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1816
Release: Premiere of The Barber of SevillePremiere of The Barber of Seville (1816)Top 10 Iconic Pieces of Classical Music

1927
Birthday of Sidney PoitierBirthday of Sidney Poitier (1927)Top 10 Ultimate Decade Defining Actors

1948
Ivana Trump is born.She is a former Olympic athlete, socialite, and fashion model noted for her marriage to American business magnate Donald Trump.Top 10 Celebrity Cougars

1962
John Glenn became the first American astronaut to orbit the EarthJohn Glenn became the first American astronaut to orbit the Earth, making 3 orbits in the space capsule 'Friendship 7_ (1962)Space Race: 20th Century Timeline and Firsts

1967
Birthday of Kurt CobainBirthday of Kurt Cobain (1967).Top 10 Greatest Nirvana Songs
Top 10 Music Feuds and Rivalries
The History of Nirvana
Top 10 Lip Sync Fails
Top 10 Musicians Who Died Too Soon
Top 10 Alternative Bands of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Grunge Bands (REDUX)
Top 10 Trio Bands in Rock

1968
The TV series Columbo airs its first episodeThe TV series Columbo airs its first episode (1968)Top 10 TV Detectives

1971
Birthday of Randy BlytheBirthday of Randy Blythe (1971)Top 10 Musicians with Alter Egos

1975
Birthday of Backstreet Boys' Brian LittrellBirthday of Brian Littrell [Backstreet Boys] (1975)Music Showdown: New Kids on the Block Vs. Backstreet Boys

1978
Birthday of Chelsea PerettiBirthday of Chelsea Peretti, American comedian and writer.Comedian Chelsea Peretti On '50 Shades of Grey,' Twitter

1985
Release: Don't You (Forget About Me)The song Don't You (Forget About Me) by Simple Minds is released (1985)Top 10 Movie Theme Songs

1986
Theatrical release of '9 1/2 Weeks'.Theatrical release of '9 1/2 Weeks'. This erotic drama focused on the short term romantic affair between Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke's characters.Top 10 Movie Stripteases

1988
Birthday of RihannaBirthday of Rihanna (1988)Rihanna Biography and Origins
Top 10 Sexiest Female Singers: Modern Edition
Get Rihanna's Vogue Cover Makeup Look
Top 10 Outrageous Female Music Fashion Icons

1992
The Simpsons' episode Homer at the Bat first airsThe Simpsons' episode Homer at the Bat first airs (1992)Top 10 Simpsons Episodes

2003
Great White Station Nightclub FireThe Great White Station Nightclub Fire took place and killed over a hundred peopleTop 10 Concert Tragedies and Mishaps

2004
Release: Against the RopesThe film Against the Ropes is released. Top 10 Worst Movies Based On Real Life Events

2005
Death of Hunter S. Thompson Death: Hunter S. Thompson (2005)Top 10 Famous LSD Users
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