Christian philosopher St. Augustine of Hippo born in Numidia in North Africa.
A Viennese butcher named Johann George Lehner invents a recipe for the frankfurter.
Scottish-born writer Robert Louis Stevenson (Treasure Island) born in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Character actor Jack Elam (Rio Lobo) born in Miami, AZ.
Actress Jean Seberg (Breathless) born in Marshalltown, Iowa.
Walt Disney releases Fantasia.
The musical Hair opens in New York City.
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C.
Tim Berners-Lee writes the first web page.
Islamist terrorist attacks in Paris, France including multiple shootings, explosions in the 10th & 11th arrondissement killing 130 people and injuring 368 others.
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