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World UFO DayWorld UFO DayWorld UFO Day: Celebrate Conspiracy and Mystery

1937
Disappearance of Amelia EarhartAmelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan are last heard from over the Pacific Ocean while attempting to make the first equatorial round-the-world flight (1937)Top 10 Aviation Mysteries
Top 10 Dead People Rumored to be Alive
Top 10 Famous Disappearances
Amelia Earhart: Life and Disappearance

1939
Birthday of Paul Williams of The TemptationsBirthday of Paul Williams of The Temptations (1939)Top 10 Decade Defining Musical Acts: 1960s

1947
Roswell Incident in New MexicoRoswell Incident, New Mexico, USA. A UFO apparently crash-landed on a ranch, and debris with strange markings and unusual properties was found. The U.S. Air Force claimed it was just a weather balloon (1947)Top 10 Hoaxes
World UFO Day: Celebrate Conspiracy and Mystery

1957
Birthday of Bret The Hitman HartBirthday of Bret The Hitman Hart (1957)Top 10 Wrestling Catchphrases
Top 10 Wrestlers

1961
Death of Ernest HemingwayDeath of Ernest Hemingway (1961)Top 10 Notes: The Old Man and the Sea

1962
First Walmart store was openedFirst Walmart Discount City store oepend at 719 Walnut Ave. in Rogers, Arkansas (1962).Top 10 Iconic American Businesses

1964
Lyndon B. Johnson signs Civil Rights ActU.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Civil Rights Act of 1964 meant to prohibit segregation in public places (1964)Top 10 Defining Moments of 1960s America
History of the Civil Rights Movement

1971
Release: ShaftThe film Shaft is released (1971)Top 10 Coolest Movie Characters

1980
Release: Airplane!The film Airplane! is released (1980)Top 10 Greatest Airplane Movies

1982
Release: The Secret of NIMHThe film The Secret of NIMH is released (1982)Top 10 Creepy Kids Movies

1985
Birthday of Ashley Tisdale Birthday of Ashley Tisdale (1985)Ashley Tisdale Suddenly Music Video
Ashley Tisdale's Music Video Part 2
Making of Ashley Tisdale's Music Videos
Ashley Tisdale Album Photoshoot
Sneak Peak at Ashley Tisdale's 1st Solo Recording
Behind the Scenes of High School Musical

1985
The TV series The Jeffersons airs its last episodeThe TV series The Jeffersons airs its last episode (1985)Top 10 Married Sitcom Couples
Top 10 TV Theme Songs (with Words)

1986
Birthday of Lindsay LohanBirthday of Lindsay Lohan (1986).Top 10 Celebrity Falls from Grace
Lindsay Lohan Biography: From The Parent Trap to the Courtroom
Top 10 Lip Sync Fails
Top 10 Actors Who Crashed As Musicians

1986
Release: The Great Mouse Detective is releasedThe Great Mouse Detective is released (1986)Top 10 Disney Villain Songs
Another Top 10 Animated Disney Villains

1990
Release: Vanilla Ice's Ice Ice Baby is releasedVanilla Ice's Ice Ice Baby is released (1990).Top 10 Cheesiest One-Hit Wonders of the 1990s

1996
Release: Independence DayThe film Independence Day is released (1996)Top 10 Aerial Movie Dogfights

1996
Release: Independence Day is releasedThe film Independence Day is released to theaters (1996)Top 10 City Destruction Scenes in Movies
Top 10 Movie Battle Speeches
Top 10 Movie Hillbillies
Top 10 Fictional Movie Presidents

1997
Death of James StewartDeath of James Stewart (1997)Top 10 Ultimate Decade Defining Actors

1997
Death of Jimmy StewartDeath of Jimmy Stewart (1997)Top 10 Director-Actor Partnerships

1997
Release: Men in BlackThe film Men in Black is released (1997)Top 10 On-Foot Movie Chases

2002
Steve Fossett circumnavigates the world solo in a balloon American businessman and adventurer Steve Fossett became the first person to circumnavigate the world solo in a balloon (2002)The History of Aviation

2003
Release: Terminator 3: Rise of the MachinesThe film Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines is released (2003)Top 10 Comedic Moments In Action Films

2008
Release: HancockThe film Hancock is released (2008)Top 10 Movie Characters That Can Fly

2010
Release: The Last AirbenderThe film The Last Airbender is released (2010)Top 10 Worst 3D Movies
Top 10 Anticipated But Disappointing Movies
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