Author Nathaniel West (Day of the Locust) born in New York.
Playwright Arthur Miller (The Crucible) born in New York.
Movie star Rita Hayworth, born in Brooklyn, New York.
Film star Montgomery Clift born in Omaha, Nebraska.
Journalist and author Jimmy Breslin (The Gang that Couldn't Shoot Straight) born in New York City
Daredevil Evel Knievel born in Butte, Montana.
Politcal cartoonist Jeff MacNelly born in New York City.
San Francisco Bay area was hit by a severe earthquake during a World Series Game between the Oakland A's and the San Francisco Giants.
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French Republican Calendar
Vendémiaire 26 Aubergine