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1945
Birthday of Van MorrisonNorthern Irish singer-songwriter, Van Morrison, known for 'Brown Eyed Girl' and 'Moondance,' is bornVan Morrison Biography: Life and Career of the Singer-Songwriter

1948
Birthday of Scorpions' Rudolf SchenkerBirthday of Scorpions' Rudolf Schenker (1948).Top 10 Hard Rock Guitar Riffs

1949
Birthday of Richard GereBirthday of Richard Gere (1949)Top 10 Romantic Male Actors

1967
Birthday of Gene Hoglan Birthday of Gene Hoglan (1967)Fear Factory's Gene Hoglan Talks Drumming
Interview With Fear Factory's Gene Hoglan

1973
Death of John FordDeath of John Ford (1973)Top 10 Director-Actor Partnerships

1979
Birthday of Mickie JamesBirthday of Mickie James (1979)Top 10 Female Wrestlers

1987
Bad is releasedMichael Jackson releases his album Bad (1987)Top 10 Michael Jackson Songs
Top 10 Billboard Records

1993
Release: Mariah Carey album Music Box is releasedMariah Carey album Music Box is released (1993)Top 10 Mariah Carey Songs

1994
Release: Release date of the first Need for Speed game.On this day Need for Speed, the first title in the popular racing series was first released. It has since become one of the biggest names in racing games next to the likes of Mario Kart, Gran Turismo and Forza Motorsport.Top 10 Electronic Arts Games

1997
Death of Princess DianaDiana, Princess of Wales, her companion Dodi Al-Fayed and driver Henri Paul die in a car crash in ParisPrincess Diana Biography: Life and Death

1997
Premiere of RecessPremiere of Disney animated TV series, 'Recess' (1997).Top 10 Disney Animated TV Series

2004
Release: The New Workout Plan by Kanye West is releasedThe New Workout Plan by Kanye West is released (2004).Top 10 Workout Songs

2007
Release: HalloweenThe film Halloween is released (2007)Top 10 Evil Children from Movies

2010
Release: Release of AsylumAsylum (2010)Top 10 Disturbed Songs
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