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1943
Birthday of Robert De NiroBirthday of Robert De Niro (1943)Top 10 Ultimate Decade Defining Actors
Top 10 Director-Actor Partnerships
Top 10 Actors Who Swear the Most
Top 10 Actors Who Always Die Onscreen
Top 10 Actor Body Transformations
Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters

1944
Birthday of Larry EllisonBirthday: Larry Ellison (1944) The Next Talisman of Tech World

1945
Release: Animal Farm is publishedAnimal Farm is published (1945)Top 10 Notes: Animal Farm

1959
Kind of Blue by Miles Davis is released Kind of Blue by Miles Davis, the much acclaimed and highly influential best selling jazz recording of all time, is released (1959) Jazz Trumpeter Miles Davis: History and Influence

1960
Birthday of Sean PennBirthday of Sean Penn (1960)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters
Top 10 Hot-Headed Actors
Top 10 Angry U.S. Liberals

1969
Birthday of NKOTB's Donnie WahlbergBirthday of Donnie Wahlberg [NKOTB] (1969)Interview With Donnie Wahlberg
Donnie Wahlberg Talks Twitter

1979
Release: Monty Python's Life of BrianThe film Monty Python's Life of Brian is released (1979)Top 10 Biblical Movies
Top 10 Monty Python Movie Moments
Top 10 Controversial Movies (EXPLICIT)

1982
Birthday of Mark Salling Birthday: Mark Salling (1982) Gleeks, Get Your Glee Facts and History Lesson

1983
Eddie Murphy Delirious is recordedEddie Murphy Delirious is recorded (1983)Top 10 Eddie Murphy Moments

1986
Pixar Animation Studios is foundedPixar Animation Studios is founded (1986).Top 10 Pixar Movies

1998
Bill Clinton admits that he had an improper physical relationship with Monica LewinskyLewinsky scandal: US President Bill Clinton admits he had an improper physical relationship with intern Monica Lewinsky (1998)Biography of Bill Clinton: Arkansas Governor to the Presidency
Top 10 Political Lies of All Time
Top 10 Defining Moments of 1990s America

2001
Release: Captain Corelli's MandolinThe film Captain Corelli's Mandolin is released (2001)Top 10 Worst Book-to-Film Adaptations
Top 10 Worst Movie Accents

2007
Release: Death at a FuneralThe film Death at a Funeral is released (2007)Top 10 Worst American Remakes of Foreign Movies

2007
Release: SuperbadThe film Superbad is released (2007)Top 10 Movie Comeback Lines
Top 10 Greatest Teen Movies
Top 10 Comedy Movie Clichés

2008
Michael Phelps becomes the 1st person to win eight gold medals in one Olympic Games American swimmer Michael Phelps becomes the first person to win eight gold medals in one Olympic Games (2008) Michael Phelps Biography: Beijing, London Olympics

2012
Release: The release of the movie ParaNorman.The film ParaNorman is released (2012)Top 10 Stop-Motion Animation Movies
Top 10 Computer Animated Movies Not Made By Pixar

2012
Release: Theatrical release of Expendables 2.It is a sequel to the 2010 action film The Expendables, and stars Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Chuck Norris, Randy Couture, Terry Crews, Liam Hemsworth, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bruce Willis, and Arnold Schwarzenegger. Top 10 Most Memorable Moments From the Cast of The Expendables 2
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