Bonnie Parker, of Bonnie and Clyde fame, born in Rowena, Texas.
Black Sox Scandal World Series begins as a best of nine series.
The White Sox intentionally throw the series to satisfy gamblers.
Thirty-ninth President of the US, Jimmy Carter born in Plains, Georgia.
Esquire magazine begins publication.
Singer, actress Julie Andrews (Throughly Modern Millie) born in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England.
Photographer Annie Leibovitz born in Westport, Connecticut.
Jackie Gleason's The Honeymooners premieres.
New York Yankees Roger Maris broke Babe Ruth's baseball home run record of 60.
Johnny Carson begins hosting the Tonight show on NBC-TV.
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