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1882
Birthday of A.A. Milne (Winnie the Pooh Day)Birthday of A.A. Milne (1882) [Winnie the Pooh Day]The Origins of Winnie-The-Pooh

1896
The X-ray machine is exhibited for the first time The X-ray machine is exhibited for the first time (1896)Top 10 Medical Breakthroughs

1904
Birthday of Cary GrantBirthday of Cary Grant (1904)Top 10 Romantic Male Actors
Top 10 Actors from the United Kingdom
Top 10 Ultimate Decade Defining Actors

1919
Bentley Motors Limited is founded Bentley Motors Limited is founded (1919)Luxury Car Maker Bentley

1944
The Siege of Leningrad Soviet forces liberate Leningrad, effectively ending a three year Nazi siege, known as the Siege of Leningrad (1944)World War II: Important Battles

1955
Birthday of Frankie KnucklesAmerican DJ and producer Frankie Knuckles is bornTop 10 Superstar EDM DJs and Producers of All Time

1961
Birthday of Mark Messier Birthday of Mark Messier (1961)Interview With Hockey Legend Mark Messier

1967
The Boston Strangler is convicted and is sentenced to life imprisonment Albert DeSalvo, the "Boston Strangler", is convicted of numerous crimes and is sentenced to life imprisonment (1967)Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America: Part 2
Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America: Part 1

1975
The TV series The Jeffersons airs its first episodeThe TV series The Jeffersons airs its first episode (1975)Top 10 TV Theme Songs (with Words)

1980
Birthday of Jason SegelBirthday of Jason Segel (1980)Jason Segel Bio: From How I Met Your Mother To The Five-Year Engagement
Top 10 How I Met Your Mother Running Gags
How I Met Your Mother vs. Friends

1985
Release: Blood SimpleThe film Blood Simple is released (1985)Top 10 Coen Brothers Movies

1987
Debut of the TV show Degrassi Junior High.The Degrassi television franchise had its debut on this day in 1987 on CBC.Top 10 Fictional Television Schools

1997
Release: StraysThe film Strays is released (1997)Top 10 Vin Diesel Moments

2000
Release: All the Small Things by Blink-182 is releasedAll the Small Things by Blink-182 is released (2000)Top 10 Decade Defining Songs of the 2000s

2002
Release: Snow DogsThe film Snow Dogs is released (2002)Top 10 Career Ruining Movies

2004
Release: Dig!The film Dig! is released (2004)Top 10 Best Rock Documentaries

2004
The TV series The L Word airs its first episodeThe TV series The L Word airs its first episode (2004)Top 10 TV Shows You Shouldn't Watch with Your Parents

2008
Release: Theatrical release of CloverfieldThis American monster thriller and follows follows six young New Yorkers attending a going-away party on the nigTop 10 City Destruction Scenes in Movies
Top 10 Giant Movie Monsters

2008
Release: TranssiberianThe film Transsiberian is released (2008)Top 10 Ben Kingsley Performances

2009
The TV series United States of Tara airs its first episodeThe TV series United States of Tara airs its first episode (2009)Top 10 Showtime Shows of All Time

2010
Release: Release of Baby by Justin BieberRelease of Baby by Justin Bieber (2010)Top 10 Most Hated Songs

2013
Release: Theatrical release of the Spanish horror film 'Mama'.Theatrical release of the Spanish horror film 'Mama'. Presented by Guillermo del Toro, it tells the tale of girls who were lost in a forrest for five years, where they were raised by a ghost they believe to be their mother.Top 10 Movie Ghosts
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