928 * 22/9 Paige, Satchel True True True c 22 9 13 days False
BILLY CASPER ......... joins the professional golfing tour is USA. 1954 1954   22/9 Casper, Billy True False True c 22 9 14 days False
TOM GOLA ............. plays pro basketball after brilliant college career. 1955 1955   22/9 Gola, Tom True False True c 22 9 15 days False
WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON marries Anna Symmes in North Bend, Ohio. 1795 ->26/0 1795   22/9 Harrison, William Henry True False True g 22 9 16 days False
JOHN UNITAS .......... signs to play football for the Baltimore Colts. 1956 ->24/6 1956   22/9 Unitas, John True False True c 22 9 17 days False
EDDY ARNOLD .......... begins singing country music as the "Tennessee Plowboy". 1940 ->48/1 1940   22/9 Arnold, Eddy True False True @ 22 9 18 days False
SEBASTIAN COE ........ sets mile run record at 3 minutes/49 seconds. 1979 ->23/10 1979   22/9 Coe, Sebastian False False True c 22 9 19 days False
JOHN ZANGER .......... issues ARITHMATICA--first math text in U.S. 1725 1725   28/1 Zanger, John True False True n 22 9 20 days False
FELIX MENDELSSOHN .... writes his PIANO CONCERTO #1. 1830 ->24/1 1830   22/9 Mendelssohn, Felix False False True m 22 9 21 days False
ANTONIO BERNACCHI .... sings in opera as celebrated male soprano. 1708 1708 ** 22/9 Bernacchi, Antonio False False True m 22 9 22 days False
BERNARD OF CLAIRVAUX . enters the monastic life at Citeauix. 1112 ->38/6 1112 ** 22/9 Bernard of Clairvaux, Saint False False True r 22 9 23 days False
ARANTXA SANCHEZ-VICARIO ..... wins the women's tennis title at the U.S. Open. 1994 1994   22/9 Sancez-Vicario, Arantxz False False False c 22 9 24 days False
CHIEF QUANAH ......... becomes chief of Comanche in battles against settlers. 1867 ->31/7 1867 *** 22/9 Quanah, Chief True True True w 22 9 25 days False
HORACE H. LEE ........ becomes 1st to run 100 yards in 10 seconds. 1876 1876   22/9 Lee, Horace H. True False True c 22 9 26 days False
MICK JAGGER .......... sings the #1 hit rock hit RUBY TUESDAY. 1967 ->25/4 1967   22/9 Jagger, Mick False False True @ 22 9 27 days False
ADRIANA CASELOTTI .... provides the voice for Disney's Snow White. 1939 1939   22/9 Caselotti, Adriana True False False e 22 9 28 days False
HELEN WILLS MOODY .... wins first of four French Tennis Titles. 1928 ->25/8 1928   22/9 Moody, Helen Wills True False False c 22 9 29 days False
ALICE GUY-BLANCHE .... directs LAFEE AUX CHOUX/1st woman movie director. 1896 1896   22/9 Guy-Blanche, Alice False False True e 22 9 30 days False
HENRY SHRAPNEL ....... begins development of his deadly artillery shell. 1783 1783 * 22/10 Shrapnel, Henry False False True w 22 10 1 day False
PUD GALVIN ........... begins long baseball career as "Little Steam Engine". 1879 1879   22/10 Galvin, Pud True False True c 22 10 2 days False
RALPH W. SAMUELSON ... invents the sport of water-skiing--in Minnesota. 1922 1922 * 22/10 Samuelson, Ralph W. True False True i 22 10 3 days False
NELSON MILES ......... distinguishes himself in combat at Fair Oaks. 1862 ->26/2 1862   22/10 Miles, Nelson True False True w 22 10 4 days False
BILLY CORGAN ........ releases debut album GISH with Smashing Pumpkins. 1991 1991   22/10 Corgan, Billy True False True @ 22 10 5 days False
WILLIAM H. DANFORTH .. founds the Ralston Purina Company in St. Louis. 1893 1893   22/10 Danforth, William H. True False True b 22 10 6 days False
CHARLES G. WAITE ..... introduces the baseball glove--as Boston 1st baseman. 1875 1875   22/10 Waite, Charles G. True False True c 22 10 7 days False
GIOVANNI PERGOLESI ... produces best stage work LA SERVA PADRONA. 1733 ->24/7 1733   22/10 Pergolesi, Giovanni True False True m 22 10 8 days False
WAYNE COLLETT ........ is banned from Olympics for not standing at attention. 1972 1972   22/10 Collett, Wayne True True True c 22 10 9 days False
JACOB ................ buys his father's birthright from Esau for porridge. 1780 BC -1780 *** 22/10 Jacob False False True r 22 10 10 days False
WARNER BAXTER ........ makes his movie debut in HER OWN MONEY. 1914 ->39/0 1914   22/10 Baxter, Warner True False True e 22 10 11 days False
COTTON MATHER ........ is ordained, becoming minister at Boston's 2nd church. 1685 ->30/7 1685   22/10 Mather, Cotton True False True r 22 10 12 days False
MOLLA B. MALLORY ..... wins woman's U.S. tennis title for first of eight times. 1915 1915   22/10 Mallory, Molla B. True False False c 22 10 13 days False
ACE BAILEY ........... signs to play hockey for Toronto Maple Leafs. 1926 1926   22/10 Bailey, Ace False True True c 22 10 14 days False
VOLTAIRE ............. is jailed in Bastille for satirizing King Louis XIV. 1716 ->30/1 1716   22/10 Voltaire False False True f 22 10 15 days False
LUCAN ................ produces the epic poem PHARSALIA. 62 AD 62 *** 22/10 Lucan False False True l 22 10 16 days False
JOHANN S. BACH ....... performs his Cantata #71 at Wiemar. 1708 ->25/7 1708   22/10 Bach, Johann Sebastian False False True m 22 10 17 days False
LEN BERRY ............ releases the pop hit song 1-2-3. 1965 1965   22/10 Berry, Len True True True @ 22 10 18 days False
DEBORAH GANNETT ...... is dropped from Continental army when revealed as woman. 1783 1783   22/10 Gannett, Deborah True False False w 22 10 19 days False
MICHAEL LANDON ....... debuts as Little Joe Cartwright in NBC-TV's BONANZA. 1959 ->37/1 1959   22/10 Landon, Michael True False True % 22 10 20 days False
PETE SAMPRAS ........... wins the men's tennis title at Wimbledon. 1994 1994   22/10 Sampras, Pete True False True c 22 10 21 days False
LINDA EVANS .......... debuts as Audra Barkley in TV's BIG VALLEY. 1965 1965   22/10 Evans, Linda True False False % 22 10 22 days False
NICK ADAMS ........... stars with James Dean in REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE. 1955 ->28/2 1955   22/10 Adams, Nick True False True e 22 10 23 days False
DEBBI FIELDS ......... founds a cookie company, using name "Mrs. Fields". 1979 1979 * 22/10 Fields, Debbi True False False b 22 10 24 days False
BOBBY DARIN .......... wins a Grammy Award Best Record for MACK THE KNIFE. 1959 ->30/4 1959   22/10 Darin, Bobby True False True @ 22 10 25 days False
JANE ACE ............. debuts with husband in the comedy radio show EASY ACES. 1928 1928   22/10 Ace, Jane True False False % 22 10 26 days False
CLARENCE DE MAR ...... wins his first of seven Boston Marathons. 1911 ->41/10 1911   22/10 DeMar, Clarence True False True c 22 10 27 days False
JOHN VON NEUMANN ..... invents the complex algebra of rings and operators. 1926 ->43/5 1926   22/10 Neumann, John Von True False True s 22 10 28 days False
GRACIE ALLEN ......... teams up with George Burns in 1st movie LAMB CHOPS. 1929 ->39/2 1929   22/10 Allen, Gracie True False False e 22 10 29 days False
AGNUS AYERS .......... stars opposite Rudolf Valentino in THE SHEIK. 1921 1921   22/10 Ayres, Agnus True False False e 22 10 30 days False
JAMES BOSWELL ........ meets Samuel Johnson and contemplates a biography. 1763 ->48/1 1763   22/8 Boswell, James False False True l 22 11 0 days False
FRANK KLOPP .......... roller skates a mile in record 2 minutes/40 seconds. 1922 1922 ** 22/11 Klopp, Frank True False True u 22 11 1 day False
PEGGY ASHCROFT ....... plays opposite Paul Robeson in OTHELLO. 1930 ->76/3 1930   22/11 Ashcroft, Peggy True False False e 22 11 2 days False
RICHIE BLACKMORE ..... founds the British rock group DEEP PURPLE. 1968 1968   22/11 Blackmore, Richie False False True @ 22 11 3 days False
SUSAN SAINT JAMES .... wins an Emmy Award for role in THE NAME OF THE GAME. 1969 ->25/1 1969   22/11 Saint James, Susan True False False % 22 11 4 days False
JOSEPHINE PERKINS .... is jailed as first woman horse thief on U.S. record. 1839 1839   22/11 Perkins, Josephine True False False o 22 11 5 days False
JIM MCGUINN .......... sings rock hit TAMBOURINE MAN with the Byrds. 1965 1965   22/11 McGuinn, Jim True False True @ 22 11 6 days False
ROSEMARY CLOONEY ..... sings the million-seller COME ON-A MY HOUSE. 1951 ->27/10 1951   22/11 Clooney, Rosemary True False False @ 22 11 7 days False
STEVE O'NEAL ......... punts farthest in an NFL game--98 yards. 1969 1969   22/11 ONeal, Steve True False True c 22 11 8 days False
MEHMET ALI AGCA ...... fails in his attempt to assassinate Pope John Paul II. 1981 1981   22/11 Aga, Mehmet Ali False False True o 22 11 9 days False
JAMES HILLIER ........ collaborates in design of electron microscope. 1937 1937   22/11 Hillier, James True False True s 22 11 10 days False
JAMES FARMER ......... founds in Chicago the Congress of Racial Equality. 1942 1942   22/11 Farmer, James True True True r 22 11 11 days False
HARRY HEBNER ......... revolutionizes swimming with new kind of backstroke. 1912 1912   22/11 Hebner, Harry True False True c 22 11 12 days False
JEAN BAILLY .......... calculates the orbit of Halley's comet. 1759 ->51/2 1759   22/11 Bailly, Jean Sylvain False False True s 22 11 13 days False
NERO ................. murders his mother to please his paramour, Poppaea. 59 AD ->26/5 59 ** 22/11 Nero of Rome False False True q 22 11 14 days False
CAT STEVENS .......... sings the pop hit MOON SHADOW. 1971 ->25/1 1971   22/11 Stevens, Cat True False True w 22 11 15 days False
JINX FALKENBURG ...... becomes highest paid model in the U.S.A. 1941 1941   22/11 Falkenburg, Jinx True False False e 22 11 16 days False
PAT BOONE ............ releases biggest hit song LOVE LETTERS IN THE SAND. 1957 ->23/4 1957   22/11 Boone, Pat True False True @ 22 11 17 days False
ALEKSANDR PUSHKIN .... publishes the tale CAPTIVE OF THE CAUCASUS. 1822 ->25/2 1822   22/11 Pushkin, Aleksandr False False True l 22 11 18 days False
LAUREN BACALL ........ stars in the hit movie DARK PASSAGE. 1947 ->56/5 1947   22/11 Bacall, Lauren True False False e 22 11 19 days False
JAMES TAYLOR ......... wins a Grammy Award as Best Vocalist--YOU GOT A FRIEND. 1971 ->39/3 1971   22/11 Taylor, James True False True @ 22 11 20 days False
CORNELIUS JOHNSON .... wins an Olympic gold medal in high jump--in Berlin. 1936 1936   22/11 Johnson, Cornelius True False True c 22 11 21 days False
BOBBIE GENTRY ........ tops the pop charts singing ODE TO BILLIE JOE. 1967 1967   22/11 Gentry, Bobbie True False False @ 22 11 22 days False
GEORGE ROGERS ........ wins Heisman Trophy as top college footballer--S. Carolina. 1980 1980   22/11 Rogers, George True True True c 22 11 23 days False
JIM PLUNKETT ......... wins Heisman Trophy as top college footballer--Stanford. 1970 1970   22/11 Plunkett, Jim True False True c 22 11 24 days False
PHILO FARNSWORTH ..... demonstrates his invention of image dissector TV camera. 1928 1928   22/11 Farnsworth, Philo True False True i 22 11 25 days False
HAROLD HARRIS ........ becomes first to escape airplane death by using parachute. 1922 1922   22/11 Harris, Harold True False True x 22 11 26 days False
LOU CHRISTIE ......... sings a #1 hit with LIGHTNING STRIKES. 1966 1966   22/11 Christie, Lou True False True @ 22 11 27 days False
CHUCK COOPER ......... signs with Celtics as first Black NBA player. 1950 1950   22/11 Cooper, Chuck True True True c 22 11 28 days False
EGBERT VAN ALSTYNE ... writes the song IN THE SHADE OF THE OLD APPLE TREE. 1905 1905   22/11 Van Alstyne, Egbert True False True m 22 11 29 days False
HALLE BERRY ........ plays crackhead in the movie JUNGLE FEVER. 1991 1991   22/11 Berry, Halle True True False e 22 11 30 days False
DONNA DOUGLAS ........ debuts as Elly Mae on TV's BEVERLY HILLBILLIES. 1963 1963   23/0 Douglas, Donna True False False % 23 0 0 days False
PAUL MCCARTNEY ....... wins gold-record award with Beatles for YESTERDAY. 1965 ->25/9 1965   23/0 McCartney, Paul False False True @ 23 0 1 day False
SHARON STONE ........ makes her movie debut in STARDUST MEMORIES. 1981 1981   23/0 Stone, Sharon True False False c 23 0 2 days False
JOHNNY PODRES ........ pitches Brooklyn Dodgers to first World Series win. 1955 1955   23/0 Podres, Johnny True False True c 23 0 3 days False
STEVE BALLESTEROS .... becomes youngest winner of U.S. Master Golf Tournament. 1980 1980   23/0 Ballesteros, Steve False False True c 23 0 4 days False
KING SAUL ............ is anointed as King of Israel by Samuel the prophet.1024 BC ->46/11 -1024 *** 23/0 Saul of Israel False False True q 23 0 5 days False
FRANCES WRIGHT ....... arrives in U.S. as abolitionist & feminist. 1818 ->33/1 1818   23/0 Wright, Frances False False False h 23 0 6 days False
FREDDIE PRINZE ....... dies of self-inflicted gunshot wounds ending TV career. 1977 1977   23/0 Prinze, Freddie True True True e 23 0 7 days False
AXL ROSE …....… forms a rock group called Guns n' Roses. 1986 1986   23/0 Rose, Axl True False True @ 23 0 8 days False
WILLIAM PENN ......... is arrested in London for attending a Quaker meeting. 1667 ->37/1 1667   23/0 Penn, William False False True b 23 0 9 days False
QUEEN ISABELLA I ..... becomes the ruler of Spanish Castile. 1474 ->27/7 1474 * 23/0 Isabella I of Spain False False False q 23 0 10 days False
ALAN CRANSTON ........ publishes English-language version of MEIN KAMPF. 1937 ->54/4 1937   23/0 Cranston, Alan True False True g 23 0 11 days False
THEODORE ROOSEVELT ... secures the 21st District seat in NY Assembly. 1881 ->25/3 1881   23/0 Roosevelt, Theodore True False True g 23 0 12 days False
MANUTE BOL ........... plays in his first NBA game as 7'6" Sudanese center. 1985 1985   23/0 Bol, Manute False True True c 23 0 13 days False
HOPE COOKE ........... marries the crown prince of Sikkim amidst much pomp. 1963 1963   23/0 Cooke, Hope True False False y 23 0 14 days False
IKE EISENHOWER ....... helps Army football team to defeat Navy--22 to 9. 1913 ->24/6 1913   23/0 Eisenhower, Ike True False True c 23 0 15 days False
CHUCK FOREMAN ........ becomes all-pro running back for first of 5 football seasons. 1973 1973   23/0 Foreman, Chuck True True True c 23 0 16 days False
EDWARD MORDAKE ....... kills self, distressed by 2nd face on back of his head. 1879 1879 ** 23/0 Mordake, Edward False False True u 23 0 17 days False
CHARLES S. ADDAMS..... develops goulish characters who become ADDAMS FAMILY. 1935 1935   23/0 Addams, Charles S. True False True j 23 0 18 days False
BOBBY GOLDSBORO ...... releases song SEE THE FUNNY LITTLE CLOWN. 1964 ->27/5 1964   23/0 Goldsboro, Bobby True False True @ 23 0 19 days False
ALICE FAYE ........... stars as beautiful blonde in ALEXANDER'S RAGTIME BAND. 1938 1938   23/0 Faye, Alice True False False e 23 0 20 days False
RUSSEL TOMPKING ...... sings with stylistics YOU MAKE ME FEEL BRAND NEW. 1977 1977   23/0 Tompking, Russel True True True @ 23 0 21 days False
JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER .. invests $4000 in the oil refining business. 1862 ->30/6 1862   23/0 Rockefeller, John D. True False True b 23 0 22 days False
OWEN CHAMBERLAIN ..... joins the secret Manhattan Project at Los Alamos. 1943 ->39/5 1943   23/0 Chamberlain, Owen True False True s 23 0 23 days False
LUKE APPLING ......... signs baseball contract with White Sox as shortstop. 1930 1930   23/0 Appling, Luke True False True c 23 0 24 days False
LIGHTHORSE HARRY LEE . captures from British the fort at Paulus Hook. 1779 ->42/1 1779   23/0 Lee, Lighthorse Harry True False True w 23 0 25 days False
EDDIE CUTHBERT ....... attempts the first base-stealing in baseball history. 1863 1863   23/0 Cuthbert, Eddie True False True c 23 0 26 days False
BARBARA WINTER ....... becomes first woman to dive from Acapulco heights. 1976 1976   23/0 Winter, Barbara True False False u 23 0 27 days False
TED WILLIAMS ......... hammers six hits in last season game to average .401. 1941 ->38/5 1941   23/0 Williams, Ted True False True c 23 0 28 days False
THOMAS ALVA EDISON ... earns $40K for inventing stock market ticket system. 1870 ->29/5 1870   23/0 Edison, Thomas Alva True False True i 23 0 29 days False
JOHN PENNEL .......... pole vaults over 17 feet--1st person ever. 1963 1963   23/0 Pennel, John True False True c 23 0 30 days False
BJORN BORG ........... wins third straight Wimbledon tennis singles title. 1979 ->26/7 1979   23/1 Borg, Bjorn False False True c 23 1 0 days False
ADDIE HARRIS ......... leads Shirelles in singing million-seller SOLDIER BOY. 1962 1962   23/1 Harris, Addie True True False @ 23 1 1 day False
FRANZ LISZT .......... premieres his LELIO fantasia on piano--in Paris. 1834 ->26/4 1834   23/1 Liszt, Franz False False True m 23 1 2 days False
JACK DEMPSEY ......... KOs Fred Fulton in 8 seconds of heavyweight match. 1918 ->24/0 1918   23/1 Dempsey, Jack True False True c 23 1 3 days False
WORTH BAGLEY ......... becomes 1st American to die in Spanish War--in Cuba. 1898 1898   23/1 Bagley, Worth True False True w 23 1 4 days False
EDGAR BERGEN ......... enters vaudeville with dummy Charlie McCarthy. 1926 ->35/0 1926   23/1 Bergen, Edgar True False True e 23 1 5 days False
CARSON MCCULLERS ..... publishes THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER. 1940 1940   23/1 McCullers, Carson True False True l 23 1 6 days False
MARGARET OF ANJOU .... brings on War of the Roses through marriage to Henry VI. 1453 1453 * 22/1 Margaret of Anjou False False True q 23 1 7 days False
FRANCIS BACON ........ takes a seat in the English House of Commons. 1584 ->36/7 1584   23/1 Bacon, Francis False False True g 23 1 8 days False
BUFFALO BILL CODY .... drops his first name to tour as "Buffalo Bill". 1869 ->37/1 1869   23/1 Cody, Buffalo Bill True False True e 23 1 9 days False
JAMES DARREN ......... stars as the boyfriend in movie GIDGET. 1959 ->25/1 1959   23/1 Darren, James True False True e 23 1 10 days False
KING EDWARD II ....... inherits English throne from his father, Edward I. 1307 ->43/6 1307 * 23/1 Edward II of England False False True q 23 1 11 days False
CHARLIE COMINSKY ..... begins long career as baseball player & owner. 1882 ->60/3 1882   23/1 Cominsky, Charlie True False True c 23 1 12 days False
LL COOL J ........... wins a Grammy for best rap with MAMA SAID KNOCK YOU OUT. 1991 1991   23/1 LL Cool J (James Smith) True True True @ 23 1 13 days False
DAVID SELZNICK ....... settles in Hollywood to produce movies. 1925 ->37/9 1925   23/1 Selznick, David True False True b 23 1 14 days False
CARL LEWIS ........... ends Olympics with four gold medals in track & field. 1984 1984   23/1 Lewis, Carl True True True c 23 1 15 days False
DEION SANDERS ........ becomes 1st athlete to play pro baseball and football in same day. 1991 1991   23/1 Sanders, Dion True True True c 23 1 16 days False
MARTHA REEVES ........ releases hit song DANCING IN THE STREET. 1964 1964   23/1 Reeves, Martha True True False @ 23 1 17 days False
ROLAND ............... dies in an ambush in Pyranees while returning to Charlemagne. 778 AD 778 *** 23/1 Roland False False True w 23 1 18 days False
YANNICK NOAH ......... wins his first French Open a French tennis star. 1983 1983   23/1 Noah, Yannick False True True c 23 1 19 days False
HORACE GREELEY ....... founds the newspaper NEW YORK TRIBUNE. 1834 ->34/2 1834   23/1 Greeley, Horace True False True j 23 1 20 days False
KIMBERLY BERGALIS .... dies of AIDS--first known to be infected by health care worker. 1991 1991 * 23/1 Bergalis, Kimberly True False False x 23 1 21 days False
GOLDA MEIR ........... emigrates from Milwaukee to a kibbutz in Palestine. 1921 ->50/6 1921   23/1 Meir, Golda False False False g 23 1 22 days False
STEVE YOUNG ........... is named MVP as 49ers Super bowl quarterback. 1995 1995   23/1 Young, Steve True False True c 23 1 23 days False
HENRY STEINWAY ....... enters the piano-building business. 1820 ->56/11 1820   23/1 Steinway, Henry True False True b 23 1 24 days False
WILLIAM PERRY ........ earns nickname "Refrigerator" as appliance-sized football player. 1985 1985   23/1 Perry, William True True True c 23 1 25 days False
TWYLA THARP .......... founds her own dance troupe of pure movement. 1965 1965   23/1 Tharp, Twyla True True False e 23 1 26 days False
LESLIE IRVIN ......... becomes first person to execute delayed parachute jump. 1919 1919   23/1 Irvin, Leslie True False True u 23 1 27 days False
FRANCIS OF ASSISI .... renounces material goods and devotes life to Christ. 1205 ->27/0 1205 ** 23/1 Francis of Assisi False False True r 23 1 28 days False
WYOMIA TYUS .......... wins her second Olympic gold in 100-meter dash. 1968 1968   23/1 Tyus, Wyomia True True False c 23 1 29 days False
JOHN CADBURY ......... opens a small candy shop in England. 1824 1824   23/1 Cadbury, John False False True b 23 1 30 days False
BO DEREK ............. becomes instant sex symbol after appearing in the movie--10. 1980 1980   23/2 Derek, Bo True False False e 23 2 0 days False
JAN BERRY ............ teams up with Dean to sing million-seller SURF CITY. 1963 1963   23/2 Berry, Jan True False True @ 23 2 1 day False
SCOTT BAIO ........... debuts in title role on TV's CHARLES IN CHARGE. 1984 1984   23/2 Baio, Scott True False True % 23 2 2 days False
LOUISA MAY ALCOTT .... publishes her first work FLOWER FABLES. 1855 ->35/10 1855   23/2 Alcott, Louisa May True False False l 23 2 3 days False
HONUS WAGNER ......... begins 21-year career as pro baseball player. 1897 ->29/7 1897   23/2 Wagner, Honus True False True c 23 2 4 days False
MARY PICKFORD ........ organizes her own production company to make movies. ->26/0 1916   23/2 Pickford, Mary True False False e 23 2 5 days False
MICHAEL PRAETORIUS ... enters service of Duke of Brunswick as chief organist. 1595 ->40/7 1595   23/2 Praetorius, Michael False False True m 23 2 6 days False
JULIUS LA ROSE ....... is fired by Arthur Godfrey on live television. 1953 1953   23/2 LaRose, Julius True False True @ 23 2 7 days False
RIVER PHOENIX ..… dies from drug overdose as up-and-coming movie star. 1993 1993   23/2 Phoenix, River True False True e 23 2 8 days False
DARYL HANNAH ......... stars as a mermaid in the movie SPLASH. 1984 1984   23/2 Hannah, Daryl True False False e 23 2 9 days False
ALICE COOPER ......... scores his 1st rock hit with EIGHTEEN. 1971 1971   23/2 Cooper, Alice True False True @ 23 2 10 days False
BILLY SIMS ........... wins Heisman Trophy as best college football player--Oklahoma. 1978 1978   23/2 Sims, Billy True True True c 23 2 11 days False
GENE PITNEY .......... releases hit song IT HURTS TO BE IN LOVE. 1964 1964   23/2 Pitney, Gene True False True @ 23 2 12 days False
TONYA HARDING ........... is sentenced to 3 months for Nancy Kerrigan attack. 1994 1994   23/2 Harding, Tonya True False False o 23 2 13 days False
ELIZABETH SETON ...... founds 1st charitable institution in New York City. 1797 ->34/10 1797   23/2 Seton, Elizabeth True False False h 23 2 14 days False
ERASTUS BIGELOW ...... invents the revolutionary textile power loom. 1837 ->28/11 1837   23/2 Bigelow, Erastus True False True i 23 2 15 days False
ISAAC NEWTON ......... develops the theory of colors & light waves. 1666 ->23/5 1666   23/2 Newton, Isaac False False True s 23 2 16 days False
DAVID BRINKLEY ....... begins reporting TV news in Washington D.C. 1943 ->38/9 1943   23/2 Brinkley, David True False True j 23 2 17 days False
ELVIS PRESLEY ........ reports to draft board to earn $83 per month. 1958 ->24/6 1958   23/2 Presley, Elvis True False True @ 23 2 18 days False
NERVOUS NORVUS ....... sings the novelty hit TRANSFUSION. 1956 1956   23/2 Nervous Norvus True False True @ 23 2 19 days False
ERNST RUSKA .......... builds first electron microscope--crude but workable. 1932 ->79/11 1932   23/2 Ruska, Ernst True False True i 23 2 20 days False
STEPHANO CASIRAGHI ... marries with pageantry Princes Caroline of Monaco. 1983 1983   23/2 Casiraghi, Stephano False False False y 23 2 21 days False
MAHALIA JACKSON ...... records her first song GOD GONNA SEPARATE THE WHEAT... 1934 ->49/2 1934   23/2 Jackson, Mahalia True True False @ 23 2 22 days False
RED SCHOENDIENST ..... begins baseball career, playing 2nd base for St. Louis. 1945 1945   23/2 Schoendienst, Red True False True c 23 2 23 days False
JOHN L. SULLIVAN ..... KOs Paddy Ryan to become heavyweight boxing champ. 1882 ->30/9 1882   23/2 Sullivan, John L. True False True c 23 2 24 days False
RUBY NASH ............ sings with Romantics OUR DAY WILL COME. 1963 1963   23/2 Nash, Ruby True False False @ 23 2 25 days False
JACKSON BROWNE ....... releases his debut rock album JACKSON BROWNE. 1971 ->23/3 1971   23/2 Browne, Jackson True True True @ 23 2 26 days False
SAINT LOUIS .......... ascends to the throne of France. 1236 ->34/5 1236 ** 23/2 Louis VII of France False False True r 23 2 27 days False
ARABELLA MANSFIELD ... becomes first female lawyer admitted to U.S. bar. 1869 1869   23/2 Mansfield, Arabella True False False t 23 2 28 days False
GRACE DARLING ........ rescues survivors of steamship wreck, becoming English heroine. 1838 1838   23/2 Darling, Grace False False False x 23 2 29 days False
WOLFGANG A. MOZART ... composes his SYMPHONY NUMBER 32. 1779 ->23/5 1779   23/2 Mozart, Wolfgang A. False False True m 23 2 30 days False
JOHN ELWAY ........... begins pro football career, quarterbacking for Denver Broncos. 1983 1983   23/3 Elway, John True False True c 23 3 0 days False
LYDIA SIGOURNEY ...... issues 1st of 67 MORAL PIECES IN PROSE & POETRY. 1815 ->50/2 1815   23/3 Sigourney, Lydia True False False l 23 3 1 day False
FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT ... designs his first home CHARNLEY HOUSE in Chicago. 1892 ->23/9 1892   23/3 Wright, Frank Lloyd True False True d 23 3 2 days False
AL JOLSON ............ sings in Brooklyn for the first time in blackface. 1909 ->34/10 1909   23/3 Jolson, Al True False True e 23 3 3 days False
WILLIAM PERKIN ....... markets a beautiful dye, launching the "mauve decade". 1861 ->43/9 1861   23/3 Perkin, William False False True i 23 3 4 days False
RUDOLF NUREYEV ....... defects from the USSR to dance in the USA. 1961 1961   23/3 Nureyev, Rudolf False False True e 23 3 5 days False
TOMMY JAMES .......... collapses on stage during a rock concert, but survives. 1970 1970   23/3 James, Tommy True False True @ 23 3 6 days False
STEVEN CRANE ......... publishes his most popular THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE. 1895 ->27/3 1895   23/3 Crane, Steven True False True l 23 3 7 days False
TOM DEMPSEY .......... kicks record-setting field goal of 63 yards. 1970 1970   23/3 Dempsey, Tom True False True c 23 3 8 days False
WALTER BERNDT .......… creats the comic strip called SMITTY. 1922 1922   23/3 Berndt, Walter True False True j 23 3 9 days False
JOE LOUIS ............ KOs Braddock to become heavyweight boxing champion. 1937 ->25/10 1937   23/3 Louis, Joe True True True c 23 3 10 days False
PAAVO NURMI .......... wins an Olympic gold medal in distance run at Antwerp. 1920 1920   23/3 Nurmi, Paavo True False True m 23 3 11 days False
KING FAISAL II ....... is killed in the overthrow of his Iraqi monarchy. 1958 1958   23/3 Faisal II of Iraq False False True q 23 3 12 days False
DON BUDGE ............ becomes first tennis player to win grand slam. 1938 ->25/0 1938   23/3 Budge, Don True False True c 23 3 13 days False
JANIS JOPLIN ......... joins the rock group Big Brother & the Holding Company. 1967 ->26/6 1967   23/3 Joplin, Janis True False False @ 23 3 14 days False
FRANCOIS-LOUIS CAILLER . sells the first chocolate bars--in Paris. 1819 1819   23/3 Caillier, Francois-Louis False False True i 23 3 15 days False
DAN AYKROYD ............ debuts as actor and writer on TV's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE. 1975 1975   23/3 Aykroyd, Dan True False True % 23 3 16 days False
RUDOLF VALENTINO ..... arrives in Hollywood, playing bit parts. 1918 ->26/5 1918   23/3 Valentino, Rudolf True False True e 23 3 17 days False
ERNIE DAVIS .......... dies of leukemia, as rising football superstar. 1963 1963   23/3 Davis, Ernie True True True c 23 3 18 days False
RUDYARD KIPLING ...... issues PLAIN TALES FROM THE HILLS, about India. 1888 ->29/0 1888   23/3 Kipling, Rudyard False False True l 23 3 19 days False
JOHN TRAVOLTA ........ becomes a disco sensation in SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER. 1977 ->24/1 1977   23/3 Travolta, John True False True e 23 3 20 days False
ART BUCHWALD ......... begins career as newspaper columnist--for NY Harold. 1949 ->52/11 1949   23/3 Buchwald, Art True False True j 23 3 21 days False
DAN HILL ............. releases hit song SOMETIMES WHEN WE TOUCH. 1977 1977   23/3 Hill, Dan True False True @ 23 3 22 days False
ALTHEA GIBSON ........ becomes 1st Black woman to enter national tennis match. 1950 ->29/10 1950   23/3 Gibson, Althea True False False c 23 3 23 days False
WALTER PAYTON ........ sets pro football record, rushing 275 yards for Bears. 1977 ->30/2 1977   23/3 Payton, Walter True True True c 23 3 24 days False
RAY CHARLES .......... sings his first hit IT SHOULD'VE BEEN ME. 1954 ->29/5 1954   23/3 Charles, Ray True True True @ 23 3 25 days False
NEIL SEDAKA .......... releases a #1 hit song BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO. 1962 ->35/9 1962   23/3 Sedaka, Neil True False True @ 23 3 26 days False
MIKE ERUZIONE ........ captains U.S. hockey team to Olympic gold. 1980 1980   23/3 Eruzione, Mike True False True c 23 3 27 days False
FRED WARING .......... begins 61-year career as inventive band leader. 1923 1923   23/3 Waring, Fred True False True m 23 3 28 days False
JACKSON BROWNE ....... tops charts with hit single DOCTOR, MY EYES. 1972 1972   23/3 Browne, Jackson True False True @ 23 3 29 days False
NIKOLAI LENIN ........ engages in revolution activities in St. Petersburg. 1893 ->25/7 1893   23/3 Lenin, Nikolai False False True g 23 3 30 days False
JOHN LENNON .......... debuts in America with Beatles on ED SULLIVAN SHOW. 1964 ->23/9 1964   23/4 Lennon, John False False True @ 23 4 0 days False
VINNIE REAM ............ unveils marble sculpture of Lincoln in Capitol Rotunda. 1871 1871   23/4 Ream, Vinnie True False False a 23 4 1 day False
PATTY DUKE ........... wins an Emmy Award for TV's MY SWEET CHARLEY. 1970 ->38/9 1970   23/4 Duke, Patty True False False % 23 4 2 days False
GRACE SLICK .......... sings with Jefferson Airplane SOMEBODY TO LOVE. 1967 1967   23/4 Slick, Grace True False False @ 23 4 3 days False
LUCILLE BALL ......... makes her first movie with ROMAN SCANDALS. 1934 ->40/1 1934   23/4 Ball, Lucille True False False e 23 4 4 days False
JULIET PROWSE .....… is critisized by Khrushchev for an "immoral" can-can. 1959 1959   23/4 Prowse, Juliet True False False @ 23 4 5 days False
DOUGLAS MACARTHUR .... graduates from West Point, first in class of 93. 1903 ->37/9 1903   23/4 MacArthur, Douglas True False True w 23 4 6 days False
BURR TILLSTROM ....... creates his two favorite puppets, Kukla & Ollie. 1939 ->31/9 1939   23/4 Tillstrom, Burr False False False % 23 4 7 days False
BILLY JOE ROYAL ...... releases hit song DOWN IN THE BOONDOCKS. 1965 1965   23/4 Royal, Billy Joe True False True @ 23 4 8 days False
PENNY DEAN ........... sets swim record across English Channel--7 hrs/40 mins. 1978 1978   23/4 Dean, Penny True False False u 23 4 9 days False
GERALDINE APPONY ....... marries King Zog of Albania, making her first American queen. 1938 1938   23/4 Appony, Geraldine True False False r 23 4 10 days False
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN .... releases his 1st LP--GREETINGS FROM ASBURY PARK, N.J. 1972 ->26/0 1972   23/4 Springsteen, Bruce True False True @ 23 4 11 days False
MAXINE NIGHTINGALE ... sings her popular RIGHT BACK WHERE WE STARTED FROM. 1976 1976   23/4 Nightingale, Maxine True False False @ 23 4 12 days False
CZAR ALEXANDER I ..... is crowned ruler of Russia, succeeding Paul. 1801 ->29/6 1801   23/4 Alexander I of Russia False False True q 23 4 13 days False
JOHN CARLOS .......... raises clenched fist at Olympics & is expelled by U.S. 1968 1968   23/4 Carlos, John True True True c 23 4 14 days False
CLYDE BARROW ......... begins a two-year crime spree, with Bonnie. 1932 ->25/1 1932   23/4 Barrow, Clyde True False True o 23 4 15 days False
OLIVIA DE HAVILLAND .. stars as Melanie in GONE WITH THE WIND. 1939 ->30/8 1939   23/4 DeHavilland, Olivia True False False e 23 4 16 days False
PAUL DIRAC ........... elaborates equation of motion from quantum mechanics. 1925 ->31/4 1925   23/4 Dirac, Paul True False True s 23 4 17 days False
SANDY KOUFAX ......... strikes out 18 batters, setting baseball record. 1959 ->27/0 1959   23/4 Koufax, Sandy True False True c 23 4 18 days False
WILLIAM CONGREVE ..... produces his first play THE OLD BACHELOR. 1693 ->25/7 1693   23/4 Congreve, William True False True e 23 4 19 days False
KURT THOMAS .......... wins second gold medal in World Gymnastics Meet. 1979 1979   23/4 Thomas, Kurt True False True c 23 4 20 days False
WILLIE MAYS .......... wins baseball batting title in National League. 1954 ->34/3 1954   23/4 Mays, Willie True True True c 23 4 21 days False
WASSILY KADINSKY ..... paints the abstract IMPROVISATION 10. 1910 1910   23/4 Kadinsky, Wassily False False True a 23 4 22 days False
BONNIE BLAIR ......... wins second medal in Olympic speed skating--in Seoul. 1988 1988   23/4 Blair, Bonnie True False False c 23 4 23 days False
JOHNNY RIVERS ........ sings his hit SECRET AGENT MAN. 1966 ->23/11 1966   23/4 Rivers, Johnny True False True @ 23 4 24 days False
JUNIOR WALKER ........ saxophones and sings the hit SHOTGUN. 1965 1965   23/4 Walker, Junior True True True @ 23 4 25 days False
RALPH SAMPSON ........ stars as 7'4" basketball center of Houston Rockets. 1983 1983   23/4 Sampson, Ralph True True True c 23 4 26 days False
PAT BOONE ............ releases his big hit APRIL LOVE. 1957 ->26/11 1957   23/4 Boone, Pat True False True @ 23 4 27 days False
MANFRED MANN ......... records the #1 hit song DO WAH DIDDY. 1964 ->26/11 1964   23/4 Mann, Manfred False False True @ 23 4 28 days False
JOHN CROW ............ wins Heisman Trophy as best college footballer--Texas A&M. 1957 1957   23/4 Crow, John True False True c 23 4 29 days False
DOUGLAS FRESHFIELD ... makes 1st successful ascent of Mount Elbrus. 1868 1868   23/4 Freshfield, Douglas False False True p 23 4 30 days False
LUTHER BURBANK ....... begins to plant and sell hybrid seeds--in Mass. 1872 ->26/9 1872   23/5 Burbank, Luther True False True s 23 5 0 days False
JOHN J. AUDUBON ...... makes his first drawing of American birds. 1808 ->42/1 1808   23/5 Audubon, John J. True False True s 23 5 1 day False
GEORG BUCHNER ........ dies after short but brilliant literary career. 1837 1837   23/5 Buchner, Georg False False True l 23 5 2 days False
POP WARNER ........... begins coaching football--at University of Georgia. 1895 ->28/3 1895   23/5 Warner, Pop True False True c 23 5 3 days False
THOMAS HART BENTON ... begins professional career with first artistic show. 1912 ->48/3 1912 * 23/5 Benton, Thomas Hart True False True a 23 5 4 days False
GLADYS KNIGHT ........ releases soul hit HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE. 1967 ->28/9 1967   23/5 Knight, Gladys True True False @ 23 5 5 days False
GEORGE WASHINGTON .... becomes commander of all army forces in Virginia. 1755 ->27/1 1755   23/5 Washington, George True False True w 23 5 6 days False
STEVEN STILLS ........ joins in rock group with Crosby and Nash. 1968 ->25/11 1968   23/5 Stills, Steven True False True @ 23 5 7 days False
WILLIAM H. BROWN ..... completes first American novel--THE POWER OF SYMPATHY. 1789 1789   23/5 Brown, William H. True False True l 23 5 8 days False
AARON COPLAND ....... completes his SYMPHONY FOR ORGAN AND ORCHESTRA. 1924 ->37/10 1924   23/5 Copland, Aaron True False True m 23 5 9 days False
GEORGE HALE .......... invents the spectroheliograph, to photograph the sun. 1891 ->36/3 1891   23/5 Hale, George True False True i 23 5 10 days False
BRYAN ADAMS .......... releases rock single STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART. 1983 ->31/9 1983   23/5 Adams, Bryan True False True @ 23 5 11 days False
BOB LUMAN ............ sings the popular hit LET'S THINK ABOUT LIVIN'. 1960 1960   23/5 Luman, Bob True False True @ 23 5 12 days False
WOLFGANG A. MOZART ... composes his SYMPHONY NUMBER 33. 1779 ->24/7 1779   23/5 Mozart, Wolfgang A. False False True m 23 5 13 days False
KING LOUIS XVI ....... concludes treaty with U.S. against England. 1778 ->34/8 1778   23/5 Louis XVI of France False False True q 23 5 14 days False
JIM THORPE ........... leads Carlisle Indian School in football upset/Harvard. 1911 ->24/3 1911   23/5 Thorpe, Jim True True True c 23 5 15 days False
ISAAC NEWTON ......... develops universal law of gravitation after apple falls.1666 ->23/10 1666   23/5 Newton, Isaac False False True s 23 5 16 days False
AVA GARDNER .......... stars as treacherous gun moll in THE KILLERS. 1946 1946   23/5 Gardner, Ava True False False e 23 5 17 days False
APACHE KID ........... is pardoned by President Cleveland as convicted killer. 1891 1891   23/5 Apache Kid True True True o 23 5 18 days False
DIONNE WARWICK ....... releases hit song WALK ON BY. 1964 ->24/5 1964   23/5 Warwick, Dionne True True False @ 23 5 19 days False
ARTHUR KOPIT ......... publishes the play OH DAD, POOR DAD, MAMA'S HUNG.... 1960 1960   23/5 Kopit, Arthur True False True l 23 5 20 days False
FREDRICH ENGELS ...... introduces himself to future collaborator, Karl Marx. 1844 ->28/1 1844   23/5 Engels, Fredrich False False True f 23 5 21 days False
ART GARFUNKEL ........ sings with Paul Simon #1 pop song SOUNDS OF SILENCE. 1966 ->26/4 1966   23/5 Garfunkel, Art True False True @ 23 5 22 days False
MARTIN LUTHER ........ celebrates his first mass--in Erfurt. 1507 ->28/11 1507   23/5 Luther, Martin False False True r 23 5 23 days False
ORSON WELLES ......... creates Halloween panic with radio WAR OF THE WORLDS. 1938 ->25/11 1938   23/5 Welles, Orson True False True e 23 5 24 days False
MADAME DE POMPADOUR .. becomes the mistress of King Louis XV. 1745 1745   23/5 Pompadour, Madame de False False False y 23 5 25 days False
ERIC BURDON .......... sings with Animals HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN. 1964 1964   23/5 Burdon, Eric False False True @ 23 5 26 days False
CARRIE FISHER ........ reprises her princess role in THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK. 1980 1980   23/5 Fisher, Carrie True False False e 23 5 27 days False
JUDITH DURHAM ........ sings with the Seekers #1 hit GEORGY GIRL. 1966 1966   23/5 Durham, Judith False False False @ 23 5 28 days False
COUNTRY JOE MCDONALD . forms his rock & roll band with the Fish. 1965 1965   23/5 McDonald, Country Joe True False True @ 23 5 29 days False
BABE RUTH ............ pitches 29 scoreless innings in baseball World Series. 1918 ->24/11 1918   23/6 Ruth, Babe True False True c 23 6 0 days False
MICHAEL ROCKEFELLER .. perishes during expedition off New Guinea coast. 1961 1961   23/6 Rockefeller, Michael True False True y 23 6 1 day False
CORNELIUS VANDERBILT . sells sailboats & enters into the steamboat business. 1817 ->35/1 1817 * 23/6 Vanderbilt, Cornelius True False True b 23 6 2 days False
JOHN HUTSON .......... sets stand-up speed record on skateboard--53 MPH. 1978 1978   23/6 Hutson, John True False True u 23 6 3 days False
NICOLAS CAGE ........ stars as romantic friend of Cher in MOONSTRUCK. 1981 1981   23/6 Cage, Nicolas True False True e 23 6 4 days False
MEL OTT .............. leads National League in homers for 1st of 6 seasons. 1932 ->37/3 1932   23/6 Ott, Mel True False True c 23 6 5 days False
FLORA MACDONALD ...... helps Bonnie Prince Charlie escape from Scotland. 1757 1757   23/6 MacDonald, Flora False False False x 23 6 6 days False
CILLA BLACK .......... stars in her own musical review WAY OUT IN PICADILLY. 1966 1966   23/6 Black, Cilla False True False e 23 6 7 days False
WILL ROGERS .......... tours South Africa in Wild West Show as rope artist. 1902 ->26/2 1902   23/6 Rogers, Will True False True e 23 6 8 days False
VINCENT VAN GOGH ..... is dismissed from job as incompetent art dealer. 1876 ->30/3 1876   23/6 Van Gogh, Vincent False False True a 23 6 9 days False
BOBBY RIGGS .......... regains the American men's tennis title. 1941 ->55/2 1941   23/6 Riggs, Bobby True False True c 23 6 10 days False
MEL GIBSON ........... embodies futuristic warrior in movie MAD MAX. 1979 ->31/6 1979   23/6 Gibson, Mel True False True e 23 6 11 days False
AUDIE MURPHY ......... stars in his first movie BEYOND GLORY. 1948 ->31/1 1948   23/6 Murphy, Audie True False True w 23 6 12 days False
VIRGINIA RAPPE ....... dies of internal injuries at Fatty Arbuckle's party. 1921 1921   23/6 Rappe, Virginia True False True x 23 6 13 days False
WERNER HEISENBERG .... discovers a new way to formulate quantum mechanics. 1925 ->25/6 1925   23/6 Heisenberg, Werner False False True s 23 6 14 days False
SCOTT HAMILTON ....... wins the World Figure skating title--in Copenhagen. 1982 1982   23/6 Hamilton, Scott True False True c 23 6 15 days False
LYNN ANDERSON ........ sings the #1 country hit I NEVER PROMISED YOU... . 1971 ->24/1 1971   23/6 Anderson, Lynn True False False @ 23 6 16 days False
DON AMECHE ........... appears in his first of 40 movies--SINS OF MAN. 1936 ->62/3 1936   23/6 Ameche, Don True False True e 23 6 17 days False
ANTONIN DVORAK ....... completes his FIRST SYMPHONY, writing in Bohemia. 1865 ->37/3 1865   23/6 Dvorak, Antonin False False True m 23 6 18 days False
F. SCOTT FITZGERALD .. publishes his first novel THIS SIDE OF PARADISE. 1920 ->25/7 1920   23/6 Fitzgerald, F. Scott True False True l 23 6 19 days False
ED JONES ............. plays football for Dallas Cowboys as too tall defensive end. 1974 1974   23/6 Jones, Ed Too Tall True True True c 23 6 20 days False
WILLIAM TELL ......... shoots an apple off his son's head with an arrow. 1307 1307 ** 23/6 Tell, William False False True x 23 6 21 days False
IRVING BERLIN ........ writes his first big hit ALEXANDER'S RAGTIME BAND. 1911 ->26/6 1911   23/6 Berlin, Irving True False True m 23 6 22 days False
BEVERLY JOHNSON ...... becomes first Black woman to appear on the cover of VOGUE. 1975 1975   23/6 Johnson, Beverly True True False e 23 6 23 days False
GEORGE A. CUSTER ..... is promoted to Brigadier after Peninsular campaign. 1863 ->24/9 1863   23/6 Custer, George Armstrong True False True w 23 6 24 days False
JERRY LEE LEWIS ...... marries his 13-year-old cousin & music career fades. 1958 1958   23/6 Lewis, Jerry Lee True False True @ 23 6 25 days False
ANDRE BRETON ......... helps found French surrealistic review LITERATURE. 1919 ->41/5 1919   23/6 Breton, Andre False False True l 23 6 26 days False
EDDIE MURPHY ......... debuts in the first BEVERLEY HILLS COP. 1984 ->24/7 1984   23/6 Murphy, Eddie True True True e 23 6 27 days False
GEORGE S. PATTON ..... graduates from West Point, 46th in a class of 103. 1909 ->31/3 1909   23/6 Patton, George S. True False True w 23 6 28 days False
MARIO LEMIEUX ........ ends NHL hockey season with most points/148. 1988 1988   23/6 Lemieux, Mario False False True c 23 6 29 days False
SAMUEL PRESCOTT ...... alerts Lexington & Concord of Redcoat approach. 1775 1775   23/6 Prescott, Samuel True False True w 23 6 30 days False
HANK BALLARD ......... breaks into top 40 singing FINGER POPPIN' TIME. 1960 1960   23/7 Ballard, Hank True True True @ 23 7 0 days False
SIR PHILIP SIDNEY .... writes the poem YE GOATHERD GODS. 1577 ->32/10 1577   23/7 Sidney, Phillip (Sir) False False False l 23 7 1 day False
RINGO STARR .......... makes American debut with Beatles on ED SULLIVAN SHOW. 1964 ->26/1 1964   23/7 Starr, Ringo False False True @ 23 7 2 days False
BONNIE BAKER ......... sings the #1 hit OH JOHNNY, OH JOHNNY. 1940 1940   23/7 Baker, Bonnie True False False @ 23 7 3 days False
FRED DRYER ........... plays 1st pro football game/defensive end for NY Giants. 1969 ->38/5 1969   23/7 Dryer, Fred True False True c 23 7 4 days False
B.J. THOMAS .......... releases 1st hit I'M SO LONESOME I CAN CRY. 1966 ->27/4 1966   23/7 Thomas, B.J. True False True @ 23 7 5 days False
BILL MAULDIN ......... wins a Pulitzer Prize for cartoons WILLIE & JOE. 1945 1945   23/7 Mauldin, Bill True False True j 23 7 6 days False
RENE DES CARTES ..... experiences a vision of Unitary Universal Science. 1619 ->33/6 1619   23/7 DesCartes, Rene False False True f 23 7 7 days False
VAN CLIBURN .......... wins Grammy Award for Tchaikowski Piano Concerto #1. 1958 ->23/9 1958   23/7 Cliburn, Van True False True m 23 7 8 days False
TRACY CHAPMAN ........ astonishes music business with debut hit FAST CAR. 1988 ->24/7 1988   23/7 Chapman, Tracy False True False @ 23 7 9 days False
MIKE TYSON ........... is KOed by Buster Douglas in long shot at Tokyo. 1990 ->25/2 1990   23/7 Tyson, Mike True True True c 23 7 10 days False
MARIAH CAREY ......… tops album sales with DREAMLOVER. 1993 1993   23/7 Carey, Mariah True True False @ 23 7 11 days False
ARCHIE BELL .......... releases with the Drells the #1 pop hit TIGHTEN UP. 1968 1968   23/7 Bell, Archie True True True @ 23 7 12 days False
JOHNNY VANDER MEER ... pitches second straight no-hit baseball game. 1937 1937   23/7 Vander Meer, Johnny True False True c 23 7 13 days False
SAMMY BAUGH .......... signs a pro football contract for remarkable $8000. 1937 ->38/5 1937   23/7 Baugh, Sammy True False True c 23 7 14 days False
TOM MONAGHAN ......... goes into business making Domino's Pizza. 1960 1960   23/7 Monaghan, Tom True False True b 23 7 15 days False
JIM MORRISON ......... releases #1 song LIGHT MY FIRE with the Doors. 1967 ->24/8 1967   23/7 Morrison, Jim True False True @ 23 7 16 days False
VESNA VULOVIC ........ survives a fall of 33,330 feet when DC-9 blows up. 1972 1972   23/7 Vulovic, Vesna False False False x 23 7 17 days False
KAREN CARPENTER ...... releases with brother hit song TOP OF THE WORLD. 1973 ->32/10 1973   23/7 Carpenter, Karen True False False @ 23 7 18 days False
SLY STONE ............ organizes a rock group as "the Family Stone". 1967 1967   23/7 Stone, Sly True True True @ 23 7 19 days False
EMMA BUGBEE ….. breaks barrier excluding women from newspaper city room. 1912 1912   23/7 Bugbee, Emma True False False j 23 7 20 days False
BOB SEEGER ........... releases first hit song RAMBLING, GAMBLING MAN. 1969 1969   23/7 Seeger, Bob True False True @ 23 7 21 days False
BONNIE PARKER ........ is killed in police Ambush along with Clyde. 1934 1934   23/7 Parker, Bonnie True False False o 23 7 22 days False
JOHN GLENN ........... wins 1st Distinguished Flying Cross as fighter pilot. 1944 ->41/7 1944   23/7 Glenn, John True False True w 23 7 23 days False
ISAAC ROSENBERG ...... publishes first three pamphlets of his poetry. 1912 1912   23/7 Rosenberg, Isaac True False True l 23 7 24 days False
NITA NALDI ........... plays opposite Valentino in BLOOD AND SAND. 1922 1922   23/7 Naldi, Nita True False False e 23 7 25 days False
WILLIAM R. HEARST .... takes control of the San Francisco Examiner. 1887 ->34/9 1887   23/7 Hearst, William Randolf True False True j 23 7 26 days False
JO JONES ............. becomes innovative drummer in Count Basie's band. 1935 1935   23/7 Jones, Jo True True True @ 23 7 27 days False
WALTER LIPPMANN ...... publishes PREFACE TO POLITICS in favor of socialism. 1913 ->24/8 1913   23/7 Lippmann, Walter True False True j 23 7 28 days False
SALLY STRUTHERS ...... wins an Emmy Award for ALL IN THE FAMILY. 1972 1972   23/7 Struthers, Sally True False False % 23 7 29 days False
RUBE FOSTER .......... breaks into Negro League as "Father of Black Baseball". 1903 1903   23/7 Foster, Rube True True True c 23 7 30 days False
KEITH DOUGLAS ........ is killed during WWII as budding English poet. 1944 1944   23/8 Douglas, Keith False False True l 23 8 0 days False
ABRAHAM LINCOLN ...... serves as captain of local militia in Black Hawk War. 1832 ->25/6 1832   23/8 Lincoln, Abraham True False True g 23 8 1 day False
BENEDICT SPINOZA ..... is excommunicated from his Jewish synagogue. 1656 ->37/5 1656   23/8 Spinoza, Benedict False False True f 23 8 2 days False
JOHANN PACHELBEL ..... becomes court organist at Eisnach. 1677 ->45/11 1677   23/8 Pachelbel, Johann False False True m 23 8 3 days False
GRAHAM NASH .......... sings with Hollies first U.S. hit I'M ALIVE. 1965 1965   23/8 Nash, Graham False True True @ 23 8 4 days False
L. DE LA DOURDONNAIS . is acclaimed premiere chess player in the world. 1818 1818   23/8 Bourdonnais, Louis de la False False True c 23 8 5 days False
HENRY STARR .......... is shot to death in robbery--last of horseback robbers. 1921 1921   23/8 Starr, Henry True False True o 23 8 6 days False
MARLON BRANDO ........ stars in play A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE. 1947 ->27/5 1947   23/8 Brando, Marlon True False True e 23 8 7 days False
HARVEY HADDIX ........ pitches perfect baseball for 12 innings but loses. 1959 1959   23/8 Haddix, Harvey True False True c 23 8 8 days False
ROBERT DALTON ........ robs his 1st train--the South Pacific in Alila, CA. 1890 ->25/7 1890   23/8 Dalton, Robert True False True o 23 8 9 days False
THEDA BARA ........ becomes first in movies to wear eye makeup. 1914 ->24/6 1914   23/8 Bara, Theda True False False e 23 8 10 days False
MUNGO PARK ........... becomes first European to visit the Niger River. 1795 1795   23/8 Park, Mungo False False True p 23 8 11 days False
GEORGE MICHAEL ....... releases #1 hit song I KNEW YOU WERE WAITING. 1987 ->24/4 1987   23/8 Michael, George True False True @ 23 8 12 days False
SAMUEL S. SMITH .......... writes the words to AMERICA... "My country tis of thee". 1830 1830   23/8 Smith, Samuel F. True False True m 23 8 13 days False
BOB COUSY ............ is named to all-pro basketball team for 1st of 7 years. 1953 ->27/9 1953   23/8 Cousy, Bob True False True c 23 8 14 days False
MOLLY PITCHER ........ assists revolutionary artillerymen in Monmouth battle. 1778 1778   23/8 Pitcher, Molly (McCauley) True True False w 23 8 15 days False
ALBERTO SALAZAR ...... wins his second Boston Marathon in record 2hrs/8 mins. 1982 1982   23/8 Salazar, Alberto True False True c 23 8 16 days False
EARL CAMPBELL ........ wins Heisman Trophy as best college football player--Texas. 1977 1977   23/8 Campbell, Earl True True True c 23 8 17 days False
PAUL REVERE .......... releases first pop hit STEPPIN OUT with Raiders. 1965 1965   23/8 Revere, Paul # True False True @ 23 8 18 days False
TORO IWATANI ......... develops the video game PAC MAN. 1978 1978   23/8 Iwatani, Toro False True True i 23 8 19 days False
BOBBY BARE ........... releases the hit song THE ALL-AMERICAN BOY. 1958 ->28/6 1958   23/8 Bare, Bobby True False True @ 23 8 20 days False
RICKY HENDERSON ...... steals his record 130th base of baseball season. 1982 ->30/11 1982   23/8 Henderson, Ricky True True True c 23 8 21 days False
ELTON JOHN ........... releases his first hit song YOUR SONG. 1970 ->25/8 1970   23/8 John, Elton False False True @ 23 8 22 days False
KING LOUIS XIV ....... is crowned the King of France. 1661 ->43/10 1661   23/8 Louis XIV of France False False True q 23 8 23 days False
JERRY WEST ........... begins 14-year pro basketball career with Lakers. 1961 1961   23/8 West, Jerry True False True c 23 8 24 days False
HANNAH SENESH ........ is shot by firing squad as anti-Nazi activist. 1944 1944   23/8 Senesh, Hannah False False False w 23 8 25 days False
STEVE MILLER ......... forms his blues/rock n' roll band. 1966 ->38/8 1966   23/8 Miller, Steve True False True @ 23 8 26 days False
CHRISTOPHER MARLOWE .. introduces blank verse to England with TAMBURLAINE. 1587 ->26/10 1587 ** 23/8 Marlowe, Christopher False False True l 23 8 27 days False
KONOSUKE MATSUSHITA .. founds an electric houseware manufacturing works. 1918 1918   23/8 Matsushita, Konosuke False True True b 23 8 28 days False
MIA FARROW ........... divorces Frank Sinatra, after 3 years of marriage. 1969 ->24/7 1969   23/8 Farrow, Mia True False False e 23 8 29 days False
SUSANNA HOFFS ........ leads the Bangles in singing WALK LIKE AN EGYPTIAN. 1986 1986   23/8 Hoffs, Susanna True False False @ 23 8 30 days False
PHIL MAHRE ........... wins first place in overall World Cup Skiing. 1981 ->26/9 1981   23/9 Mahre, Phil True False True c 23 9 0 days False
VAN CLIBURN .......... wins prestigious Tchaikowsky competition in Moscow. 1958 1958   23/9 Cliburn, Van True False True m 23 9 1 day False
SAMOSET .............. greets pilgrims at Plymouth with "Welcome Englishmen". 1621 1621 ** 23/9 Samoset True True True x 23 9 2 days False
MICHAEL J. FOX ....... stars in cinematic hit BACK TO THE FUTURE. 1985 ->29/2 1985   23/9 Fox, Michael J. False False True e 23 9 3 days False
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN ....... buys the Pennsylvania Gazette having just 90 subscribers. 1729 1729   23/9 Franklin, Benjamin True False True j 23 9 4 days False
BUDDY KNOX ........... sings #1 hit with PARTY DOLL. 1957 1957   23/9 Knox, Buddy True False True @ 23 9 5 days False
LEE CALHOUN .......... wins an Olympic gold medal in 110-meter hurdles--in Melbourne. 1956 1956   23/9 Calhoun, Lee True False True c 23 9 6 days False
BENJAMIN DAY ......... begins marketing NEW YORK SUN, selling for 1 cent/copy. 1833 ->60/8 1833   23/9 Day, Benjamin True False True j 23 9 7 days False
WILLIE SHOEMAKER ..... wins his first of 3 Kentucky Derbies. 1955 ->28/8 1955   23/9 Shoemaker, Willie True False True c 23 9 8 days False
FERNANDO VALENZUELA .. pitches NL to victory in baseball all-star game. 1984 1984   23/9 Valenzuela, Fernando True True True c 23 9 9 days False
OTIS REDDING ......... releases his 1st song I'VE BEEN LOVIN YOU TOO LONG. 1965 ->26/2 1965   23/9 Redding, Otis True True True @ 23 9 10 days False
JOHN LENNON .......... sings lead with Beatles in A HARD DAY'S NIGHT. 1964 ->24/4 1964   23/9 Lennon, John False False True @ 23 9 11 days False
JOHN KEATS ........... publishes his greatest poem in ANNUS MIRABILIS. 1819 ->24/8 1819   23/9 Keats, John False False True l 23 9 12 days False
MAURICE GOLDHABER .... discovers the nuclear photoelectric effect. 1934 1934   23/9 Goldhaber, Maurice True False True s 23 9 13 days False
FRED LYNN ............ wins baseball MVP in his rookie season/1st & only. 1975 ->31/5 1975   23/9 Lynn, Fred True False True c 23 9 14 days False
SOUPY SALES .......... debuts on TV with pie throwing, Pookie & Hippie. 1953 1953   23/9 Sales, Soupy True False True % 23 9 15 days False
BAT MASTERSON ........ becomes deputy marshal at Dodge City, Kansas. 1876 ->27/6 1876   23/9 Masterson, Bat True False True o 23 9 16 days False
TOM FERGUSON ......... wins first of 6 titles as Best All-Around Cowboy. 1974 1974   23/9 Ferguson, Tom True False True c 23 9 17 days False
FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT ... sets up his own practice as architect in Illinois. 1893 ->23/11 1893   23/9 Wright, Frank Lloyd True False True d 23 9 18 days False
LARRY DOBY ........... becomes first Black baseball player in American League. 1947 1947   23/9 Doby, Larry True True True c 23 9 19 days False
W.H. AUDEN ........... achieves first literary success with POEMS. 1930 ->30/8 1930   23/9 Auden, W.H. False False True l 23 9 20 days False
ALFRED LORD TENNYSON . publishes THE LADY OF SHALOTT. 1833 ->32/9 1833   23/9 Tennyson, Alfred Lord False False True l 23 9 21 days False
H. RAP BROWN ......... is arrested as head of SNCC for inciting riot. 1967 ->24/7 1967   23/9 Brown, H. Rap True True True h 23 9 22 days False
EDWARD A. BOUCHET .... becomes first Black to earn a Ph.D. from a U.S. college. 1876 1876   23/9 Bouchet, Edward A. True True True n 23 9 23 days False
PETER TOWNSHEND ...... completes writing the rock opera TOMMY. 1968 ->31/0 1968   23/9 Townshend, Peter False False True @ 23 9 24 days False
FREDERIC CHOPIN ...... writes his Etude in E flat major. 1833 ->25/2 1833   23/9 Chopin, Frederic False False True m 23 9 25 days False
THOMAS MERTON ........ converts from Quaker to Roman Catholic. 1938 ->33/10 1938   23/9 Merton, Thomas True False True r 23 9 26 days False
WARREN BEATTY ........ makes his screen debut in SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS. 1961 ->44/11 1961   23/9 Beatty, Warren True False True e 23 9 27 days False
VICTOR MATURE ........ makes a muscular screen debut in ONE MILLION B.C. 1940 1940   23/9 Mature, Victor True False True e 23 9 28 days False
WILSON PICKETT ....... sings his hit IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR. 1965 ->26/3 1965   23/9 Pickett, Wilson True True True @ 23 9 29 days False
HELEN MAGILL ......... becomes first woman to earn a Ph.D. from U.S. college--Boston U. 1877 1877   23/9 Magill, Helen True False False n 23 9 30 days False
LEWIS COREY .......... founds the American Communist Party. 1918 1918   23/10 Corey, Lewis True False True h 23 10 0 days False
URI GELLER ........... demonstrates his ability to bend spoons through telekinesis. 1968 1968   23/10 Geller, Uri False False True e 23 10 1 day False
AGNES DE MILLE ....... makes her dancing debut, with limited success. 1928 ->38/9 1928   23/10 DeMille, Agnes True False False e 23 10 2 days False
JERRY SIEGEL ......... sells the rights to Superman cartoon for $130. 1938 1938 * 23/10 Siegal, Jerry True False True t 23 10 3 days False
TOM CRUISE ........... stars in his most popular film TOP GUN. 1986 ->28/0 1986   23/10 Cruise, Tom True False True e 23 10 4 days False
MARY TYLER MOORE ..... debuts as Laura Petrie in CBS-TV's DICK VAN DYKE. 1961 ->26/9 1961   23/10 Moore, Mary Tyler True False False % 23 10 5 days False
ANNE BAXTER .......... wins an Oscar as Best Supporting Actress in RAZOR'S EDGE. 1947 ->60/4 1947   23/10 Baxter, Anne True False False e 23 10 6 days False
I.F. STONE ........... begins writing editorials for PHILADELPHIA RECORD. 1933 ->45/7 1933   23/10 Stone, I.F. True False True l 23 10 7 days False
SEBASTIAN COE ........ sets 4th world record in 12 months in 1000 meter run. 1980 ->32/11 1980   23/10 Coe, Sebastian False False True c 23 10 8 days False
RICHARD WAGNER ....... premieres first opera DAS LIEBENSWORBOT in Magdeburg. 1836 ->32/4 1836   23/10 Wagner, Richard False False True m 23 10 9 days False
STEFANIE POWERS ..… debuts as April Dancer on NBC-TV's GIRL FROM U.N.C.L.E. 1966 1966   23/10 Powers, Stefanie True False False % 23 10 10 days False
ANATOLY KARPOV ....... becomes world chess champion when Fisher resigns. 1975 ->27/4 1975   23/10 Karpov, Anatoly False False True c 23 10 11 days False
J. JOYNER-KERSEE ..... wins a Sullivan Award as Olympic track star. 1986 1986   23/10 Joyner-Kersee, Jackie True True False c 23 10 12 days False
SONJA HENIE .......... wins a third Olympic title in figure skating. 1936 ->29/2 1936   23/10 Henie, Sonja False False False c 23 10 13 days False
GENE TIERNEY ......... wins accolades in the title role of LAURA. 1944 1944   23/10 Tierney, Gene True False False e 23 10 14 days False
LORENZO LAMAS ........ debuts as Lance on CBS-TV's FALCON CREST. 1981 1981   23/10 Lamas, Lorenzo True False True % 23 10 15 days False
JEAN PAUL GETTY ...... earns his first million dollars by selling oil leases. 1916 ->57/5 1916 * 23/10 Getty, Jean Paul True False True b 23 10 16 days False
DAN GABLE ............ wins an Olympic gold medal for wrestling--in Munich. 1972 1972   23/10 Gable, Dan True False True c 23 10 17 days False
IAN WHITCOMB.......... sings the pop hit YOU TURN ME ON. 1965 1965   23/10 Whitcomb, Ian False False False @ 23 10 18 days False
WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS . publishes 1st poem collection THE WANDERING OF OISIN. 1889 ->25/8 1889   23/10 Yeats, William Butler False False True l 23 10 19 days False
ISAAC NEWTON ......... develops his revolutionary integral calculus. 1666 ->25/0 1666   23/10 Newton, Isaac False False True s 23 10 20 days False
MARY TODD LINCOLN .... marries Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois. 1842 ->42/2 1842   23/10 Lincoln, Mary Todd True False False y 23 10 21 days False
ALEXANDER POPE ....... authors a significant ESSAY ON CRITICISM. 1711 ->24/1 1711   23/10 Pope, Alexander False False True l 23 10 22 days False
PHYLLIS MCGUIRE ...... sings with sisters #1 hit song SINCERELY. 1955 1955   23/10 McGuire, Phyllis True False False @ 23 10 23 days False
CLYDE TOMBAUGH ....... discovers the existence of the 9th planet--Pluto. 1930 1930   23/10 Tombaugh, Clyde True False True s 23 10 24 days False
JERRY GARCIA ......... re-names his rock group "The Grateful Dead". 1966 1966   23/10 Garcia, Jerry True True True @ 23 10 25 days False
JANE BLALOCK ......... joins the Ladies Pro Golfing Association circuit. 1969 1969   23/10 Blalock, Jane True False False c 23 10 26 days False
HELEN H. JACOBS ...... wins the U.S. tennis title for first of four times. 1932 1932   23/10 Jacobs, Helen H. True False False c 23 10 27 days False
JESSE OWENS .......... shatters 4 world records in 45 minutes at Berlin Olympics. 1936 1936   23/10 Owens, Jesse True True True c 23 10 28 days False
EDMUND HALLEY ........ observes passing comet that will win him fame. 1680 ->48/10 1680   23/10 Halley, Edmund False False True s 23 10 29 days False
THOMAS THOMPSON ...... edits the Houston Press/youngest major editor ever. 1957 1957   23/10 Thompson, Thomas True False True j 23 10 30 days False
RENE FONCK ........... shoots down his 75th German plane as French flying ace. 1917 1917   23/11 Fonck, Rene False False True w 23 11 0 days False
JOHN T. SCOPES ....... is arrested for teaching evolution in Tennessee. 1924 -> 24/11 1924   23/11 Scopes, John T. True False True x 23 11 1 day False
JOHNNY RIVERS ........ releases #1 hit song POOR SIDE OF TOWN. 1966 1966   23/11 Rivers, Johnny True False True @ 23 11 2 days False
HELEN KELLER ......... graduates from Radcliffe College, cum laude. 1904 ->32/1 1904   23/11 Keller, Helen True False False r 23 11 3 days False
SABIN CARR ........... becomes first pole vaulter to clear 14 feet. 1928 1928   23/11 Carr, Sabin True False True c 23 11 4 days False
CHARLES F. BROWNE .... develops newspaper persona of "Aretemus Ward". 1848 1848   23/11 Browne, Charles F. True False True j 23 11 5 days False
BOB HOPE ............. debuts on Broadway with THE SIDEWALKS OF NEW YORK. 1927 ->29/7 1927   23/11 Hope, Bob True False True e 23 11 6 days False
WILLIE BANKS ......... sets triple-jump record at 58 feet/5 inches. 1958 1958   23/11 Banks, Willie True True True c 23 11 7 days False
KING PEDRO I ......... crowns himself the first king of Brazil. 1822 1822   23/11 Pedro I of Brazil False False True q 23 11 8 days False
JAMES DEAN ........... stars in the movie REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE. 1955 ->24/5 1955   23/11 Dean, James True False True e 23 11 9 days False
HO CHI MIN .......... serves as a kitchen boy for French chef on ship. 1914 ->41/0 1914   23/11 Ho Chi Min False True True g 23 11 10 days False
HANK WILLIAMS ........ scores 1st hit record with MOVE IT ON OVER. 1947 ->25/9 1947   23/11 Williams, Hank True False True @ 23 11 11 days False
JIM HINES ............ sprints to Olympic gold in 100m & 400m relay. 1968 1968   23/11 Hines, Jim True True True c 23 11 12 days False
FRANZ SCHUBERT ....... completes his string quartet QUARTETTSATZ. 1820 ->25/8 1820   23/11 Schubert, Franz False False True m 23 11 13 days False
SELENA ........… is murdered as most popular Mexican-American singer. 1995 1995   23/11 Selena (Quintanilla Perez) True True False @ 23 11 14 days False
RICHARD CARPENTER .... releases with Karen #1 hit WE'VE ONLY JUST BEGUN. 1970 1970   23/11 Carpenter, Richard True False True @ 23 11 15 days False
FRANK ZAPPA .......... forms the unpredictable MOTHERS OF INVENTION. 1964 ->25/8 1964   23/11 Zappa, Frank True False True @ 23 11 16 days False
PATTI ANDREWS ........ stars with sisters in WWII musical FOLLOW THE BOYS. 1944 1944   23/11 Andrews, Patti True False False @ 23 11 17 days False
ANTONIO STRADIVARI ... creates his first masterpiece of a violin. 1669 1669 * 23/11 Stradivari, Antonio False False True a 23 11 18 days False
JIMMY RODGERS ....… sings #1 hit with country hit HONEY COMB. 1957 1957   23/11 Rodgers, Jimmie True False True @ 23 11 19 days False
GIOACCHINO ROSSINI ... premieres his comic opera THE BARBER OF SEVILLE. 1816 ->37/5 1816   23/11 Rossini, Gioacchino False False True m 23 11 20 days False
CELINE DION .....… wins Grammy with Peabo for BEAUTY & THE BEAST. 1992 1992   23/11 Dion, Celine True True False @ 23 11 21 days False
JOAQUIN MURRIETA ..... is killed in shoot out as desperado and hero. 1853 1853   23/11 Murrieta, Joaquin True True True o 23 11 22 days False
TRUMAN CAPOTE ........ publishes first stories as OTHER VOICES, OTHER ROOMS. 1948 ->34/8 1948   23/11 Capote, Truman True False True l 23 11 23 days False
PUDGE HEFFELFINGER ... leads Yale football team to a season score of 698 to 0. 1891 ->24/10 1891   23/11 Heffelfinger, Pudge True False True c 23 11 24 days False
ANA-ALICIA ........... debuts as Melissa Agretti in CBS-TV's FALCON CREST. 1981 1981   23/11 Ana-Alicia True False False % 23 11 25 days False
MARVIN GAYE .......... releases first hit song HITCH HIKE. 1963 ->29/7 1963   23/11 Gaye, Marvin True True True @ 23 11 26 days False
FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT ... designs first home as independent architect. 1893 ->39/8 1893   23/11 Wright, Frank Lloyd True False True d 23 11 27 days False
J. GREENLEAF WHITTIER. publishes first book LEGENDS OF NEW ENGLAND. 1831 ->48/8 1831   23/11 Whittier, John Greenleaf True False True l 23 11 28 days False
ABE SAPERSTEIN ....... founds Harlem Globetrotters--local team from Chicago. 1927 ->37/4 1927   23/11 Saperstein, Abe True False True c 23 11 29 days False
ALEKSANDR GINZBURG ... is banished to a Soviet prison for his underground poetry. 1960 1960   23/11 Ginzburg, Aleksandr False False True l 23 11 30 days False
NAPOLEON BONAPARTE ... wins acclaim as artillery officer in siege of Toulon. 1793 ->26/1 1793   24/0 Napoleon Bonaparte False False True w 24 0 0 days False
GEORGE GERVIN ........ leads NBA for first of four times in basketball points scored. 1972 1972   24/0 Gervin, George True True True c 24 0 1 day False
BETSY ROSS ........... takes over the upholstery business from late husband. 1776 ->24/6 1776   24/0 Ross, Betsy True False False x 24 0 2 days False
DOROTHY GISH ......... stars with sister in ORPHANS OF THE STORM. 1922 ->65/0 1922   24/0 Gish, Dorothy True False False e 24 0 3 days False
LOU GEHRIG ........... hits three home runs in a single baseball game. 1927 ->32/2 1927   24/0 Gehrig, Lou True False True c 24 0 4 days False
EDDIE CANTOR ......... hits it big on Broadway with CANARY COTTAGE. 1916 ->34/2 1916   24/0 Cantor, Eddie True False True e 24 0 5 days False
STEPHEN WISE ......... founds the Zionist Organization of America. 1898 1898   24/0 Wise, Stephen True False True r 24 0 6 days False
CAROLE LOMBARD ....... stars in screwball comedy MY MAN GODFREY. 1936 ->32/3 1936   24/0 Lombard, Carole True False False e 24 0 7 days False
VICKI LAWRENCE ....... wins Gold-Record Award for NIGHT THE LIGHTS WENT OUT. 1973 ->26/4 1973   24/0 Lawrence, Vicki True False False @ 24 0 8 days False
FRAN ALLISON ......... debuts on TV with the puppets Kukla & Ollie. 1948 1948   24/0 Allison, Fran True False False % 24 0 9 days False
JACK DEMPSEY ......... wins heavyweight boxing title in 4 rounds over Willard. 1919 ->25/4 1919   24/0 Dempsey, Jack True False True c 24 0 10 days False
KARL FRIEDRICH GAUSS . proves that every number is a product of primes 1 way. 1801 ->56/10 1801   24/0 Gauss, Karl Friedrich False False True s 24 0 11 days False
GEORGE FOREMAN ....... KOs Joe Frazier to win heavyweight boxing title. 1973 ->25/2 1973   24/0 Foreman, George True True True c 24 0 12 days False
DEAN TORRANCE ........ teams up with Jan to sing DEAD MAN'S CURVE. 1964 1964   24/0 Torrance, Dean True False True @ 24 0 13 days False
ELMER MAYTAG ......... manufactures the first washing machine in the USA. 1907 1907   24/0 Maytag, Elmer True False True b 24 0 14 days False
PATTY HILL ........... writes the most popular song ever HAPPY BIRTHDAY. 1893 1893   24/0 Hill, Patty True False False @ 24 0 15 days False
JACQUELINE KENNEDY ... marries John in publicized "marriage of decade". 1953 ->31/5 1953   24/0 Kennedy, Jacqueline True False False y 24 0 16 days False
STEFFI GRAF ......... wins her 5th Wimbledon singles title. 1993 1993   24/0 Graf, Steffi False False False c 24 0 17 days False
MAUREEN MCGOVERN ..... wins a Gold-Record Award for THE MORNING AFTER. 1973 1973   24/0 McGovern, Maureen True False False @ 24 0 18 days False
SID LUCKMAN .......... quarterbacks Bears to 73-0 rout over Redskins. 1940 1940   24/0 Luckman, Sid True False True c 24 0 19 days False
BOOKER T. JONES ...... releases the rock LP--BEST OF BOOKER T. & THE MG'S. 1968 1968   24/0 Jones, Booker T. True True True @ 24 0 20 days False
WAYNE WILLIAMS ....... is convicted of numerous child murders in Atlanta. 1982 1982   24/0 Williams, Wayne True True True o 24 0 21 days False
EBENEZER ZANE ........ builds the first town on the Ohio River--Wheeling. 1772 1772   24/0 Zane, Ebenezer True False True p 24 0 22 days False
ROBERT TAYLOR ........ stars in MAGNIFICENT OBSESSION with "perfect profile". 1935 ->55/0 1935   24/0 Taylor, Robert True False True e 24 0 23 days False
ROGER CLEMENS ........ strikes out a record 20 baseball players in one game. 1986 ->25/3 1986   24/0 Clemens, Roger True False True c 24 0 24 days False
GARY COOPER .......... appears as a cowpoke in first major cinematic role. 1926 ->40/9 1926   24/0 Cooper, Gary True False True e 24 0 25 days False
CALAMITY JANE ........ settles down in Deadwood as Wild Bill's friend. 1876 ->51/2 1876 * 24/0 Calamity Jane (Martha Burke) True False False o 24 0 26 days False
ROY ORBISON .......... releases his first hit song ONLY THE LONELY. 1960 ->25/0 1960   24/0 Orbison, Roy True False True @ 24 0 27 days False
CHEECH MARIN ......... escapes to Canada to beat draft and meets Tommy Chong. 1970 1970 * 24/0 Marin, Cheech True False True e 24 0 28 days False
IRENE CARA ........... releases her hit song FLASHDANCE...WHAT A FEELING. 1983 1983   24/0 Cara, Irene True False False @ 24 0 29 days False
GUILLAUME APOLLINAIRE. coins the term "surrealism" as avant-garde writer. 1904 ->38/2 1904   24/0 Apollinaire, Guillaume False False False l 24 0 30 days False
SUZY CHAFFEE ......... becomes captain of the U.S. Olympic ski team. 1968 1968   24/1 Chaffee, Suzy True True False c 24 1 0 days False
STANLEY KETCHEL ...... is retired from boxing by an angry husband's bullet. 1910 1910   24/1 Ketchel, Stanley True False True c 24 1 1 day False
BOBBY FREEMAN ........ releases hit song C'MON AND SWIM. 1964 1964   24/1 Freeman, Bobby True False True @ 24 1 2 days False
ANNE MURRAY .......... releases her pop song SNOWBIRD in U.S. 1970 ->29/1 1970   24/1 Murray, Anne False False False @ 24 1 3 days False
LEE HARVEY OSWALD .... sharpshoots President Kennedy on Dallas street. 1963 1963   24/1 Oswald, Lee Harvey True False True o 24 1 4 days False
JEAN BALUKAS ......... wins seventh straight title as U.S. billiards champion. 1983 1983   24/1 Balukas, Jean True False True c 24 1 5 days False
LYNN ANDERSON ........ wins Country Music Award as Female Vocalist of the Year. 1971 1971   24/1 Anderson, Lynn True False False @ 24 1 6 days False
BROOKE SHIELDS ....... stars in the title role of movie BRENDA STARR. 1989 1989   24/1 Shields, Brooke True False False e 24 1 7 days False
WALTER REED .......... gains a commission in the Army Medical Corps. 1875 ->48/9 1875   24/1 Reed, Walter True False True z 24 1 8 days False
FELIX MENDELSSOHN .... writes music for stage in DER STAND HAFFE PRINZ. 1833 ->24/2 1833   24/1 Mendelssohn, Felix False False True m 24 1 9 days False
BORIS PASTERNAK ...... publishes first volume THE TWIN IN THE CLOUDS. 1914 ->54/10 1914   24/1 Pasternak, Boris False False True l 24 1 10 days False
MAXINE ANDREWS ....... stars with sisters in WWII musical PRIVATE BUCKAROO. 1942 1942   24/1 Andrews, Maxine True False False @ 24 1 11 days False
BOB BEAR HITE ........ sings with Canned Heat GOIN' UP THE COUNTRY. 1969 1969   24/1 Hite, Bob Bear True False True @ 24 1 12 days False
MARQUIS DE LAFAYETTE . helps General Washington defeat Cornwallis at Yorktown. 1781 ->25/10 1781   24/1 LaFayette, Marquis de False False True w 24 1 13 days False
MATTHEW BRODERICK .... stars in film FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF. 1986 1986   24/1 Broderick, Matthew True False True e 24 1 14 days False
JOHNNY LEE ........... sings popular hit LOOKIN' FOR LOVE. 1980 1980   24/1 Lee, Johnny True False True @ 24 1 15 days False
LUIGI BOCCHERINI ..... publishes his first of many string quartets. 1767 1767   24/1 Boccherini, Luigi False False True m 24 1 16 days False
SADE ................. debuts million-selling DIAMOND LIFE as Nigerian singer. 1984 1984   24/1 Sade False True False @ 24 1 17 days False
ALEXANDER POPE ....... authors urbane satire in THE RAPE OF THE LOCK. 1712 ->25/2 1712   24/1 Pope, Alexander False False True l 24 1 18 days False
MARILYN MCCOO ........ wins a Grammy Award with 5th Dimension--UP, UP & AWAY. 1967 1967   24/1 McCoo, Marilyn True False True @ 24 1 19 days False
DAVE DE BUSSCHERE .... becomes youngest basketball coach in NBA history. 1964 1964   24/1 DeBusschere, Dave True False True c 24 1 20 days False
MARTIN LAPRENA ...... stars in his first movie DO THE RIGHT THING. 1989 1989   24/1 Laprena, Martin True True True e 24 1 21 days False
JOHN TRAVOLTA ........ sings with Olivia YOU'RE THE ONE THAT I WANT. 1978 ->26/3 1978   24/1 Travolta, John True False True @ 24 1 22 days False
HAMLIN GARLAND ....... moves to Boston to pursue a literary career. 1884 ->28/11 1884   24/1 Garland, Hamlin True False True l 24 1 23 days False
H.P. LOVECRAFT ....... publishes his first book of terror and dark fantasy. 1916 ->46/6 1916   26/1 Lovecraft, H.P. True False True l 24 1 24 days False
PHILIPPE PETIT ....... walks tight rope between two of NY Twin Towers. 1974 1974   24/1 Petit, Phillipe False False True u 24 1 25 days False
JIM JEFFRIES ......... outboxes Fitzsimmons to win heavyweight title. 1899 ->35/2 1899   24/1 Jeffries, Jim True False True c 24 1 26 days False
WILLIAM MORRIS ....... publishes his best poetry in THE DEFENSE OF GUENEVERE. 1858 ->42/6 1858   24/1 Morris, William False False True l 24 1 27 days False
JULIA ROBERTS ............ wins a Golden Globe Award / best actress for PRETTY WOMAN. 1991 1991   24/1 Roberts, Julia True False False e 24 1 28 days False
FATS DOMINO .......... sings his first number one song GOIN' HOME. 1952 ->28/0 1952   24/1 Domino, Fats False False False % 24 1 29 days False
VLAD THE IMPALER ..... assumes the Walachan throne in Transylvania. 1456 ->30/10 1456 ** 24/1 Vlad the Impaler (Dracula) False False True q 24 1 30 days False
SENDRA BERENSON ..… establishes the rules for girl's basketball-- at Smith College. 1892 1892   24/2 Berenson, Sendra True False False c 24 2 0 days False
BOB DYLAN ............ breaks into the top ten with LIKE A ROLLING STONE. 1965 ->24/4 1965   24/2 Dylan, Bob True False True @ 24 2 1 day False
ANDRE AGASSI ............. wins the men's tennis title at the U.S. Open. 1994 1994   24/2 Agassi, Andre True False True c 24 2 2 days False
GORDIE HOWE .......... is named hockey's MVP for first of six times. 1952 ->43/2 1952   24/2 Howe, Gordie False False True c 24 2 3 days False
ANTOINE-JEROME BALARD. discovers the chemical named bromine. 1826 1826   24/2 Balard, Antoine-Jerome False False True s 24 2 4 days False
C.S. BABOSA .......... becomes first person to survive the disease of rabies. 1968 1968 * 24/2 Babosa, C.S. False False False x 24 2 5 days False
WHITNEY HOUSTON ...... sings platinum-hit I WANNA DANCE WITH SOMEBODY. 1987 ->27/10 1987   24/2 Houston, Whitney True True False @ 24 2 6 days False
ISAAC PITMAN ......... authors first shorthand book STENOGRAPHIC SOUNDS. 1837 1837   24/2 Pitman, Isaac False False True i 24 2 7 days False
RON CEY .............. appears in his first baseball game, as "the Penguin". 1972 1972   24/2 Cey, Ron True False True c 24 2 8 days False
DAVID BERKOWITZ ...... is captured in New York as Son of Sam killer. 1977 ->25/11 1977   24/2 Berkowitz, David True False True o 24 2 9 days False
FELIX MENDELSSOHN .... premieres his SYMPHONY #4 ITALIAN. 1833 ->25/10 1833   24/2 Mendelssohn, Felix False False True m 24 2 10 days False
MARCUS GARVEY ........ founds the Universal Negro Improvement Association. 1911 ->40/3 1911   24/2 Garvey, Marcus True True True h 24 2 11 days False
BETSY METCALF ........ weaves the first straw hat in America. 1798 1798 ** 24/2 Metcalf, Betsy True False False i 24 2 12 days False
WAYNE GRETZKY ........ leads Edmonton to second straight Stanley Cup win. 1985 ->26/2 1985   24/2 Gretzky, Wayne False False True c 24 2 13 days False
RAPHAEL .............. is called by the Pope to paint STANZE in Vatican. 1508 ->28/8 1508 ** 24/2 Raphael False False True a 24 2 14 days False
JENNIE CHURCHILL ..... ceases social activities long enough to bear Winston. 1874 ->67/5 1874   24/2 Churchill, Jennie (Lady) True False True y 24 2 15 days False
ARTHUR BROWN ......... sings rock song FIRE as Crazy World of Arthur Brown. 1968 1968   24/2 Brown, Arthur True True True @ 24 2 16 days False
SIRHAN SIRHAN ........ shoots dead Robert Kennedy in Los Angeles. 1968 ->25/1 1968   24/2 Sirhan, Sirhan False False True o 24 2 17 days False
NANCY KERRIGAN .......... gets whacked in the knee by agent of rival Tonya. 1994 1994   24/2 Kerrigtan, Nancy True False False c 24 2 18 days False
RICHARD BONG ......... shoots down 40 enemy planes in 3 hours, as US ace. 1944 ->24/10 1944   24/2 Bong, Richard True False True w 24 2 19 days False
IAN ANDERSON ......... records AQUALUNG, his fourth LP with Jethro Tull. 1971 1971   24/2 Anderson, Ian True False True @ 24 2 20 days False
JOSE CANSECO ......... becomes first in baseball with 40 homers / 40 stolen bases. 1988 1988   24/2 Canseco, Jose True False True c 24 2 21 days False
JOHNNY CASH .......... records his first hit I WALK THE LINE. 1956 ->36/0 1956   24/2 Cash, Johnny True False True @ 24 2 22 days False
ELVIS COSTELLO ....... releases his record album ARMED FORCES. 1979 1979   24/2 Costello, Elvis False False True @ 24 2 23 days False
JANE MCCREA .......... becomes American revolutionary martyr, after scalping. 1777 1777   24/2 McCrea, Jane True False False x 24 2 24 days False
MICHAEL JACKSON ...... teams with McCartney to sing THE GIRL IS MINE. 1982 ->24/4 1982   24/2 Jackson, Michael True True True @ 24 2 25 days False
ALESSANDRO VOLTA ..... demonstrates static electricity with electrophorus. 1769 ->55/2 1769 * 24/2 Volta, Alessandro False False True s 24 2 26 days False
DUSTY SPRINGFIELD .... sings the hit WISHIN' & HOPIN'. 1964 1964   24/2 Springfield, Dusty False False False @ 24 2 27 days False
JACKIE GLEASON ....... debuts on Broadway with KEEP OFF THE GRASS. 1940 ->39/2 1940   24/2 Gleason, Jackie True False True e 24 2 28 days False
ANTHONY FOKKER ....... builds the first of his fighter planes used in World War I. 1914 1914   24/2 Fokker, Anthony False False True b 24 2 29 days False
JUSTIN MARTYR ........ abandons paganism to embrace the new Christianity. 139 AD ->50/7 139 *** 24/2 Justin Martyr False False True r 24 2 30 days False
CHARLES B. BROWN ..... writes of Indians & romance as 1st pro author in USA. 1795 ->27/6 1795   24/3 Brown, Charles B. True False True l 24 3 0 days False
LITTLE RICHARD ....... sings the big pop hit KANSAS CITY. 1959 ->25/2 1959   24/3 Little Richard True True True @ 24 3 1 day False
THERESE OF LISIEUX ... dies as "greatest saint of modern times". 1897 1897   24/3 Therese of Lieieux, Saint False False False r 24 3 2 days False
WILT CHAMBERLAIN ..... makes most rebounds in one basketball game--55. 1960 ->24/7 1960   24/3 Chamberlain, Wilt True True True c 24 3 3 days False
JOSEPH SMITH ......... founds Church of Jesus Christ & Latter Day Saints. 1830 ->29/3 1830   24/3 Smith, Joseph True False True r 24 3 4 days False
GROVER C. ALEXANDER .. breaks into baseball, pitching for Phillies. 1911 ->37/6 1911   24/3 Alexander, Grover Cleveland True False True c 24 3 5 days False
ALEXANDRE DUMAS ...... produces the play LA DAME AUX CAMELIAS. 1848 ->62/11 1848   24/3 Dumas, Alexandre # False False True l 24 3 6 days False
BILL ANDERSON ........ raids border towns killing civilians during Civil War. 1864 1864   24/3 Anderson, Bloody Bill True False True o 24 3 7 days False
ARNOLD PALMER ........ wins the U.S. Amateur Golf Tournament. 1954 ->28/6 1954   24/3 Palmer, Arnold True False True c 24 3 8 days False
JOHN KAY ............. sings BORN TO BE WILD with Steppenwolf. 1968 1968   24/3 Kay, John True False True @ 24 3 9 days False
MICHAEL JACKSON ...... sings his smash hit BEAT IT. 1983 ->24/4 1983   24/3 Jackson, Michael True True True @ 24 3 10 days False
GOLDIE HAWN .......... wins Oscar as Best Support Actress in CACTUS FLOWER. 1970 ->34/10 1970   24/3 Hawn, Goldie True False False e 24 3 11 days False
DUANE ALLMAN ......... records with brothers a live album at Fillmore East. 1971 1971   24/3 Allman, Duane True False True @ 24 3 12 days False
JULIA TYLER .......... weds the U.S. president in a secret ceremony. 1844 1844   24/3 Tyler, Julia Gardiner True False False y 24 3 13 days False
FREDDIE GARRITY ...... sings #1 hit I'M TELLING YOU NOW with Dreamers. 1965 1965   24/3 Garrity, Freddie False False True @ 24 3 14 days False
EDDIE FISHER ......... sings the million-seller OH MY PAPA. 1953 ->26/6 1953   24/3 Fisher, Eddie True False True @ 24 3 15 days False
QUIBILAH SHABAZZ ........ is charged with hiring hit man to kill Farrakhan. 1995 1995   24/3 Shabazz, Quibilah True True False o 24 3 16 days False
SACAGAWEA ............ dies at Omaha, guiding no more expeditions. 1812 1812 * 24/3 Sacagawea True True False p 24 3 17 days False
BILLY BISHOP ......... shoots down 72nd German plane as Canadian flying ace. 1918 1918   24/3 Bishop, Billy False False True w 24 3 18 days False
JEFFERY KRAMER ....... survives the 250' leap from George Washington Bridge. 1968 1968 * 24/3 Kramer, Jeffery True False True u 24 3 19 days False
GIUSEPPE GARIBALDI ... fights in abortive Italian uprising at Piedmont. 1834 ->40/9 1834   24/3 Garibaldi, Giuseppe False False True w 24 3 20 days False
HARRY REAMS .......... stars pornographically in film DEEP THROAT. 1972 1972   24/3 Reams, Harry True False True e 24 3 21 days False
JOHN CLARKSON ........ pitches his 53rd win of baseball season. 1885 1885   24/3 Clarkson, John True False True c 24 3 22 days False
JIM THORPE ........... wins Olympic decathlon & pentathlon in Stockholm. 1912 ->24/7 1912   24/3 Thorpe, Jim True True True c 24 3 23 days False
GARY PUCKETT ......... organizes the pop group named Union Gap. 1967 ->25/1 1967   24/3 Puckett, Gary True False True @ 24 3 24 days False
LORENA BOBBITT ............. goes to trial for cutting of husband's penis with kitchen knife. 1994 1994   24/3 Bobbit, Lorena True False False o 24 3 25 days False
ERIC DICKERSON ....... sets NFL record, rushing for 2105th yard of season. 1984 1984   24/3 Dickerson, Eric True True True c 24 3 26 days False
FRANKIE VALLI ........ sings with Four Seasons the #1 hit LET'S HANG ON. 1966 1966   24/3 Valli, Frankie True False True @ 24 3 27 days False
MARY BALL WASHINGTON . gives birth to first of five children, George. 1732 1732   24/3 Washington, Mary Ball True False False y 24 3 28 days False
ELVIN HAYES .......... leads the National Basketball Assn. with most points scored. 1969 1969   24/3 Hayes, Elvin True True True c 24 3 29 days False
BUD FISHER ........... creates comic strip MUTT & JEFF, first regular series. 1908 1908   24/3 Fisher, Bud True False True j 24 3 30 days False
SMILEY BURNETTE ...... stars as Gene Autry's sidekick in first of 81 films. 1935 1935   24/4 Burnette, Smiley True False True e 24 4 0 days False
ALARIC I *..........… becomes the powerful king of plundering Visigoths. 396 AD ->39/5 396 ** 24/4 Alaric I False False True q 24 4 1 day False
OSCAR MAYER .......... founds a meat packing company in Chicago. 1883 1883 * 24/4 Mayer, Oscar True False True b 24 4 2 days False
JOAN FONTAIN ......... wins an Oscar as Best Actress for SUSPICION. 1942 1942   24/4 Fontain, Joan True False False e 24 4 3 days False
STEVE PREFONTAINE .... dies as champion long-distance runner. 1975 1975   24/4 Prefontaine, Steve True False True c 24 4 4 days False
TOM HANKS ............ appears in the movie BOSOM BUDDIES. 1980 ->27/9 1980   24/4 Hanks, Tom True False True e 24 4 5 days False
GEORGE MICHAEL ....... releases #1 hit song FAITH. 1988 ->25/0 1988   24/4 Michael, George True False True @ 24 4 6 days False
MARCEL MARCEAU ....... assumes the world-famous mime character--"Bip". 1947 1947 * 24/4 Marceau, Marcel False False True e 24 4 7 days False
ANNE OF CLEVES *....… enters into a six-month marriage with King Henry VIII. 1540 1540   24/4 Anne of Cleves False False False q 24 4 8 days False
GRACE KELLY .......... appears in Hitchcock's REAR WINDOW. 1954 ->25/4 1954   24/4 Kelly, Grace True False False e 24 4 9 days False
FREDERICK DOUGLASS ... delivers his 1st speech before the Anti-Slavery Society.1841 ->38/10 1841   24/4 Douglass, Frederick True True True r 24 4 10 days False
HOMER LEA ............ becomes the chief of staff to Sun Yat-Sen. 1900 1900   24/4 Lea, Homer True True True g 24 4 11 days False
MAY CLARKE ........... stars in PUBLIC ENEMY with Cagney and grapefruit in face. 1935 1935   24/4 Clarke, May True False False e 24 4 12 days False
MAXIM GORKY .......... publishes first work MAKER CHANDRA. 1892 ->34/7 1892   24/4 Gorky, Maxim False False True l 24 4 13 days False
KING FREDERICK I ..... becomes king of the Holy Roman Empire. 1147 1147 ** 24/4 Frederick I the Redhaired False False True q 24 4 14 days False
FRANK BEAL ........... invents paddle tennis in a church gymnasium. 1921 1921   24/4 Beal, Frank True False True i 24 4 15 days False
KATSUMI SUZUKI ....... turns 51 straight quadruple rope jumps. 1975 1975   24/4 Suzuki, Katsumi False True True u 24 4 16 days False
AMY ALCOTT ........... golfs to victory in U.S. Open on LPGA. 1980 1980   24/4 Alcott, Amy True False