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1936
Birthday of Yves Saint Laurent Birthday: Yves Saint Laurent (1936) Profile On Legendary Designer Yves Saint Laurent

1942
Birthday of Jerry GarciaBirthday of Jerry Garcia (1942).Top 10 Grammy Snubs
History of the Grateful Dead

1954
Release: Rear Window is releasedRear Window is released (1954)Top 10 Movies of the 1950s

1959
Birthday of Def Leppard's Joe ElliottBirthday of Def Leppard's Joe Elliott (1959).Top 10 Hard Rock Guitar Riffs
Top 10 Hard Rock Bands of the 1980s
The History of Def Leppard

1960
Birthday of Chuck D of Public EnemyBirthday of Chuck D [Public Enemy] (1960)Public Enemy: History of the Hip Hop Group
Top 10 Rap Groups and Crews

1960
Debut of Kite-Man.Debut of Kite-Man. This Batman villain first appeared in Batman #133 and used Kites to commit crimes around Gotham City.Top 10 Worst DC Supervillains

1966
The tower shooting at the University of Texas at Austin takes place.Charles Whitman kills 14 at the tower shooting at the University of Texas at Austin.Top 10 Infamous Mass Shootings in the U.S.

1981
MTV begins broadcasting in the United States and airs its first videoMTV begins broadcasting in the United States and airs its first video (1981)Top 10 Trends of the 1980s
Top 10 Defining Moments of 1980s America
The History of MTV

1995
The first Victoria's Secret Fashion ShowThe first Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is held at the Plaza Hotel in New York City (1995)Victoria's Secret Inspired Makeup

2000
Release: Space CowboysThe film Space Cowboys is released (2000)Top 10 Astronaut Movies

2003
Release: GigliThe film Gigli is released (2003)Top 10 Comeback Performances
Top 10 Worst Movies of All Time

2008
Release: The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon EmperorThe film The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor is released (2008)Top 10 Movie Treasure Hunters

2014
Release: Guardians of the GalaxyRelease of the film adaptation of Guardians of the Galaxy.Superhero Origins: Guardians Of The Galaxy
Supervillain Origins: The Collector
Top 10 Superhero Teams
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