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October 16


Oct 16
National Liqueur DayHow to become a brand ambassador for an alcohol company, and what the job entailsHow to Become an Alcohol Brand Ambassador

1854
Birthday of Oscar WildeBirthday of Oscar WildeTop 10 Notes: The Picture of Dorian Gray

1869
The Cardiff Giant is uncoveredThe Cardiff Giant is uncovered. It eventually became one of the most famous hoaxes in U.S. history (1869)Top 10 Hoaxes of All Time

1923
The Walt Disney Company is founded by Walt Disney and his brother RoyThe Walt Disney Company is founded by Walt Disney and his brother, Roy Disney (1923)The Walt Disney Company: From Mickey Mouse to The Lion King
Top 10 Iconic American Businesses

1946
Birthday of Suzanne SomersBirthday of Suzanne Somers (1946)Top 10 TV Replacement Characters

1946
Nuremberg TrialsNuremberg Trials: Execution of the convicted Nazi leaders of the Main Trial World War II: The Aftermath

1960
Birthday of Bob Mould of Husker DuBirthday of Bob Mould of Husker Du (1960)Top 10 Underground Music Groups

1962
Birthday of Red Hot Chili Peppers FleaBirthday of Flea [Red Hot Chili Peppers] (1962)Top 10 Rock Bassists
The History of Red Hot Chili Peppers

1962
Cuban Missile Crisis BeginsCuban Missile Crisis between the United States and Cuba beginsFidel Castro: Life of the Cuban Leader

1969
Final Game of the 1969 World SeriesFinal Game of the 1969 World Series (1969)Top 10 Sports Upsets

1973
Release: Don't Look NowThe film Don't Look Now is released (1973)Top 10 Sexy Movie Scenes

1977
Birthday of John MayerBirthday of John Mayer (1977)Top 10 Celebrity Womanizers
Top 10 Hated Musical Artists

1991
The Luby's massacre takes place.George Hennard kills 23 in the Luby's massacre.Top 10 Infamous Mass Shootings in the U.S.

1994
Release: TimecopThe film Timecop is released (1994)Top 10 Greatest Movie Knife Fights

1998
Release: Bride of ChuckyBride of Chucky is released (1998)Top 10 Least Scary Horror Movies

2001
The TV series Smallville airs its first episodeThe TV series Smallville airs its first episode (2001)Top 10 Good Guys Gone Bad in TV

2002
Release: Dark Side of the MoonThe film Dark Side of the Moon is released (2002)Top 10 Movie Mockumentaries

2009
Release: Rammstein album Liebe ist fur alle da is releasedRammstein album Liebe ist fur alle da is released (2009).Another Top 10 Controversial Music Videos

2009
The Balloon Boy hoax takes placeThe Balloon Boy hoax takes place (2009)Top 10 Hoaxes of All Time
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