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January 3


Jan 3
1496
Leonardo da Vinci unsuccessfully tests a flying machine Leonardo da Vinci unsuccessfully tests a flying machine (1496)The History of Aviation
Top 10 Conspiracy Movies

1892
Birthday of J.R.R. TolkienBirthday of J.R.R. Tolkien (1892).Top 10 Notes: Lord of the Rings
Top 10 Book To Film Adaptations
Top 10 Movies of the 2000s

1925
Benito Mussolini takes over dictatorial powers in Italy Benito Mussolini announces he is taking dictatorial powers over Italy (1925)Benito Mussolini: Biography of Fascist Italy's Dictator

1938
The March of Dimes is established by Franklin D. Roosevelt The March of Dimes is established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt (1938)Franklin Delano Roosevelt Biography: New Deal, WWII

1945
Birthday of Stephen StillsStephen Stills of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young is bornTop 10 Supergroups

1946
Birthday of Led Zeppelins John Paul JonesLed Zeppelin and Them Crooked Vultures member John Paul Jones is bornThe History of Led Zeppelin
Top 10 Rock Bassists
Top 10 Greatest Rock Bands

1956
Birthday of Mel GibsonBirthday of Mel Gibson (1956)Top 10 Celebrity Falls from Grace
The Turbulent Career of Mel Gibson
Top 10 Hot-Headed Actors
Top 10 Action Movies of the 1980s

1975
Birthday of Daft Punks Thomas BangalterBirthday of Thomas Bangalter [Daft Punk] (1975)Top 10 Daft Punk Songs
Top 10 Music Videos of All Time
The History of Daft Punk
Top 10 Masked Musicians

1977
Apple Computer is incorporated Apple Computer is incorporated (1977)The History of Apple and Steve Jobs: the Home Computer to the iPod, iPhone and iPad
Apple History: the Home Computer to the iPod, iPhone and iPad

1985
Release: Release of I Want a New Drug by Huey Lewis and the NewsRelease of I Want a New Drug by Huey Lewis and the News (1985)Top 10 Rip-off Songs

1993
The TV series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine airs its first episodeThe TV series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine airs its first episode (1993)Top 10 TV Bottle Episodes

February 3


Feb 3
National Carrot Cake DayNational Carrot Cake DayRecipe: How to Make Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

1468
Death of Johannes GutenbergDeath of Johannes Gutenberg (1468)Top 10 Greatest Inventions of All Time

1947
Birthday of Dave DaviesBirthday of Dave Davies (1947)Top 10 In-Band Feuds
Top 10 Classic Rock Guitar Riffs

1948
Birthday of Alice CooperBirthday of Alice Cooper (1948)Top 10 Outrageous Male Music Fashion Icons

1956
Birthday of Nathan LaneBirthday of Nathan Lane (1956)Top 10 Greatest Cross-Dressing Movie Roles

1959
Death of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big BopperBuddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper die in a plane crash(1959)The Day the Music Died: Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper
Top 10 Music Biopic Performances
Top 10 Musicians Who Died Too Soon

1970
Birthday of Warwick DavisBirthday of Warwick Davis (1970)Top 10 Influential Little People

1972
The deadliest snowstorm in history strikes IranThe first day of the seven-day 1972 Iran blizzard, which would kill at least 4,000 people, making it the deadliest snowstorm in history (1972)Top 10 Infamous Natural Disasters of the Last 100 Years

1993
Release: Release of Homeward Bound: The Incredible JourneyRelease of Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)Top 10 Live Action Movie Dogs

1994
Release: Ace Ventura: Pet DetectiveThe film Ace Ventura: Pet Detective is released (1994)Top 10 Movie Shower Scenes

1998
Release: Pearl Jam Song Do the Evolution is releasedPearl Jam Song Do the Evolution is released (1998).Top 10 Best Animated Music Videos

1998
Release: Yield is releasedYield is released (1998).Top 10 Best Pearl Jam Songs

2006
The TV series The IT Crowd airs its first episodeThe TV series The IT Crowd airs its first episode (2006)Top 10 British TV Comedies

2008
Super Bowl XLII is heldSuper Bowl XLII is held (2008)Top 10 Sports Upsets

2012
Release: Chronicle is releasedChronicle is released (2012)Top 10 Superhero Movies Not Based on Comic Books

2012
Release: The Woman In BlackThe Woman In BlackLife After Harry Potter: What Will Happen To Its Stars?

March 3


Mar 3
1911
Birthday of Jean HarlowBirthday of Jean Harlow (1911).Top 10 Posthumous Movie Performances

1915
NACA, the predecessor of NASA, is founded NACA, the predecessor of NASA, is founded (1915)NASA Spin-Off Technologies

1918
The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk ends Russia's involvement in WWIGermany, Austria and Russia sign the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk ending Russia's involvement in World War I, and leading to the independence of Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland (1918)World War I - Treaty of Versailles
World War I - How Did It End?
World War I - Which Countries Fought

1941
Forrest Mars, Sr. received a patent for the candy that would eventually become M&MsForrest Mars, Sr. received a patent for the candy that would eventually become M&Ms (1941)Top 10 Food Mascots

1941
Mars receives the patent for M&MsMars receives the patent for M&Ms (1941)Top 10 Iconic Junk Foods

1947
Birthday of Jennifer WarnesBirthday of Jennifer Warnes (1947)Top 10 Classic Duets

1982
Birthday of Jessica Biel Birthday of Jessica Biel (1982)The Jessica Biel Butt Workout

1987
Release: The Bridge Is Over by Boogie Down ProductionsThe Bridge Is Over by Boogie Down Productions (1987)Top 10 Rap Diss Tracks

1989
Release: Madonna's Like a Prayer is releasedMadonna's Like a Prayer is released (1989).Top 10 Controversial Music Videos

1991
The beating of Rodney King by Los Angeles police officers An amateur video captures the beating of Rodney King by Los Angeles police officers (1991)History of the Civil Rights Movement

1997
The TV series Daria airs its first episodeThe TV series Daria airs its first episode (1997)Top 10 Cartoon Moms from TV

2005
Death of Rinus MichelsDeath of Rinus Michels (2005)Top 10 Coaches: Old vs. New

2006
Release: UltravioletThe film Ultraviolet is released. (2006)Top 10 Movie Fights on Rooftops

2010
Release: Gorillaz album Plastic Beach is releasedGorillaz album Plastic Beach is released (2010)Top 10 Gorillaz Songs

2010
The TV series Nip/Tuck airs its last episodeThe TV series Nip/Tuck airs its last episode (2010)Top 10 TV Womanizers

April 3


Apr 3
National Chocolate Mousse Day National Chocolate Mousse Day World's Best Chocolate Mousse Pie Recipe

1783
Birthday of Washington IrvingBirthday of Washington Irving (1783)Top 10 Notes: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

1882
Death of Jesse JamesDeath of Jesse James, the American outlaw, gang leader, bank robber, train robber and murderer (1882)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Bad Guys

1888
Jack the Ripper strikesThe first of 11 unsolved brutal murders of women committed in or near the impoverished Whitechapel district in the East End of London, occurs [Jack the Ripper] (1888)Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America: Part 1
Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America: Part 2

1897
Death of Johannes BrahmsJohannes Brahms diesTop 10 Composers

1905
Club Atletico Boca Juniors is foundedClub Atletico Boca Juniors is founded (1905).Top 10 Football Clubs

1922
Joseph Stalin becomes General Secretary in USSRJoseph Stalin becomes the first General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (1922)Joseph Stalin: Biography of the Communist Soviet Dictator

1924
Birthday of Marlon BrandoBirthday of Marlon Brando (1924)Top 10 Actors Recreated With Special Effects
Top 10 Ultimate Decade Defining Actors
Top 10 Director-Actor Partnerships
Top 10 Marlon Brando Performances
Top 10 Comeback Performances
Top 10 Hot-Headed Actors

1958
Birthday of Alec BaldwinBirthday of Alec Baldwin (1958)Top 10 Alec Baldwin Moments
Top 10 Hot-Headed Actors
Top 10 Hollywood Dynasties
Top 10 Angry U.S. Liberals
Top 10 Comeback Performances
Easy Appetizer Recipe for Schweddy Cheese Balls

1961
Birthday of Eddie MurphyBirthday of Eddie Murphy (1961)Top 10 Saturday Night Live Cast Members of All Time
Top 10 Alternate Casting Choices in Film
Top 10 Eddie Murphy Moments
Top 10 Male Stand-Up Comedians
Eddie Murphy: From Beverly Hills Cop To Shrek

1962
Birthday of Social Distortion's Mike NessSocial Distortion singer and guitarist Mike Ness is bornTop 10 Punk Bands

1968
Birthday of Jamie HewlettBirthday of Jamie Hewlett (1968)Top 10 Gorillaz Songs

1982
Birthday of Cobie SmuldersBirthday of Cobie Smulders (1982)How I Met Your Mother vs. Friends
Top 10 How I Met Your Mother Running Gags

1983
Release: Flashdance... What a FeelingThe song Flashdance... What a Feeling by Irene Cara is released (1983)Top 10 Movie Theme Songs

1992
Release: Release of BeethovenRelease of Beethoven (1992)Top 10 Live Action Movie Dogs

1996
Primal FearThe film Primal Fear is released (1996)Top 10 Acting Debuts in Movies
Top 10 Movies Where the Bad Guy Wins

1996
Suspected Unabomber Theodore Kaczynski is arrestedSuspected "Unabomber" Theodore Kaczynski is arrested at his cabin in Montana, United States (1996)Top 10 Infamous Bombings

1998
Release: Lost in SpaceThe film Lost in Space is released (1998)Top 10 Worst Movies Based on a TV Series

2000
United States v. MicrosoftUnited States v. Microsoft: Microsoft is ruled to have violated United States antitrust laws by keeping "an oppressive thumb" on its competitors (2000)Video Profile On Microsoft

2009
Release: Fast and FuriousThe film Fast and Furious is released (2009)Top 10 Action Movies of the 2000s
Top 10 Moments from the Fast and the Furious Franchise

2012
Release: Nicki Minaj album "Pink Friday: Reloaded"Nicki Minaj album "Pink Friday: Reloaded"Nicki Minaj Biography and Origins

2012
Of Monsters and Men's My Head is an Animal is releasedOf Monsters and Men's debut album, My Head is an Animal, is releasedInterview with Of Monsters and Men
Of Monsters and Men Talk 'My Head is an Animal'

2012
Release: Paul van Dyk album "Evolution"Paul van Dyk album "Evolution"Paul van Dyk: Biography of the DJ and Producer

2012
Release: Willow Smith album "Knees and Elbows"Willow Smith album "Knees and Elbows"Will Smith: From Fresh Prince To Hollywood Powerhouse

May 3


May 3
1903
Birthday of Bing CrosbyBirthday of Bing Crosby (1903).Top 10 Unlikely Musical Collaborations

1921
Birthday of Sugar Ray RobinsonBirthday of Sugar Ray Robinson (1921)Top 10 Fighters of All Time

1933
Birthday of James BrownBirthday of James Brown (1933)Top 10 Signature Dance Moves
Top 10 Decade Defining Musical Acts: 1960s

1935
Birthday of Ron PopeilBirthday of Ron Popeil (1935)Top 10 Ridiculous Infomercial Products

1936
Joe DiMaggio makes major league debut for the New York Yankees Joe DiMaggio, familiarly referred to as Joltin' Joe and The Yankee Clipper makes his major league debut for the New York Yankees (1936)Joe DiMaggio Biography: Life and Career of Baseball's Yankee Clipper

1957
Brooklyn Dodgers move to Los AngelesWalter O'Malley, the owner of the Brooklyn Dodgers, agrees to move the team from Brooklyn, New York, to Los Angeles, California (1957)Brooklyn, LA Dodgers - Greatest Sports Franchises

1963
Violent reactions by Birmingham police fuel American Civil Rights Movement The police force in Birmingham, Alabama switches tactics and responds with violent force to stop the "Birmingham campaign" protesters. Images of the violent suppression are transmitted worldwide, bringing newfound attention to the African-American Civil RHistory of the Civil Rights Movement

1973
The 108-story Sears Tower in Chicago becomes the world's tallest building The 108-story Sears Tower in Chicago is topped out at 1.451 feet as the world's tallest building (1973)Top 10 Skyscrapers To See Before You Die

1975
Release: Chicago opens on Broadway'Chicago' musical opens on Broadway at the 46th Street TheatreTop 10 Broadway Musicals

1988
Release: Operation: Mindcrime is releasedOperation: Mindcrime is released (1988)Top 10 Queensryche Songs

1988
Release: Poison album, Open Up and Say... Ahh! is releasedPoison's second and most successful album, 'Open Up and Say... Ahh!' is releasedTop 10 Hard Rock Bands of the 1980s

1989
Birthday of Selah SueBirthday of Selah Sue, a Belgian musician and songwriter.Selah Sue Discusses Her Advice from Prince
Interview with Selah Sue

1991
The TV series Dallas airs its last episodeThe TV series Dallas airs its last episode (1991)Top 10 Shows That Jumped the Shark

2002
Release: Theatrical release of Spider-ManThe film Spider-Man is released (2002)Top 10 Best Blockbuster Movie Franchises
Top 10 Marvel Movies

2005
Nine Inch Nails' With Teeth is releasedNine Inch Nails album, With Teeth, is released and debuts at number one on Billboard 200Trent Reznor Bio: Nine Inch Nails and beyond

2005
North American release of Forza Motorsport.North American release of Forza Motorsport. THis game spawned a long running series, after originating on the original Xbox console.Top 10 Greatest Racing Games

2013
Release: Theatrical release of 'The Ice Man'.Theatrical release of 'The Ice Man'. This drama thriller depicts the life of the notorious mafia hitman Richard Kuklinski.Top 10 Movie Psychopaths

2013
Release: Theatrical release of Iron Man 3The film Iron Man 3 is released (2013)Top 10 The Avengers Movie Trivia
Top 10 Best Blockbuster Movie Franchises

2014
2014 Kentucky Derby2014 Kentucky Derby takes place (2014).Top 10 North American Sporting Events to Attend Before You Die

June 3


Jun 3
1925
Birthday of Tony CurtisBirthday of Tony Curtis (1925)Top 10 Greatest Cross-Dressing Movie Roles

1969
Star Trek: The Original Series airs its last episodeThe TV series Star Trek: The Original Series airs its last episode (1969)Top 10 Star Trek: The Original Series Episodes
Top 10 Best Movies Based on a TV Series
Top 10 TV Shows Cancelled Too Soon
Top 10 Movie Continuations of TV Series
Top 10 TV Bromances

1969
Release: The Italian JobThe Italian Job is released (1969)Top 10 Unresolved Movie Cliffhangers

1983
Release: WarGamesThe film WarGames is released (1983)Top 10 Movie Hackers

1987
Release: The UntouchablesThe film The Untouchables is released (1987)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters
Top 10 Best Movies Based on a TV Series
Top 10 Action Packed Slow Motion Scenes
Top 10 Best Sean Connery Performances
Top 10 Worst Movie Accents

1989
Death of Ruhollah KhomeiniRuhollah Khomeini dies (1989).Top 10 Influential Political Leaders of the Last Century

1997
Release: Wu-Tang Forever is releasedWu-Tang Forever is released (1997)Top 10 Wu-Tang Clan Songs

2000
MTV Movie AwardsTom Crooze- Mission: Improbable at the MTV Movie Awards (2000)Top 10 Hilarious Ben Stiller Moments

2001
Six Feet Under airs its first episodeThe TV show Six Feet Under airs its first episode (2001)Top 10 HBO Shows of All Time
Top 10 TV Intros (Title Sequences)

2008
Release: Release of IndestructibleRelease of Indestructible (2008)Top 10 Disturbed Songs

2011
Release: X-Men: First ClassThe film X-Men: First Class is released (2011)Top 10 X-Men Mutants from Movies

2011
Release: X-Men: First Class is releasedX-Men: First Class is released (2011)Top 10 Movie Prequels
Top 10 Fictional Movie Schools

2013
2013 Release: This is the End This is the End was released on this day in 2013Top 10 Avoidable Deaths in Movies

July 3


Jul 3
1608
Quebec City is founded Quebec City is founded (1608)The Festivals of Quebec City
The Historical Spots of Quebec City
Top Tourist Spots in Quebec City
Travel Guide: Vieux Quebec, Quebec City

1939
Rolling Rock is foundedRolling Rock is founded (1939)Top 10 Banned Funny Commercials

1962
Birthday of Tom CruiseBirthday of Tom Cruise (1962)Top 10 Celebrity Falls from Grace
Top 10 Ultimate Decade Defining Actors
Tom Cruise, Scientology and Superstardom
Top 10 Crazy Tom Cruise Moments
Top 10 Celebrity Scientologists

1964
Birthday of Yeardley Smith Birthday of Yeardley Smith (1964)The History of The Simpsons

1969
Death of Brian JonesDeath of Brian Jones (1969).Top 10 Musicians Who Died at Age 27

1969
Death of Rolling Stones' Brian JonesDeath: Brian Jones [Rolling Stones] (1969)The History of The Rolling Stones

1971
Birthday of Julian Assange Birthday of Julian Assange (1971)The Life and Career of WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

1971
Death of Jim MorrisonDeath of musician Jim Morrison (1971)The History of The Doors
Top 10 The Doors Songs
Top 10 Classic Rock Bands
Top 10 Frontmen of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Dead People Rumored to be Alive
Top 10 Musicians Who Died Too Soon
Top 10 Decade Defining Musical Acts: 1960s
Top 10 Music Biopic Performances
Top 10 Memorable Grammy Snubs
Top 10 Musicians Who Died at Age 27

1985
Release: Back to the Future is releasedThe film Back to the Future is released to theaters (1985)Top 10 Movies of the 1980s
Top 10 Movie Cars
Top 10 Best Time Travel Movies
Top 10 Time Machines From Pop Culture
Top 10 Mad Scientists
Top 10 Movie Jerks
Top 10 Movie Wimps

1991
Release: Terminator 2: Judgment DayThe film Terminator 2: Judgment Day is released (1991)Top 10 Movie Dream Sequences

1991
Release: Terminator 2: Judgment Day is releasedThe film Terminator 2: Judgment Day is released (1991)Top 10 Movies of the 1990s
Top 10 Movie Apocalypses
Top 10 Landmark CGI Movie Effects
Top 10 Movie Brats
Top 10 Last Words Before Death in Movies
Top 10 Movie Badasses

2000
Release: Release of HamsterdanceRelease of Hamsterdance (2000)Top 10 Most Hated Songs

2001
Death of Mordecai Richler Death: Mordecai Richler (2001)Mordecai Richler: Bio of Barney's Version Author

2002
Release: Men in Black IIThe film Men in Black II is released (2002)Another Top 10 Sexy Female Aliens from Movies and TV

2012
Release: The Amazing Spider-ManThe film The Amazing Spider-Man is released (2012)Top 10 Movie Fights on Rooftops
Top 10 Best Blockbuster Movie Franchises

2013
Release: Despicable Me 2The film Despicable Me 2 is released (2013)Top 10 Mad Scientists

2013
Release: The Lone Ranger is releasedThe film The Lone Ranger is released (2013)Superhero Origins: The Lone Ranger
Top 10 Worst Movies of 2013

August 3


Aug 3
1926
Birthday of Tony Bennett Birthday: Tony Bennett (1926) The Life and Career of Tony Bennett

1940
Birthday of Martin Sheen Birthday of Martin Sheen (1940)Top 10 Hollywood Dynasties

1941
Birthday of Martha StewartBirthday of Martha Stewart (1941)Biography of Martha Stewart: Life and Career
Top 10 Successful Founder Spokespeople

1963
Birthday of Ed Roland Birthday: Ed Roland [Collective Soul] (1963) Interview With Collective Soul

1963
Birthday of Isaiah WashingtonBirthday of Isaiah Washington Top 10 Celebrity Falls from Grace

1963
Birthday of James HetfieldBirthday of James Hetfield (1963)Top 10 Frontmen of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Greatest Rock Bands
Top 10 Metallica Songs
The History of Metallica
Metallica vs. Megadeth: Music Showdown
Top 10 Heavy Metal Bands
Top 10 Frontmen in Heavy Metal and Hard Rock

1966
Death of Lenny BruceDeath of Lenny Bruce (1966)Top 10 Male Stand-Up Comedians

1971
Birthday of DJ Spinderella of Salt-n-PepaBirthday of DJ Spinderella of the rap trio Salt-n-PepaTop 10 Rap Groups and Crews

1977
Birthday of Tom BradyBirthday of NFL Quarterback Tom Brady (1977)Tom Brady: Biography of the Star Quarterback
New England Patriots - Greatest Sports Franchises

1987
Release: Def Leppard album, Hysteria, is releasedDef Leppard's fourth album, 'Hysteria,' is releasedTop 10 Hard Rock Bands of the 1980s

1987
Release: Hysteria is releasedHysteria is released (1987).Top 10 Def Leppard Songs

1987
Release: Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley is releasedNever Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley is released (1987).Top 10 Guilty Pleasure Songs

2000
Release: ChopperThe film Chopper is released (2000)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Bad Guys

2007
Release: The Bourne UltimatumThe film The Bourne Ultimatum is released (2007)Top 10 Action Movies of the 2000s

2012
Release: Total Recall is released in theatres.Total Recall is released in theatres (2012)Total Recall Trivia

September 3


Sep 3
Skyscraper DaySkyscraper DayTop 10 Skyscrapers To See Before You Die

1783
The American Revolutionary War endsThe American Revolutionary War ends (1783)Top 10 Armies of All Time

1931
Birthday of Albert DeSalvoBirthday of Albert DeSalvo, the man accused of being the Boston Strangler (1931)Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America (REDUX)

1955
Birthday of Steve Jones.Birthday of Steve Jones, guitarist for the Sex Pistols (1955).History of the Sex Pistols: Johnny Rotten, Sid Vicious

1965
Birthday of Charlie SheenBirthday of Charlie Sheen (1965)Top 10 TV Replacement Characters
Top 10 Celebrity Womanizers
Top 10 Crazy Charlie Sheen Moments
The Acting Career of 'Two And A Half Men' Star Charlie Sheen

1970
Death of Vince LombardiDeath of Vince Lombardi (1970)Top 10 Coaches: Old vs. New

1979
Birthday of Tomo MilicevicBirthday of Tomo Milicevic (1979).10 Questions with 30 Seconds to Mars

1986
Birthday of Shaun WhiteBirthday of Olympic snowboarder and X-games star Shaun White.Shaun White Biography: Olympic Snowboarder's Life and Career

1990
Release: Judas Priest album, Painkiller, is releasedJudas Priest album, Painkiller, is released (1990)Top 10 Heavy Metal Anthems

2001
Release: Hero by Enrique IglesiasHero by Enrique Iglesias (2001)Top 10 Celebrities in Music Videos

2008
Release: MartyrsThe film Martyrs is released (2008)Top 10 Torture Porn Movies

2008
The TV show 'Sons of Anarchy' airs its first episodeThe TV show 'Sons of Anarchy' airs its first episode (2008)Top 10 TV Anti-Heroes

2010
Release: Fish Hooks debutsFish Hooks debuts (2010)Top 10 Hated Disney Animated Shows

October 3


Oct 3
National Fire Prevention WeekLearn what you need to know to keep your home and family safe from a fireSafety and Fire Prevention Tips Part 1

1941
Birthday of Chubby CheckerBirthday of Chubby Checker (1941)Top 10 Signature Dance Moves

1941
Release: The Maltese Falcon is releasedThe film The Maltese Falcon is released (1941)Top 10 Film Noirs
Top 10 Directorial Debuts in Film
Top 10 Movies of the 1940s

1951
BASEBALL'S ICONIC "SHOT HEARD 'ROUND THE WORLD"The "Shot Heard 'Round the World", one of the greatest moments in Major League Baseball history, occurs when the New York Giants' Bobby Thomson hits a game winning home run in the bottom of the ninth inning off of the Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher Ralph BrancaBrooklyn, LA Dodgers - Greatest Sports Franchises

1954
Birthday of Stevie Ray Vaughan Birthday of Stevie Ray Vaughan (1954)Top 10 Guitarists of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Solo Guitarists

1955
The Mickey Mouse Club debuts on ABC The Mickey Mouse Club debuts on ABC (1955)The History of Mickey Mouse

1961
Television debut of 'The Dick Van Dyke Show.'Television debut of 'The Dick Van Dyke Show.' This series won 15 Emmy Awards and was centred on the life of a head writer for a comedy/variety show.Top 10 Classic Golden Age Sitcoms

1962
Birthday of Tommy LeeBirthday of Tommy Lee [Motley Crue] (1962)Top 10 Hard Rock Bands of the 1980s
Top 10 Music Feuds and Rivalries

1964
First Buffalo Wings Are Made First Buffalo Wings are made at the Anchor Bar in Buffalo, New YorkSuper Bowl Snack: Chicken Wings in Cola

1969
Birthday of Gwen StefaniBirthday of Gwen Stefani [No Doubt] (1969)History of Gwen Stefani and No Doubt: Profile of the 'Just A Girl' Band
Top 10 Frontwomen in Rock
Top 10 Sexiest Female Singers: Modern Edition

1970
Black Thought of The Roots is bornBlack Thought, lead MC of The Roots, is bornTop 10 Rap Groups and Crews

1971
Birth of Backstreet Boys Kevin RichardsonThey%u2019re both boy bands who were propelled to superstardom thanks to a young female fan baseMusic Showdown: New Kids on the Block Vs. Backstreet Boys

1971
Release: Play Misty for MeThe film Play Misty for Me is released (1971)Top 10 Directorial Debuts in Film

1973
Birthday of Neve CampbellBirthday of Neve Campbell (1973)Top 10 Scream Queens

1980
Release: Zenyatta Mondatta album by The PoliceZenyatta Mondatta album by The Police (1980)Top 10 The Police Songs

1984
Birthday of Ashlee SimpsonSinger and actress Ashlee Simpson is bornTop 10 Lip Sync Fails

1990
Release: Release of Troll 2The film Troll 2 is released (1990)Top 10 Movies So Bad They're Good
Another Top 10 Hilarious Movie Deaths

1995
Release: Mariah Carey album Daydream is releasedMariah Carey album Daydream is released (1995)Top 10 Mariah Carey Songs

1995
O.J. Simpson murder trial verdictO.J. Simpson murder trial verdict is delivered (1995)Top 10 Unsolved Murder Mysteries
Another Top 10 Craziest Events Caught on Camera

2002
The TV series Naruto debutsThe TV series Naruto airs its first episode (2002)Top 10 Anime Powers We Wish Were Real
Top 10 Anime Series

2003
Release: School of RockThe film School of Rock is released (2003)Top 10 Rock 'n' Roll Movies
Top 10 Memorable School Speeches in Movies

2004
Death of Janet LeighDeath of Janet Leigh (2004)Top 10 Scream Queens

2004
Release: Desperate HousewivesThe show Desperate Housewives airs its first episode (2004)Top 10 TV MILFS

2006
The TV series Death Note debutsThe TV series Death Note airs its first episode (2006)Top 10 Anime Powers We Wish Were Real
Top 10 Anime Series

2007
Release: The Girl Next DoorThe film The Girl Next Door is released (2007)Top 10 Horror Movies Inspired By True Events

2007
The show Pushing Daisies airs its first episodeThe show Pushing Daisies airs its first episode (2007)Top 10 TV Shows Cancelled Too Soon

November 3


Nov 3
1911
Chevrolet officially enters the automobile marketChevrolet officially enters the automobile market in competition with the Ford Model T (1911)The History of General Motors: From Buick, Cadillac and Pontiac to Chevrolet

1933
Birth of actor Jeremy Brett.Birth of actor Jeremy Brett. This English actor was best known for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes.Top 10 Sherlock Holmes Portrayals

1952
Birthday of Roseanne BarrThese shows were about friends, families and nothing. Join http://www.WatchMojo.com as we count down the Top 10 Sitcoms of the 1990s.Top 10 Television Sitcoms of the 1990s

1954
Release: GodzillaThe film Godzilla is released (1954)Top 10 Worst American Remakes of Foreign Movies

1954
Theatrical release of GodzillaThe film Godzilla is released to movie theaters (1954)Top 10 Godzilla Movies
Top 10 Giant Movie Monsters
Top 10 City Destruction Scenes in Movies
Top 10 Classic Movie Monsters

1957
Dolph Lundgren is born.He is a Swedish actor, director, and martial artist. He belongs to a generation of film actors who epitomise the movie action hero stereotype.Top 10 Most Memorable Moments From the Cast of The Expendables 2

1964
Lyndon B. Johnson wins the U.S. presidential electionLyndon B. Johnson wins the United States presidential election of 1964Lyndon Johnson Biography: U.S. President, Great Society

1974
Birthday of NellyBirthday of Nelly (1974).Another Top 10 Sexiest Music Videos

1976
Release: CarrieThe film Carrie is released (1976)Top 10 Murderous Women in Film
Top 10 Horror Movie Villain Motivations
Top 10 Trailers That Ruined the Movie
Top 10 Stephen King Adaptations
Top 10 Movie Shower Scenes

1978
The TV series Diff'rent Strokes airs its first episodeThe TV series Diff'rent Strokes airs its first episode (1978)Top 10 Sitcom Catchphrases

1980
Super Trouper is releasedSuper Trouper is released (1980)Top 10 ABBA Songs

1987
Birthday of Elizabeth Smart Top 10 kidnappings that shocked the United States.Top 10 Kidnappings That Shocked the U.S.

1992
Bill Clinton was elected as the 42nd President of the United StatesBiography of the 42nd President of the United States, Bill Clinton.Biography of Bill Clinton: Arkansas Governor to the Presidency

1992
Release: Release of I Will Always Love You by Whitney HoustonThe song I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston is released (1992)Top 10 Sad Breakup Songs
Top 10 Movie Theme Songs
Top 10 Cover Songs

1993
The TV show The Nanny airs its first episodeThe TV show The Nanny airs its first episode (1993)Top 10 Annoying TV Characters

1995
The TV series Mr. Show with Bob and David airs its first episodeThe TV series Mr. Show with Bob and David airs its first episode (1995)Top 10 Sketch Comedy Shows

1996
Release: Primal FearThe film Primal Fear is released (1996)Top 10 Movie Lawyers

1996
The Simpsons' episode You Only Move Twice first airsThe Simpsons' episode You Only Move Twice first airs (1996)Top 10 Simpsons Episodes

2003
Release: One Missed CallThe film One Missed Call is released (2003)Top 10 Worst American Remakes of Foreign Movies

2006
Release: BoratThe film Borat is released (2006)Top 10 Comedy Movie Clichés
Top 10 Movie Mockumentaries
Top 10 Movie Continuations of TV Series
Top 10 Racially Offensive Movie Characters
Top 10 Movies You Shouldn't Watch with Your Parents

2009
The TV series V airs its first episodeThe TV series V airs its first episode (2009)Another Top 10 Sexy Female Aliens from Movies and TV

December 3


Dec 3
Apple Pie DayApple Pie DayHow To Make An Apple Pie

1894
Death of Robert Louis StevensonDeath of Robert Louis Stevenson (1894).Top 10 Notes: Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

1948
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1965
Release: The Beatles' album, Rubber Soul, is releasedThe Beatles' album, 'Rubber Soul,' is releasedTop 10 Beatles Moments

1976
An assassination attempt is made on Bob MarleyAn assassination attempt is made on Bob Marley. He is shot twice, but plays a concert two days later (1976)The Life and Career of Bob Marley

1976
Release: Theatrical release of RockyThe film Rocky is released (1976)Top 10 Motivational Movies
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1979
The Who Concert DisasterThe Who Concert Disaster at the Riverfront Coliseum in Cincinnati when almost a dozen fans were killed rushing to the doorTop 10 Concert Tragedies and Mishaps

1985
Birthday of Amanda SeyfriedBirthday of Amanda Seyfried (1985)Top 13 Hot Actresses of 2013

1995
Release: California Love by Tupac is releasedCalifornia Love by Tupac is released (1995)Top 10 Decade Defining Rap Songs of the 1990s

1998
Release: Shakespeare in LoveThe film Shakespeare in Love is released (1998)Top 10 Overrated Movies
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2000
The TV series Queer as Folk airs its first episodeThe TV series Queer as Folk airs its first episode (2000)Top 10 Showtime Shows of All Time

2005
The first Digital Short airs on Saturday Night LiveThe first Digital Short (Lettuce) airs on Saturday Night Live (2005)Top 10 Saturday Night Live Sketches

2009
Release: Jersey ShorePremiere of Jersey Shore (2009)Top 10 MTV Shows

2010
Release: Black SwanThe film Black Swan is released (2010)Top 10 Movies You Shouldn't Watch with Your Parents
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