Circle of Life Thursdays
Buster Keaton, silent comedian (1895)
Charlton Heston, Ben-Hur actor (1924)
Anne Rice, Interview with a Vampire author (1941)
Afrika Bambaataa, hip-hop pioneer (1960)
Liev Schreiber, The Painted Veil actor (1967)
Today's Poker Game In The Afterlife:
Janis Joplin, iconic singer (1970)
Anne Sexton, American poet (1974)
Glenn Gould, Canadian pianist (1982)
Secretariat, race horse (1989)
On This Day:
1537 - The first complete English-language Bible (Matthew Bible) is printed.
1883 - First run of the Orient Express.
1927 - Gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mt. Rushmore.
1950 - Snoopy's first appearance in the Peanuts column.
1957 - The CBS television show Leave it to Beaver debuts.
1988 - U.S. televangelist Jim Bakker indicted for fraud.
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