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1836
Release: Arc de Triomphe is inauguratedArc de Triomphe is inaugurated (1836)Top 10 French Tourist Attractions

1883
Birthday of Benito MussoliniBirthday of Benito Mussolini (1883)Benito Mussolini: Biography of Fascist Italy's Dictator
Top 10 Ruthless Dictators

1921
Adolf Hitler becomes leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party Adolf Hitler becomes leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (1921)World War II: The Rise of Hitler - Biography

1953
Birthday of Geddy LeeBirthday of Geddy Lee from Rush (1953).Top 10 Rock Bassists
Top 10 Trio Bands in Rock
Top 10 Instrumental Songs: Classic Rock and Roll

1954
Release: The Lord of the Rings is publishedThe Lord of the Rings is published (1954).Top 10 Notes: Lord of the Rings

1958
NASA established NASA established (1958)Space Race: 20th Century Timeline and Firsts

1962
Birthday of Carl CoxBritish house music DJ and producer Carl Cox is bornTop 10 Superstar EDM DJs and Producers of All Time

1972
Birthday of Wil Wheaton Birthday of Wil Wheaton (1972)Top 10 Star Trek: The Next Generation Episodes
Star Trek Franchise Retrospective

1973
Birthday of Boyz II Men's Wanya Morris Birthday of Wanya Morris [Boyz II Men] (1973)The History of Boyz II Men

1974
Birthday of Josh RadnorBirthday of Josh Radnor (1974)Top 10 How I Met Your Mother Running Gags

1974
Death of Mama CassDeath of Mama Cass (1974).Another Top 10 Most Shocking Music Myths

1976
David Berkowitz commits first murderIn New York City, David Berkowitz (aka the Son of Sam) commits his first murder (1976)Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America (REDUX)
Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America: Part 1
Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America: Part 2

1976
Death of Mickey CohenDeath of Mickey Cohen, a Jewish mafia member and kingpin on the Sunset Strip (1976)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters

1981
Royal Wedding of Prince Charles and Princess DianaRoyal Wedding of Prince Charles and Princess Diana (1981)Royal Weddings Past and Present: From Princess Diana to Prince William
Top 10 Televised Events of All Time
Princess Diana Biography: Life and Death

1983
Release: National Lampoon's VacationThe film National Lampoon's Vacation is released (1983)Top 10 Movie Hillbillies
Top 10 Ferraris from Movies and TV
Top 10 Movie Dads

1991
Release: Enter Sandman by Metallica is releasedEnter Sandman by Metallica is released (1991).Top 10 Workout Songs

1994
Release: The MaskThe film The Mask is released (1994)Top 10 Hilarious Jim Carrey Moments

1998
Release: The NegotiatorThe film The Negotiator is released (1998)Top 10 Trailers That Ruined the Movie
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