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January 6


Jan 6
1919
Death of Theodore RooseveltDeath of Theodore Roosevelt (1919)Top 10 Presidents of the United States of America
Top 10 Celebrity Mustaches

1929
Mother Teresa arrives in Calcutta to help India's poorMother Teresa arrives in Calcutta to begin her work among India's poorest and sick people (1929)Mother Teresa Bio: The Life of A Healer

1946
Birthday of Pink Floyd's Syd Barrett Birthday of Syd Barrett (1946) [Pink Floyd]The History of Pink Floyd

1948
Release: The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is releasedThe Treasure of the Sierra Madre is released (1948)Top 10 Movie Treasure Hunters
Top 10 Movies of the 1940s

1953
Birthday of Malcolm YoungBirthday of Malcolm Young (1953).Top 10 AC/DC Songs
Top 10 Signature Rock Moves

1955
Rowan AtkinsonRowan Atkinson is born (1955)Top 10 Comedy Movie Clichés

1986
Birthday of Alex TurnerBirthday of Alex Turner (1986)Top 10 Arctic Monkeys Songs
Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 2000s

1994
Nancy Kerrigan is attackedNancy Kerrigan is attacked (1994).Top 10 Unsportsmanlike Moments in Sports

2006
Release: Grandma's BoyThe movie Grandma's Boy is released (2006)Top 10 Hilarious Movie Masturbation Scenes

2006
Release: HostelThe film Hostel is released (2006)Top 10 Torture Scenes
Top 10 Torture Porn Movies

2006
Release: Match PointThe film Match Point is released (2006)Top 10 Sexy Movie Scenes

2012
Theatrical release of The Devil Inside.Theatrical release of The Devil Inside. This supernatural horror film is notable for its ending which enraged audiences.Top 10 Worst Movie Endings

February 6


Feb 6
1895
Birthday of Babe RuthBirthday of Babe Ruth (1895)Babe Ruth Biography: Boston Red Sox to NY Yankees
Top 10 Most Dominant Male Athletes of All Time
Top 10 Sports Curses
Top 10 Iconic Americans

1911
Birthday of Ronald Reagan Birthday of Ronald Reagan (1911)Ronald Reagan: Life and Death of a President

1945
Birthday of Bob MarleyBirthday of Bob Marley (1945)The Life and Career of Bob Marley
Top 10 Memorable Grammy Snubs
Top 10 Ska Bands

1950
Birthday of Natalie ColeBirthday of Natalie Cole (1950)Top 10 Classic Duets

1952
Elizabeth II becomes queen of the United KingdomElizabeth II becomes the first queen regnant of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth Realms since Queen Victoria upon the death of her father, George VI. At the exact moment of succession, she was in a treehouse at the Treetops Hotel in Kenya (1952)Queen Elizabeth II Biography: Coronation to Diamond Jubilee

1962
Birthday of Axl RoseBirthday of Axl Rose from Guns N Roses (1962)Guns N' Roses: History of the Hard Rock Band
Top 10 Frontmen in Rock
Top 10 Hard Rock Bands of the 1980s
Top 10 Signature Rock Moves
Another Top 10 Hated Musical Artists
Top 10 Decade Defining Musical Acts: 1980s
Top 10 Controversial Figures in Rock History
Top 10 Music Feuds and Rivalries
Top 10 Controversial Band Member Replacements in Rock

1966
Birthday of Rick Astley Birthday of Rick Astley (1966)Best April Fools' Day Jokes and Pranks of All-Time

1985
Release: I'm on Fire by Bruce Springsteen is releasedI'm on Fire by Bruce Springsteen is released (1985)Top 10 Jailbait Songs

1991
Debut of Street Fighter IIDebut of the arcade video game classic, Street Fighter II (1991)Top 10 Tournament Fighting Game Franchises
Top 10 Game Over Screens

2003
Release: 50 Cent's debut, Get Rich or Die Tryin', is released50 Cent's debut album, "Get Rich or Die Tryin'," is releasedTop 10 Greatest Rap Debut Albums
Top 10 Rap Diss Tracks

2004
Release: MiracleThe film Miracle is released (2004)Top 10 Best Sports Movie Speeches
Top 10 Inspirational Sports Movies

2005
The TV series American Dad! airs its first episodeThe TV series American Dad! airs its first episode (2005)Top 10 Cartoon Dads from TV

2009
Release: CoralineThe film Coraline is released (2009)Top 10 Stop-Motion Animation Movies
Top 10 Animated Villains Excluding Disney and Pixar
Top 10 Creepy Kids Movies

March 6


Mar 6
1902
Real Madrid Club de Futbol is foundedReal Madrid Club de Futbol is founded (1902).Top 10 Football Clubs

1912
Oreo Cookies first for saleOreo Cookies first for sale (1912)How to Make an OREO Cookie Cake
Top 10 Iconic Junk Foods

1946
Birthday of Pink Floyds David GilmourBirthday of David Gilmour (1946).Top 10 Pink Floyd Songs
The History of Pink Floyd
Top 10 Guitarists of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Band Guitarists
Top 10 Guitar Solos
Top 10 Greatest Rock Bands

1947
Birthday of Kiki DeeBirthday of Kiki Dee (1947)Top 10 Classic Duets

1947
Birthday of Rob ReinerBirthday of Rob Reiner (1947)Top 10 Rock 'n' Roll Movies

1968
The TV series Lost in Space airs its last episodeThe TV series Lost in Space airs its last episode (1968)Top 10 Worst Movies Based on a TV Series

1970
Birthday of Megadeth's Chris BroderickBirthday of Chris Broderick [Megadeth] (1970)Interview With Megadeth on Endgame

1972
Birthday of Shaquille O'Neal Birthday of Shaquille O'Neal (1972)Shaquille O'Neal Bio: Life and Career

1987
Release: DollsThe film Dolls is released (1987)Top 10 Scary Movie Dolls

1987
Release: Lethal WeaponThe film Lethal Weapon is released (1987)Top 10 Action Movies of the 1980s
Top 10 Male Movie Cops

1987
Release: Raising ArizonaThe film Raising Arizona is released (1987)Top 10 Coen Brothers Movies
Top 10 Movie Hillbillies

1998
Release: The Big LebowskiThe film The Big Lebowski is released (1998)Top 10 Coolest Movie Characters
Top 10 Comedy Movies: 1990s
Top 10 Movie Comeback Lines
Top 10 Movie Dream Sequences
Top 10 Movie Rants
Top 10 Coen Brothers Movies
Top 10 Memorable Movie Insults
Top 10 Jeff Bridges Performances
Top 10 Cult Classics: Comedies

1998
Release: U.S. MarshalsThe film U.S. Marshals is released (1998)Top 10 Best Spin-Off Movies

2001
Release: Get Ur Freak On by Missy Elliott is releasedGet Ur Freak On by Missy Elliott is released (2001)Top 10 Rap Songs of the 2000s

2006
Release: Beast and the Harlot by Avenged SevenfoldBeast and the Harlot by Avenged Sevenfold (2006)Top 10 Guitar Riffs of the 2000s

2009
Release: Theatrical release of Watchmen.Theatrical release of Watchmen. It is an American superhero film directed by Zack Snyder and starring an ensemble cast. It directly adapts the comic book of the same name (2009).Top 10 Graphic Novel Movie Adaptations
Superhero Origins: Rorschach

2012
'Mass Effect 3' was released in North America.'Mass Effect 3' was released in North America. The conclusion to the mass effect trilogy, its ending left gamer's gasping in disbelief. So much so that it had to be amended in an update.Top 10 Worst Video Game Endings

2012
Release: Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band album 'Wrecking Ball' Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band album 'Wrecking Ball' The Life and Career of Bruce Springsteen

2012
Release: Street Fighter X TekkenStreet Fighter X TekkenStreet Fighter X Tekken: Everything You Should Know

April 6


Apr 6
1896
The first modern Olympic Games take placeIn Athens, the opening of the first modern Olympic Games is celebrated, 1,500 years after the original games are banned by Roman Emperor Theodosius I (1896)The History Of The Olympic Games

1930
Twinkies are inventedTwinkies are invented by James Alexander Dewar (1930)Top 10 Iconic Junk Foods

1937
Birthday of Merle HaggardBirthday of Merle Haggard (1937)Top 10 Country Songs of All Time

1965
Birthday of Black Francis of PixiesBirthday of Black Francis of Pixies (1965)Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 1980s

1967
The Star Trek: The Original Series episode The City on the Edge of Forever first airsThe Star Trek: The Original Series episode The City on the Edge of Forever first airs (1967)Top 10 Star Trek: The Original Series Episodes

1969
Birthday of Paul RuddBirthday of Paul Rudd (1969)Top 10 Paul Rudd Performances
Top 10 Celebrity Commercials from Before They Were Stars

1984
Release: Moscow on the HudsonRelease of Moscow on the Hudson (1984)Top 10 Robin Williams Performances

1984
Release: The Neverending StoryThe film The Neverending Story is released (1984)Top 10 Saddest Animal Deaths in Movies
Top 10 Creepy Kids Movies

1990
Release: Ernest Goes to JailThe film Ernest Goes to Jail is released (1990)Top 10 Movie Hillbillies

1992
North American release of Contra III: The Alien Wars.This 2 Player run and gun SNES game pitted gamers against against alien invaders in a full on war.Top 10 Retro Co-Op Games

1993
Release: Tool album Undertow is releasedTool album Undertow is released (1993).Another Top 10 Controversial Music Videos

1998
Death of Tammy WynetteDeath of Tammy Wynette (1998)Top 10 Female Country Music Stars
Top 10 Country Songs of All Time

2001
Release: BlowThe film Blow is released (2001)Top 10 Movie Drug Dealers

2006
Angry Video Game Nerd joins YouTubeAngry Video Game Nerd joins YouTube (2006)Top 10 YouTube Celebrities

2007
Release: Death ProofThe film Death Proof is released (2007)Top 10 Quentin Tarantino Scenes

2007
Release: GrindhouseThe film Grindhouse is released (2007)Top 10 Creative Horror Movie Weapons

2007
Release: SunshineThe film Sunshine is released (2007)Top 10 Astronaut Movies

2012
Release: American ReunionAmerican ReunionTop 10 Coming of Age Comedies

2012
Release: Xenoblade Chronicles Xenoblade Chronicles (Wii Game)Xenoblade Chronicles: Everything You Should Know

2014
Premiere of season 4 of Game of ThronesPremiere of season 4 of Game of Thrones (2014)Top 10 Fantasy Shows

May 6


May 6
No Diet DayNo Diet DayExtreme Recipe for Cookie-Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

1840
First adhesive postage stamp issued by BritainFirst adhesive postage stamp issued by Britain / First stamp collection started (1840)How To Collect Stamps

1915
Birthday of Orson WellesBirthday of Orson Welles (1915)Top 10 Acting Debuts in Movies

1937
Hindenburg DisasterHindenburg Airship Disaster (1937)Another Top 10 Craziest Events Caught on Camera

1961
Birthday of George ClooneyBirthday of George Clooney (1961)George Clooney: Household Name and Bonafide Sex Symbol
Top 10 Celebrity Womanizers

1971
Birthday of Foo Fighters' Chris ShiflettBirthday of Chris Shiflett [Foo Fighters] (1971)The History of the Foo Fighters

1992
Death of Marlene DietrichDeath of Marlene Dietrich (1992)Top 10 Actors Recreated With Special Effects

2004
The TV series Friends airs its last episodeThe TV series Friends airs its last episode (2004)Top 10 Sitcoms of All Time
Top 10 TV Weddings
How I Met Your Mother vs. Friends
Top 10 TV Womanizers
Top 10 Sitcom Catchphrases
Top 10 TV Bromances
Top 10 Will They or Won't They Sitcom Couples
Top 10 TV Theme Songs (with Words)
Top 10 Annoying TV Characters
Top 10 TV Bottle Episodes

2005
Release: CrashThe film Crash is released (2005)Top 10 Worst Best Picture Oscar-Winning Movies

2005
Release: Kingdom of HeavenThe film Kingdom of Heaven is released (2005)Top 10 Medieval Movies

2010
Last episode of King of the Hill airsLast episode of King of the Hill airs (2010)Top 10 TV Grandpas of All Time
Top 10 Adult Cartoons

2011
Release: ThorThe film Thor is released (2011)Top 10 Comedic Moments In Action Films
Top 10 Superheroes of All Time
Top 10 Best Blockbuster Movie Franchises
Top 10 Supervillain Portrayals in Movies

2012
Release: The AvengersThe film The Avengers is released (2012)Top 10 Marvel Movies
Top 10 Supervillain Portrayals in Movies

June 6


Jun 6
Tetris History: The Soviet Mind Game

1925
The Chrysler Corporation is founded by Walter Percy Chrysler The Chrysler Corporation is founded by Walter Percy Chrysler (1925)History of Chrysler: from Plymouth to Dodge and Jeep

1944
Normandy Landings take placeNormandy Landings take place (1944)Top 10 French Tourist Attractions

1960
Birthday of Steve VaiBirthday of Steve Vai (1960).Top 10 Instrumental Songs: Hard Rock and Heavy Metal
Top 10 Solo Guitarists

1964
Birthday of Bad Religion's Jay BentleyBad Religion bassist Jay Bentley is bornTop 10 Punk Bands

1965
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction by The Rolling Stones is released(I Cant Get No) Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones is released (1965)Top 10 Guitar Riffs of the All Time

1965
Release: (I Cant Get No) Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones is released(I Cant Get No) Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones is released (1965)Top 10 Greatest Rock Bands
Top 10 Iconic Rock Songs
Top 10 Rock Anthems
Top 10 Decade Defining Songs: 1960s
Top 10 Decade Defining Songs: 1960s

1970
Birthday of KoRn's James 'Munky' ShafferBirthday of James 'Munky' Shaffer [KoRn] (1970)Interview With KoRn on Their Fans and The Internet
Interview With KoRn on Their New Album
Interview With KoRn on Their Career

1972
Birthday of Lacuna Coil's Cristina ScabbiaBirthday of Cristina Scabbia [Lacuna Coil] (1972)Interview with Lacuna Coil

1972
David Bowie releases "Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust" David Bowie releases "Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust" (1972)The Life and Career of David Bowie

1972
Release: The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars album by David BowieThe Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars album by David Bowie (1972)Top 10 David Bowie Songs

1983
Release: OctopussyThe James Bond film Octopussy is released (1983)Top 10 Best Blockbuster Movie Franchises

1984
Debut of Tetris.First unveiled in Russia, (Then USSR) Tetris has been entertaining gamers of all ages for over 30 years, It's the best selling game of all time thanks to multiple versions of the game released throughout the years.Top 10 Video Games of All Time
Top 10 Puzzle Video Games

1997
Release: Con AirThe film Con Air is released (1997)Top 10 Action Movies of the 1990s
Top 10 Greatest Airplane Movies
Top 10 Worst Movie Accents

1998
Sex and the City airs its first episodeThe TV series Sex and the City airs its first episode (1998)Top 10 HBO Shows of All Time
Top 10 Will They or Won't They Sitcom Couples

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

2003
Release: 2 Fast 2 FuriousThe film 2 Fast 2 Furious is released (2003)Top 10 Moments from the Fast and the Furious Franchise

2005
Release: Release of City of EvilRelease of City of Evil (2005)Top 10 Avenged Sevenfold Songs

2007
Bob Barker's last episode as host of The Price is Right airsBob Barker's last episode as host of The Price is Right airs (2007)Top 10 Game Show Hosts of All Time

2008
Release: Kung Fu Panda is releasedKung Fu Panda is released (2008)Top 10 Hilarious Slow Motion Movie Scenes
Top 10 Animated Villains Excluding Disney and Pixar

2008
Release: You Don't Mess with the ZohanThe film You Don't Mess with the Zohan is released (2008)Top 10 Worst Adam Sandler Movies
Top 10 Racially Offensive Movie Characters

July 6


Jul 6
1886
Louis Pasteur successfully tests his vaccine against rabies. Louis Pasteur successfully tests his vaccine against rabies. The patient is Joseph Meister, a boy who was bitten by a rabid dog (1886) Top 10 Medical Breakthroughs

1921
Birthday of Nancy ReaganBirthday of Nancy Reagan, wife of President Ronald Reagan (1921)Top 10 Influential First Ladies of the United States
Ronald Reagan: Life and Death of a President

1925
Birthday of Bill HaleyBill Haley was bornTop 10 Rock and Roll Pioneers

1927
Birthday of Janet LeighBirthday of Janet Leigh (1927)Top 10 Scream Queens

1946
Birth of Sylvester Stallone.Birth of Sylvester Stallone. This actor is an action icon best known for his roles of Rambo and Rocky Balboa.Top 10 Action Movie Clichés

1946
Birthday of George W. BushBirthday of George W. Bush (1946)George W. Bush Bio: From the Military to the White House
Top 10 Influential Political Leaders of the Last Century

1946
Birthday of Sylvester StalloneBirthday of Sylvester Stallone (1946)Top 10 Alternate Casting Choices in Film
Top 10 Action Movies of the 1980s
The Career of Iconic Action Star Sylvester Stallone
Arnold Schwarzenegger Vs. Sylvester Stallone
Top 10 Most Memorable Moments From the Cast of The Expendables 2

1947
The AK-47 goes into production in the Soviet Union The AK-47 goes into production in the Soviet Union (1947)The AK-47: From Weapon of War to Action Star

1957
John Lennon meets Paul McCartneyJohn Lennon and Paul McCartney of the Beatles are introduced to each other when Lennon's band the Quarrymen performs at the St. Peter's Church Rose Queen garden fete in Woolton (1957)The History of The Beatles

1964
Release: A Hard Day's NightThe film A Hard Day's Night is released (1964)Top 10 Rock 'n' Roll Movies

1967
Start of the Nigerian Civil WarStart of the Nigerian Civil War (1967).Top 10 Bloodiest Wars of the Last Century

1970
Birthday of Wu-Tang Clan's Inspectah DeckBirthday of Inspectah Deck [Wu-Tang Clan] (1970)Top 10 Wu-Tang Clan Songs
Wu-Tang Clan: History of the Hip Hop Group

1973
Release: Live and Let Die is released in theatersLive and Let Die is released in theaters (1973).Top 10 Best James Bond Theme Songs

1975
Birthday of 50 CentBirthday of 50 Cent (1975).Top 10 Hip-Hop Feuds and Rivalries
Top 10 Rappers and Hip Hop Artists Turned Actors
Top 10 Actor Body Transformations
Top 10 Rappers and Hip Hop Artists
Top 10 Lip Sync Fails

1987
Release: Grateful Dead album, In the Dark, is releasedGrateful Dead's highest charting album, In the Dark, is released. It went to the Billboard top ten.History of the Grateful Dead

1992
Release: Countdown to Extinction is releasedCountdown to Extinction is released (1992)Top 10 Megadeth Songs

1994
Release: Forrest Gump is releasedThe film Forrest Gump is released (1994)Top 10 Movie Narrations
Top 10 Movies of the 1990s
Top 10 Motivational Movies

August 6


Aug 6
National Root Beer Float DayNational Root Beer Float DayEasy Recipe for Root Beer Float Cupcakes

1881
Birthday of Sir Alexander Fleming Birthday of Alexander Fleming (1881)Top 10 Greatest Inventions of All Time
Top 10 Medical Breakthroughs

1901
Birthday of Dutch SchultzBirthday of Dutch Schultz, a mobster involved in bootlegging during Prohibition (1901)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters

1911
Birthday of Lucille Ball Birthday of Lucille Ball (1911)Top 10 Female Comedians

1926
Harry Houdini performs his greatest featHarry Houdini performs his greatest feat, spending 91 minutes underwater in a sealed tank before escaping (1926) Harry Houdini: Biography

1928
Birthday of Andy Warhol Birthday of Andy Warhol (1928)Top Artists of the Twentieth Century: A Primer

1945
Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (1945)Another Top 10 Craziest Events Caught on Camera
Top 10 Moments That Made The World Stand Still

1952
Birthday of Brian LevantBirthday of Brian Levant (1952)Top 10 Worst Hollywood Directors

1970
Birthday of M. Night ShyamalanBirthday of M. Night Shyamalan (1970)M. Night Shyamalan: From Twist Thrillers to Action-Fantasies
Top 10 Worst Hollywood Directors

1987
Release: Metroid is released in North America, Drawing inspiration from Ridley Scott's Alien, this game marked the debut of one of the most iconic Female Protagonists in Video Games: Samus Aran Top 10 Female Protagonists in Video Games

1991
Web Becomes Public Service on the InternetWorld Wide Web debuts as publicly available service on the InternetCERN History: Discoveries and Experiments

1993
Release: The FugitiveThe film The Fugitive is released (1993)Top 10 Best Movies Based on a TV Series
Top 10 Best Spin-Off Movies

1999
Release: The Iron GiantThe film The Iron Giant is released (1999)Top 10 Saddest Cartoon Movie Moments
Top 10 Vin Diesel Moments

1999
Release: Theatrical release of 'The Sixth Sense'.Theatrical release of 'The Sixth Sense'. This supernatural thriller told the story of a troubled boy who is able to talk to the dead (1999)Another Top 10 Unexpected Movie Deaths
Top 10 Adult and Kid Friendships in Movies
Top 10 Movie Twists

2004
Release: Release of CollateralRelease of Collateral (2004)Top 10 Jamie Foxx Performances

2008
Release: Pineapple ExpressThe film Pineapple Express is released (2008)Top 10 Movie Drug Dealers

2009
Death of John HughesDeath of John Hughes (2009)Top 10 Greatest Teen Movies
Top 10 Trends of the 1980s

2010
Release: The Other GuysThe film The Other Guys is released (2010)Another Top 10 Unexpected Movie Deaths
Will Ferrell Biography: From SNL to Anchorman 2

September 6


Sep 6
1861
Union forces capture control of the mouth of Tennessee River American Civil War: Union forces captured Paducah, Kentucky, gaining strategic control of the mouth of Tennessee River (1861)American Civil War: History, Key Figures and Battles

1935
Release: Top HatThe film Top Hat is released (1935)Top 10 Dance Scenes in Dance Movies

1943
Birthday of Roger WatersBirthday of Roger Waters [Pink Floyd] (1943)The History of Pink Floyd
Top 10 Pink Floyd Songs
Top 10 In-Band Feuds
Top 10 Classic Rock Bands
Top 10 Greatest Rock Bands

1944
Release: Double IndemnityThe film Double Indemnity is released (1944)Top 10 Film Noirs

1946
Release: NotoriousThe film Notorious is released (1946)Top 10 Film Noirs

1966
Death of Margaret SangerDeath of Margaret Sanger (1966)Top 10 Women’s Activists

1972
Birthday of Idris ElbaBirthday of Idris Elba (1972)Top 10 Decade Defining Actors: 2010s

1991
Soviet Union formally recognise the independence of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia Soviet Union formally recognised the independence of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia (1991) Russia History: 20th Century

1996
Release: Mighty Ducks TV series debutsMighty Ducks TV series debuts (1996)Top 10 Hated Disney Animated Shows

1997
Funeral of Princess DianaPrincess Diana's funeral takes placeTop 10 Televised Events of All Time

1998
Death of Akira KurosawaDeath of Akira Kurosawa (1998)Top 10 Director-Actor Partnerships

2011
Dead Island was releasedFollowing a highly praised teaser trailer which fueled a lot of hype, this game released to critically mixed reviews.Top 10 Video Game Teaser Trailers

2013
Release: AM by Arctic Monkeys is releasedAM by Arctic Monkeys is released (2013)Top 10 Arctic Monkeys Songs

2013
Release: RiddickThe film Riddick is released (2013)Top 10 Vin Diesel Moments

October 6


Oct 6
1967
The Star Trek: The Original Series episode Mirror, Mirror first airsThe Star Trek: The Original Series episode Mirror, Mirror first airs (1967)Top 10 Star Trek: The Original Series Episodes

1978
Release: Midnight Express is releasedMidnight Express is released (1978).Top 10 Prison Escape Films

1981
Release: Don't Stop Believin' by Journey is releasedDon't Stop Believin' by Journey is released (1981).Top 10 Guilty Pleasure Songs

1981
President Anwar Sadat was AssassinatedA countdown of the Top 10 Most Significant Political Assassinations of the 20th centuryTop 10 Political Assassinations of the 20th Century

1982
Birthday of William Butler, member of Arcade FireWe take a look at the history of the indie rock band, Arcade Fire,The History of Arcade Fire

1989
Release: Henry VThe film Henry V is released (1989)Top 10 Movie Kings

1995
Release: To Die ForThe film To Die For is released (1995)Top 10 Femme Fatales in Modern Cinema

1999
Release: AuditionThe film Audition is released (1999)Top 10 Murderous Women in Film

2000
Release: Get CarterThe film Get Carter is released (2000)Top 10 Worst American Remakes of Foreign Movies

2000
Release: Meet the ParentsThe film Meet the Parents is released (2000)Top 10 Robert De Niro Moments
Top 10 Movie Dads

2004
Release: TaxiThe film Taxi is released (2004)Top 10 Worst American Remakes of Foreign Movies

2006
Release: The DepartedThe film The Departed is released (2006)Top 10 Greatest Martin Scorsese Movies
Top 10 Male Movie Cops
Top 10 Movies of the 2000s
Top 10 Best Mark Wahlberg Performances
Top 10 Jack Nicholson Performances

November 6


Nov 6
National Nachos DayNational Nachos DayHow To Make Ultimate Nachos

1887
Birthday of Walter JohnsonBirthday of Walter Johnson, a Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. He played his entire 21-year baseball career for the Washington Senators (1907-1927).Top 10 Unbreakable Records: Part 1

1893
Death of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky diesTop 10 Composers

1935
Parker Brothers acquires Monopoly PatentsParker Brothers acquires the forerunner patents for MONOPOLY from Elizabeth Magie (1935)Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Monopoly

1948
Birthday of Glenn FreyBirthday of Glenn Frey (1948).Top 10 In-Band Feuds

1964
Birthday of Bad Religion's Greg GraffinBad Religion singer Greg Graffin is bornTop 10 Punk Bands

1972
Birth of actress Rebecca Romijn.Birth of actress Rebecca Romijn. She is an American actress and former fashion model. She is best known for her role as Mystique in the X-Men films and for her recurring role as Alexis Meade on the television series Ugly Betty. Top 10 Greatest Female Supervillains

1988
Birthday of Emma StoneBirthday of Emma Stone (1988)Emma Stone Biography (UPDATE)
Emma Stone Bio: From Superbad to The Amazing Spider-Man
Top 13 Hot Actresses of 2013

1990
Release: Justify My Love by Madonna is releasedJustify My Love by Madonna is released (1990).Top 10 Sexiest Music Videos

1994
Release: The Simpsons episode Bart's Girlfriend first airsThe Simpsons episode Bart's Girlfriend first airs (1994)Top 10 Guest Stars on The Simpsons (Who Play Characters)

1995
Release: Release of Queen album Made in HeavenRelease of Queen album Made in Heaven (1995)Top 10 Posthumous Albums

1996
Release: The English PatientThe film The English Patient is released (1996)Top 10 Overrated Movies

1998
Release: The WaterboyThe film The Waterboy is released (1998)Top 10 Movie Hillbillies

1998
Release: Velvet Goldmine The film Velvet Goldmine is released (1998)Top 10 Rock 'n' Roll Movies

2001
Michael Bloomberg was elected mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg was elected mayor of New York City (2001)Michael Bloomberg: Biography of NYC Mayor, Businessman

2001
The TV series 24 airs its first episodeThe TV series 24 airs its first episode (2001)Top 10 Good Guys Gone Bad in TV
Top 10 TV Drama Pilot Episodes
Top 10 Comeback Performances
Top 10 Annoying TV Characters
Top 10 TV Anti-Heroes

2002
Release: Femme FataleThe film Femme Fatale is released (2002)Top 10 Femme Fatales in Modern Cinema

2005
Release: Premiere of The BoondocksPremiere of The Boondocks (2005)Top 10 TV Grandpas of All Time
Top 10 Adult Cartoons

2005
The Family Guy episode PTV first airsThe Family Guy episode PTV first airs (2005)Top 10 Family Guy Episodes

2006
Release: The DepartedThe film The Departed is released (2006)Top 10 Greatest Best Picture Oscar-Winning Movies

December 6


Dec 6
1884
The Washington Monument in Washington D.C. is completedWe profile the Washington MonumentThe Washington Monument

1917
Anniversary of the Halifax ExplosionAnniversary of the Halifax Explosion (1917)Top 10 Shipwrecks

1947
The Everglades National Park in Florida is dedicatedWatchMojo.com learns more about Florida's water activities.Travel Guide: Florida - Top Water Activities

1956
Birthday of Randy RhoadsBirthday of Randy Rhoads (1956).Top 10 Guitarists of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Guitar Solos
Top 10 Band Guitarists

1964
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer first airsRudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, the stop-motion animation TV special, first airs (1964)Top 10 Stop-Motion Animation Movies

1967
Birthday of Judd Apatow Birthday of Judd Apatow (1967)Pineapple Express: From Script To Screen

1969
The Rolling Stones at the Altamont Free ConcertDuring The Rolling Stones' set at the Altamont Free Concert, a man was shot and killed by the Hells AngelsTop 10 Concert Tragedies and Mishaps

1970
Release: Gimme ShelterThe film Gimme Shelter is released (1970)Top 10 Greatest Concert Films

1982
Release: GandhiThe film Gandhi is released (1982)Top 10 Ben Kingsley Performances
Top 10 Worst Best Picture Oscar-Winning Movies

1988
Death of Roy OrbisonRoy Orbison of Traveling Wilburys diesTop 10 Supergroups

1989
The Ecole Polytechnique massacre takes place.Marc Lepine kills 14 women at a mass shooting in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.Top 10 Infamous Mass Shootings Outside the U.S.

1992
Bombay Riots beginBombay Riots begin (1992).Top 10 Riots of the Past 100 Years

1992
Jerry Rice becomes NFL touchdown leader.Jerry Rice breaks Steve Largent's record to become the NFL's all-time leader in touchdowns, and ends his career with 208.Top 10 Unbreakable Records: Part 1

1994
Release: Vitalogy is releasedVitalogy is released (1994).Top 10 Best Pearl Jam Songs

2001
Newfoundland officially becomes Newfoundland and LabradorConstitution of Canada amendment changes Newfoundland's name officially to Newfoundland and LabradorNewfoundland and Labrador: Top Attractions
Newfoundland and Labrador: Nature and Wildlife
Travel Guide: Newfoundland and Labrador

2002
Release: EquilibriumThe film Equilibrium is released (2002)Top 10 Sean Bean Deaths

2013
Release: Inside Llewyn DavisThe film Inside Llewyn Davis is released (2013)Top 10 Coen Brothers Movies
Top 10 Best Movies of 2013