If God didn't want men to hunt, he wouldn't have given him plaid shirts ~ Johnny Carson
King Henry III of England born in Winchester Castle, Hampshire, England.
Painter Lucas Cranach the Younger born in Wittenberg, Germany.
The Coverdale Bible is printed becoming the first translation into English ogf the Bible.
Queen Mary I of England (known to some as 'Bloody Mary') is crowned in Westminster Abbey.
Louis Untermeyer born in New York City.
He was fourteenth Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress.
Yosemite National Park is established.
Ford Model T automobiles goes on sale at a price of $825.
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.
Author Alvin Toffler (Future Shock) born in New York City.
Actor and singer Richard Harris (Camelot) born in Limerick, Ireland.
Esquire magazine begins publication.
Singer, actress Julie Andrews (Throughly Modern Millie) born in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England.
The People's Republic of China is founded.
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.
The third and final boxing match between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier is fought in Quezon City, Philippines.
The fight, known as the Thrilla in Manila, was won by Ali on a technical knockout in the 14th round.
Sony and Phillips introduce the compact disc in Japan.
WikiLeaks is born.
A man opens fire from the 32nd floor of Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas killing 58 and injuring 869 during a country music festival on the Las Vegas strip.
When you get to the top of the mountain, keep climbing. ~ Zen Proverb