Ciara - 27 (The First Lady of Crunk & B. )
Pedro Martinez - 41 (New York Mets pitcher.)
Adam Goldberg - 42 (WAS Mike Newhouse in "Dazed and Confused". He also played Richard Sol in "A Beautiful Mind" AND the title character in a movie you never saw called "The Hebrew Hammer". He also played Nick Rubinstein, the sleazy, spoiled, rich producer of Vince and E's movie "Medellin".)
Chely Wright - 42 (Lesbian Country singer)
SPEECH - 44 (Arrested Development.)
Keisha - 46 (Pornographic prostitute who's starred in about 294 fine films, including . . . "Fatal Erection", "Ali Boobie &The 40 D's", "The Long Ranger" . . . AND "The Fist, The Whole Fist And Nothing But The Fist".)
Christina Amphlett - 53 (Divinyls' inger. "I Touch Myself". )
Nancy Cartwright - 55 (The voice of Bart Simpson )
Glenn Tipton - 65 (Judas Priest guitarist.)
"TAFFY" DANOFF!!! - 68 (Starland Vocal Band. "Afternoon Delight"??? )
Jon Anderson - 68 (Lead singer in Yes.)
HELEN REDDY - 10 ("I Am Woman".)
Bobby Knight - 72 (Retired college basketball anger-ball.)
MARION ROSS - 84 (Mrs. "C". Marion Cunningham on "Happy Days".)
BILLY BARTY - (1924 - 2000) (The most famous midget ever!)
John Matuszak - (1950 - 1989) (Ex-football player turned actor. He was Sloth in "Goonies", Killjoy in "The Ice Pirates" and, as if that weren't enough, Tonda in the RINGO STARR comedy spectacular "Caveman".) (--Died of heart failure at the age of 38. DON'T TAKE STEROIDS!!!)
Minnie Pearl - (1912 - 1996) (Country legend. Real name: Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon.)
Pablo Picasso - (1881 - 1973) (Tight quote: "My mother said to me, 'If you become a soldier, you'll be a general. If you become a monk, you'll end up as the Pope.' Instead, I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.")
1838 - Composer Georges Alexandre-Cesar-Leopold Bizet was born. He is best remembered for his opera "Carmen."
1955 - The FIRST MICROWAVE OVEN was sold. . . by Tappan. It cost $1,200. . . but it could cook bacon in 90 seconds.
1864 - Composer Alexander Tikhonovich Gretchaninov was born.
1960 - Mick Jagger and Keith Richards accidentally met on a train. They had known each other previously from school.
1964 - The Rolling Stones made their first appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show." 1969 - "Ummagumma" was released by Pink Floyd.
1980 - THE POPE said divorced Catholics who remarry can only receive communion if they ABSTAIN FROM SEX.
1988 - Chico and Bobby DeBarge were convicted of trafficking cocaine inMichigan.
1991 - Bill Graham, concert promoter, was killed in a helicopter crash.
1992 - TINY TIM'S UKULELE WAS STOLEN from a Des Moines, Iowa, hotel lobby. Unfortunately, it was found a few hours later in a trash bin.
1994 - The Madonna album "Bedtime Stories" was released. 1995 - The musical "Victor/Victoria" opened.
1994 -the Daughter of Satan, SUSAN SMITH of Union, South Carolina, claimed that a black carjacker had driven off with her two sons. She later confessed to DROWNING HER CHILDREN in a lake, and was convicted of murder.
1995 - Cliff Richard received a knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II.
2002 - In Bloomfield, MI, an $800,000 house owned by Aretha Franklin burned down. Franklin had not lived in the house in two years.
2006 - On the Oprah Winfrey show, an interview with Madonna aired. Madonnna discussed her adoption of an 18-month old boy from Malawi in the 30-minute interview.
2010 - Sony discontinued the production of the original cassette Walkman.