Entertainer Sophie "Last of the Red-Hot Mammas" Tucker born somewhere in Csarist Russia.
Armenian mystic George Gurdjieff born in Alexandropol, Russia.
Irish writer James Joyce (Ulysses) passes away in Zurich, Switzerland following surgery.
He was 58 years old.
Wham-O Company produces the first Frisbee.
TV comedian Ernie Kovacs is killed in a car crash in West Los Angeles.
The Beatles release I Wanna Hold Your Hand in the US.
Singer Johnny Cash performs live Folsom State prison in California.
The performance will produce the hit album At Folsom Prison.
Super Bowl VIII - Dolphins beat the Vikings 24-7 in Houston in Rice Stadium.
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French Republican Calendar
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