Yesterday Almanac Tomorrow

1628
French writer of fairy tales Charles Perrault (Cinderella) born in Paris.

1856

Artist John Singer Sargant born in Florence, Italy.

1876
Author Jack London (Call of the Wild) born in San Francisco.

1904
Blues singer and songwriter Mississippi Fred McDowell born in Rossville, Tennessee

1937
Actress Shirley Eaton born in London England.
Best known for her role as the Bond golden girl in the 1964 movie Goldfinger.

1941
British blues pioneer Long John Baldry born in London.

1949
Writer Haruki Murakami (The Wind-up Bird Chronicles) born in Kyoto, Japan.

1951
Radio personality Rush Limbaugh born in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

1966

Premiere on television of Batman on ABC.

1967
Dr. James Bedford becomes the first person to be cryonically preserved with intent of future reanimation.

1969

British rock band Led Zeppelin released their first record album, Led Zeppelin.


Super Bowl III - Jets beat the Colts 16-7 in the Orange Bowl in Miami.

1971
Television comedy All in the Family premieres on CBS.

1975

Super Bowl IX - Steelers beat the Vikings 16-6 in Tulane Stadium in New Orleans.

1992

Über computer HAL 9000 becomes operational (2001: A Space Odyssey).


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