King of Swords
Today is Day 188 of 2023
Edward I, King of England dies near the Scottish border at Burgh by Sands, Cumberland, England.
Painter, illustrator, caricaturist and print maker Félicien Rops born in Namur, Belgium.
Mary Surratt and three other conspirators are hanged for complicity in the Lincoln assassination.
Movie Director George Cukor (The Philadelphia Story) born in New York City.
Italian film director Vittorio De Sica (Bicycle Thieves) born in Sora, Italy.
Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Satchel Paige born in Mobile, Alabama.
Science fiction writer Robert A. Heinlein (Stranger in a Strange Land) born in Butler, Missouri.
Blues pianist Pinetop Perkins born in Belzoni, Mississippi.
Beatle Ringo Starr born in Liverpool, England.
Elvis Presley makes his radio debut when WHBQ Memphis played his record That's All Right.
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