William the Conqueror was crowned King of England.
French Impressionist painter Pierre Auguste Renoir born in Limoges, France.
Italian opera tenor Enrico Caruso born in Naples, Italy.
Indian spiritual master Meher Baba born in Pune, India.
He claimed to be an Avatar - a God in human form.
Novelist Anthony Burgess (a href=https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Clockwork_Orange_(novel) target=_blank>A Clockwork Orange) born in Manchester England.
French serial killer and notorious bluebeard, Henri Dé siré Landru, keeps his date with Madame La Guillotine.
Musician George Harrison (The Beatles) born in Liverpool, England.
Humorist Jack Handey born in San Antonio, Texas
Poets Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes meet for the first time at a party in a London bar.
Cassius Clay beats Sonny Liston for the heavyweight boxing championship of the world.
The Beatles begin filming their 2nd feature film Help!.
The working title for the film was Eight Arms to Hold You.
Painter Mark Rothko commits suicide in New York City.
Playwright Tennessee Williams found dead in the Hotel Elysée in New York.
Williams had choked to death on a the plastic bottle cap.