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1914
Franz Ferdinand is assassinated in SarajevoFranz Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria and his wife Sophie are assassinated in Sarajevo by young Serbian nationalist Gavrilo Princip, the casus belli of World War I (1914)World War I - How Did It Start?

1919
Treaty of Versailles is signed Treaty of Versailles is signed (1919)World War I - Treaty of Versailles

1926
Birthday of Mel BrooksBirthday of Mel Brooks (1926)Top 10 Director-Actor Partnerships

1933
Birthday of Gene WilderBirthday of Gene Wilder (1933)Top 10 Director-Actor Partnerships

1946
Birthday of Gilda Radner Birthday of Gilda Radner (1946)Top 10 Female Comedians

1946
Release: Dead of NightThe film Dead of Night is released (1946)Top 10 Scary Movie Dolls

1956
Release: The King and IThe film The King and I is released (1956)Top 10 Movie Kings

1966
Birthday of John Cusack Birthday of John Cusack (1966)Top 10 Quirky Movie Pick-up Lines
The Unconventional Acting Career of John Cusack

1971
Birthday of Elon MuskBirthday of Elon Musk (1971)Top 10 Most Interesting Men in the World

1978
Release: Heaven Can WaitThe film Heaven Can Wait is released (1978)Top 10 Movie Angels

1981
Death of Terry Fox Death: Terry Fox (1981)Terry Fox: A Single Dream, A World Of Hope

1993
Death of GG AllinDeath of GG Allin (1993)Top 10 Controversial Figures in Rock History

1996
Release: The Nutty ProfessorThe film The Nutty Professor is released (1996)Top 10 Character Transformations in Movies
Top 10 Split Personality Movie Characters
Top 10 Mad Scientists

1996
Theatrical release of 'Striptease'.Theatrical release of 'Striptease'. This filmed starred Demi Moore as a former FBI secretary who becomes a stripper to afford her custody battle for her daughter.Top 10 Movie Stripteases

1997
Mike Tyson vs. Evander Holyfield II Fight takes placeMike Tyson vs. Evander Holyfield II Fight takes place, also called The Sound and the Fury (1997).Top 10 Unsportsmanlike Moments in Sports

2006
Release: Release of Black Holes and RevelationsRelease of Black Holes and Revelations (2006)Top 10 Muse Songs

2006
Release: Superman ReturnsThe film Superman Returns is released (2006)Batman VS. Superman

2007
The show Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip airs its last episodeThe show Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip airs its last episode (2007)Top 10 TV Shows Cancelled Too Soon

2009
The TV series Hung airs its first episodeThe TV series Hung airs its first episode (2009)Top 10 TV Shows You Shouldn't Watch with Your Parents

2013
Release: Release of White House DownRelease of White House Down (2013)Top 10 Jamie Foxx Performances

2013
Release: Theatrical release of the comedy 'The Heat'.Theatrical release of the comedy 'The Heat'. This film stars Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy as law enforcement out to nab a Russian mobster.Top 10 Buddy Cop Movies
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