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January 9


Jan 9
1908
Birthday of Simone de BeauvoirBirthday of Simone de Beauvoir (1908)Top 10 Women’s Activists

1913
Birthday of Richard Nixon Birthday of Richard Nixon (1913)Top 10 Actors Recreated With Special Effects
Biography of Richard Nixon: Presidency and Watergate

1944
Birthday of Jimmy PageBirthday of Jimmy Page [Led Zeppelin] (1944)Top 10 Led Zeppelin Songs
The History of Led Zeppelin
Top 10 Guitar Solos
Top 10 Guitarists of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Classic Rock Bands
Top 10 Band Guitarists
Top 10 Hard Rock Guitar Riffs
Top 10 Memorable Grammy Snubs
Top 10 Unlikely Musical Collaborations
Top 10 Greatest Rock Bands

1970
Led Zeppelin live at the Royal Albert HallLed Zeppelin live at the Royal Albert Hall (1970).Top 10 Greatest Live Musical Performances

1973
Birthday of Sean PaulBirthday of Sean Paul, a Jamaican Grammy-winning dancehall and reggae artist.Sean Paul on 'Tomahawk Technique,' Simple Plan and Kelly Rowland
Interview with Sean Paul: Jamaican Pride, Dance Crazes

1978
Birthday of Backstreet Boys' AJ McLeanBirthday of AJ McLean [Backstreet Boys] (1978)Music Showdown: New Kids on the Block Vs. Backstreet Boys

1982
Birthday of Kate Middleton Birthday of Kate Middleton (1982)How To Do Your Makeup Like Kate Middleton

1984
Release: Van Halen Album 1984 is releasedVan Halen Album 1984 is released (1984)Top 10 Van Halen Songs
Top 10 Happy-Sounding Songs That Are Actually Depressing

2000
Release: The TV series Malcolm in the Middle airs its first episodeThe TV series Malcolm in the Middle airs its first episode (2000)Top 10 TV Brats
Top 10 Best TV Sitcoms of the 2000s
Top 10 Married Sitcom Couples

2009
Release: Slumdog MillionaireThe film Slumdog Millionaire is released (2009)Top 10 Unexpected Dance Scenes in Non-Dance Movies

2011
The TV series Bob's Burgers airs its first episodeThe TV series Bob's Burgers airs its first episode (2011)Top 10 Cartoon Dads from TV
Top 10 Cartoon Moms from TV

2011
The TV series Shameless airs its first episodeThe TV series Shameless airs its first episode (2011)Top 10 TV Shows You Shouldn't Watch with Your Parents

2015
Release: Taken 3The film Taken 3 is released in the U.S. (2015)Top 10 Movie Badasses

February 9


Feb 9
National Bagels and Lox DayNational Bagels and Lox DayHow to Make Montreal-Style Bagels at Home

1894
Hershey's Chocolate founded Hershey's Chocolate founded (1894)Recipe: Peanut Butter Blossoms by Hershey's

1928
Birthday of Rinus MichelsBirthday of Rinus Michels (1928)Top 10 Coaches: Old vs. New

1943
Birthday of Joe PesciBirthday of Joe Pesci (1943).Top 10 Actors Who Swear the Most
Top 10 Mafia Movies

1945
Birthday of Mia FarrowBirthday of actress Mia Farrow (1945)Why Mia Farrow Declares Hunger Strike for Darfur

1964
The Beatles appear on The Ed Sullivan ShowThe Beatles make their first live US television performance on The Ed Sullivan Show (1964)Top 10 Beatles Moments
Top 10 Televised Events of All Time
The Ed Sullivan Show: Top 10 Musical Performances
The History of The Beatles

1969
First test flight of the Boeing 747 First test flight of the Boeing 747 (1969)The History of Aviation

1981
Birthday of The RevBirthday of The Rev (1981)Top 10 Avenged Sevenfold Songs

1981
Birthday of Tom HiddlestonBirthday of Tom Hiddleston (1981)Top 10 Supervillain Portrayals in Movies
Top 10 Decade Defining Actors: 2010s

1991
Release: Street Fighter 2 is released in JapanIt's not known when the game first appeared in North America, but on this day the most popular fighting game franchise had its most successful version released in the arcades.Top 10 Capcom Games

2003
Release of 2003's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon series.Release of 2003's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon series. This series served as more mature reboot of te franchise.Top 10 Cartoons of the 2000s

2004
Release: Anchorman: The Legend of Ron BurgundyThe film Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy is released (2004)Will Ferrell Biography: From SNL to Anchorman 2

2007
Release: Hannibal RisingThe film Hannibal Rising is released (2007)Top 10 Worst Spin-off Movies

2007
Release: NorbitThe film Norbit is released (2007)Top 10 Worst Comedy Movies

March 9


Mar 9
1934
Birthday of Yuri Gagarin Birthday of Yuri Gagarin (1934)Space Race: 20th Century Timeline and Firsts

1940
Birthday of Raul JuliaBirthday of Raul Julia (1940).Top 10 Posthumous Movie Performances

1945
Birthday of Dennis RaderBirthday of Dennis Rader, also known as the BTK Killer (1945)Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America (REDUX)

1959
Birthday of Barbie Birthday of Barbie (1959)History of The Barbie Doll
Celebrate 50 years of Barbie
The Business of Mattel's Barbie Doll

1970
Birthday of Shannon LetoBirthday of Shannon Leto (1970).10 Questions with 30 Seconds to Mars

1984
Release: Children of the CornThe film Children of the Corn is released (1984)Top 10 Horror Movie Villain Motivations
Top 10 Evil Children from Movies
Top 10 Iconic Horror Movie Weapons

1987
The Joshua Tree is releasedThe Joshua Tree is released (1987)Top 10 Greatest U2 Songs

1990
Release: Joe Versus the VolcanoThe film Joe Versus the Volcano is released (1990)Top 10 Movie Quitting Scenes

1994
Release: Four Weddings and a FuneralThe film Four Weddings and a Funeral is released (1994)Top 10 Hilarious Movie Weddings

1994
Release: The RefThe film The Ref is released (1994)Top 10 Kevin Spacey Performances

1997
Death of Notorious B.I.G.Death of Christopher Wallace [Notorious B.I.G.] (1997)The Notorious B.I.G.: Biography - Life and Murder
Top 10 Rappers and Hip Hop Artists
Top 10 Unsolved Murder Mysteries
Top 10 Rap Acts of All Time
Top 10 Hip-Hop Feuds and Rivalries
Top 10 Musicians Who Died Too Soon
2Pac vs. The Notorious B.I.G.: Music Showdown

2007
Release: 300The film 300 is released (2007)Top 10 Graphic Novel Movie Adaptations
Top 10 Visually Striking CGI Filled Films
Top 10 Movie Queens
Top 10 Action Movies of the 2000s
Top 10 Movie Battle Speeches
Top 10 Sword and Sandal Movies
Top 10 Movie Badasses

2008
The TV series The Wire airs its last episodeThe TV show The Wire airs its final episode (2008)Top 10 HBO Shows of All Time
Top 10 TV Detectives
Top 10 TV Anti-Heroes
Top 10 Saddest TV Deaths

2012
Release: John CarterThe film John Carter is released (2012)Top 10 Worst 3D Movies

April 9


Apr 9
1336
Birthday of TamerlaneBirthday of Tamerlane (1336)Top 10 Conquerors

1865
Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysses S. Grant to end Civil WarAmerican Civil War: Robert E. Lee surrenders the Army of Northern Virginia (26,765 troops) to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia, effectively ending the war (1865)American Civil War: History, Key Figures and Battles

1926
Birthday of Hugh HefnerBirthday of Hugh Hefner (1926)Top 10 Celebrity Womanizers
Hugh Hefner Biography: Life and Career of the Playboy Founder
Top 10 Successful Founder Spokespeople

1932
Birthday of Carl PerkinsRock and Roll pioneer Carl Perkins is born (1932)Top 10 Rock and Roll Pioneers

1948
El Bogotazo Riots beginEl Bogotazo Riots begin in Columbia (1948).Top 10 Riots of the Past 100 Years

1965
Release: The Greatest Story Ever ToldThe film The Greatest Story Ever Told is released (1965)Top 10 Biblical Movies

1967
The first Boeing 737 makes its maiden flight The first Boeing 737 (a 100 series) makes its maiden flight (1967)The History of Aviation

1973
Birthday of Spenny Rice Birthday of Spenny Rice (1973)Interview With Comedian Spencer Spenny Rice

1975
Release: Monty Python and the Holy Grail is releasedThe film Monty Python and the Holy Grail is released (1975)Top 10 Funniest Movie Insults

1981
Release: Superman IIThe film Superman II is released (1981)Batman VS. Superman

1986
Birthday of Leighton Meester Birthday of Leighton Meester (1986)How To Dress Like Your Favorite Gossip Girl

1990
Birthday of Kristen StewartBirthday of Kristen Stewart (1990)Kristen Stewart Bio and Acting Origins
Life After Twilight: What Will Happen To Its Stars?

2001
Release: The Producers opens on Broadway'The Producers' musical opens on Broadway at the St. James TheatreTop 10 Broadway Musicals

2009
Release: Mary and MaxThe film Mary and Max is released (2009)Top 10 Stop-Motion Animation Movies

2009
The TV series Parks and Recreation airs its first episodeThe TV series Parks and Recreation airs its first episode (2009)Top 10 TV Weddings
Top 10 Will They or Won't They Sitcom Couples

May 9


May 9
1936
Birthday of Albert FinneyBirthday of Albert Finney (1936).Top 10 Actors Who Haven't Won an Oscar

1955
Muppets' Sam and Friends debuts"Sam and Friends" debuts [Muppets] (1955)History of The Muppets

1962
Birthday of Dave GahanBirthday of Dave Gahan [Depeche Mode] (1962)Top 10 Depeche Mode Songs
The History of Depeche Mode
Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 1980s
Top 10 Alternative Bands of All Time (REDUX)

1970
Birthday of Ghostface KillahBirthday of Ghostface Killah (1970)Top 10 Wu-Tang Clan Songs
Wu-Tang Clan: History of the Hip Hop Group
Top 10 Rap Groups and Crews

1971
Birthday of Oasis' Paul McGuiganBirthday of Paul McGuigan [Oasis] (1971)The History of Oasis

1973
Paper MoonThe film Paper Moon is released (1973)Top 10 Acting Debuts in Movies

1979
Birthday of Andrew W.K. Birthday of Andrew W.K. (1979)Andrew W.K. On Party Hard Philosophy

1980
Release: Friday the 13thThe film Friday the 13th is released (1980)Top 10 Iconic Horror Movie Weapons

1980
Release: Theatrical release of Friday the 13th.Theatrical release of Friday the 13th. This slasher horror film spawned an entire franchise based on the killing of teens.Top 10 Murderous Women in Film
Top 10 Horror Movie Villain Motivations
Top 10 Horror Movie Franchises

1985
Birthday of Audrina Patridge Birthday of Audrina Patridge (1985)The Hills' Audrina Patridge's Workout

1999
The Simpsons episode They Saved Lisa's Brain first airsThe Simpsons episode They Saved Lisa's Brain first airs (1999)Top 10 Guest Stars on The Simpsons (Who Play Themselves)

2005
Release: Gorillaz Song Feel Good Inc. is releasedGorillaz Song Feel Good Inc. is released (2005).Top 10 Best Animated Music Videos

2006
Release: Release of Hey There DelilahRelease of Hey There Delilah (2006)Top 10 Stalker Songs

2006
Release: Release of Stadium ArcadiumRelease of Stadium Arcadium (2006)Top 10 Red Hot Chili Peppers Songs

June 9


Jun 9
National Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie DayNational Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie DayHow To Make Strawberry Rhubarb Cobbler Pie

1870
Death of English writer Charles Dickens.Death of Charles Dickens (1870).Top 10 Christmas Carol Trivia
Top 10 Notes: Great Expectations

1934
Donald Duck makes his debut in The Wise Little Hen Donald Duck makes his debut in The Wise Little Hen (1934)The History of Donald Duck

1956
Birthday of Tom HanksBirthday of Tom Hanks (1956)Top 10 Actor Body Transformations

1961
Birthday of Michael J. FoxBirthday of actor Michael J. Fox (1961)Michael J. Fox: From Back to the Future to Spin City
Top 10 Michael J. Fox Performances
Top 10 TV Replacement Characters

1963
Birthday of Johnny DeppBirthday of actor Johnny Depp (1963)The Eccentric Career of Johnny Depp
Top 10 Actors Who Haven't Won an Oscar
Top 10 Director-Actor Partnerships
Top 10 Greatest Cross-Dressing Movie Roles

1978
Birthday of Matthew BellamyBirthday of Matthew Bellamy (1978)Top 10 Muse Songs
Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 2000s
Top 10 Trio Bands in Rock

1978
Release: The Rolling Stones album, Some Girls, is releasedThe Rolling Stones album, Some Girls, is released (1978)Top 10 Rolling Stones Moments
Top 10 Misheard Lyrics

1981
Birthday of Natalie PortmanBirthday of Natalie Portman (1981)Top 10 Acting Debuts in Movies

1993
Release: Jurassic Park is releasedJurassic Park is released (1993).Top 10 Visually Striking CGI Filled Films

1993
Release: What's Love Got to Do with It What's Love Got to Do with It, a film about the life of Tina Turner (1993)Top 10 Music Biopic Performances

1997
The TV series Married... with Children airs its last episodeThe TV series Married... with Children airs its last episode (1997)Top 10 Decade Defining Shows of the 1980s

2006
Release: Cars is releasedCars is released (2006)Top 10 Pixar Villains

2006
Release: Release of CarsRelease of Cars (2006)Top 10 Primary Pixar Characters

July 9


Jul 9
National Sugar Cookie DayNational Sugar Cookie DayHow To Make Sugar Cookies

Princess Elizabeth gets engaged to Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten Buckingham Palace announced the engagement of Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) to Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten (1947)Royal Weddings Past and Present: From Princess Diana to Prince William

1946
Birthday of Bon ScottBirthday of Bon Scott [AC/DC] (1946)AC DC: History of the Hard Rock Band
Top 10 Frontmen in Heavy Metal and Hard Rock
Top 10 Artists Whose Songs Sound the Same

1947
Birthday of O.J. SimpsonBirthday of OJ Simpson, an American football player who was acquitted for his wifes murder in The Trial of the CenturyTop 10 Controversial Athletes
Top 10 Alternate Casting Choices in Film

1947
Birthday of The Jimi Hendrix Experience's Mitch MitchellThe Jimi Hendrix Experience drummer Mitch Mitchell is bornTop 10 Rock Drummers

1956
Birthday of Tom HanksBirthday of Tom Hanks (1956)Top 10 Ultimate Decade Defining Actors
Top 10 Tom Hanks Performances
The Life and Career of Tom Hanks: From Forrest Gump to Larry Crowne
Top 10 Romantic Male Actors
Top 10 Alternate Casting Choices in Film

1959
Birthday of Jim Kerr of Simple MindsBirthday of Jim Kerr of Simple Minds (1959)Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 1980s

1964
Birthday of Courtney LoveBirthday of Courtney Love (1964).Top 10 Music Feuds and Rivalries
Top 10 Hated Musical Artists
The History of Nirvana

1971
Birthday of Marc Andreessen Birthday of Marc Andreessen (1971)The Next Talisman of Tech World

1975
Birthday of Jack WhiteBirthday of musician Jack White (1975)Jack White Biography: White Stripes, Raconteurs, Dead Weather
Top 10 Supergroups
Top 10 Unlikely Musical Collaborations
Top 10 Alternative Bands of All Time (REDUX)
Top 10 Alternative Bands of the 2000s

1981
Donkey Kong arcade game is releasedDebut of the arcade game Donkey Kong. This early platform game introduced both the title character and Mario, and put Nintendo on the map.Top 10 Disappointing Arcade Ports
Super Mario Bros. Trivia
Top 10 Mario Games
Top 10 Nintendo Games

1982
Release: TronThe film Tron is released (1982)Top 10 Movie Hackers

1982
Tron is releasedThe film Tron is released (1982)Top 10 Landmark CGI Movie Effects
Top 10 Most Paused Movie Moments

1984
Birthday of Hedley's Jacob Hoggard Birthday of Jacob Hoggard [Hedley] (1984)Hedley: The Lightning Round
Hedley Talks Reality TV
Interview With Hedley About Songwriting

1994
Release: Forrest Gump is releasedThe film Forrest Gump is released (1994)Top 10 Alternate Casting Choices in Film

1996
Release: LeAnn Rimes' first album, Blue, is releasedLeAnn Rimes' first album, 'Blue,' is releasedTop 10 Reality Talent Show Acts

1997
The TV series Married... with Children airs its last episodeThe TV series Married... with Children airs its last episode (1997)Top 10 Married Sitcom Couples

1999
Release: American PieThe film American Pie is released (1999)Top 10 Comedy Movies: 1990s
Top 10 Greatest Teen Movies
Top 10 Comedy Movie Clichés
Top 10 Hilarious Movie Toilet Scenes

1999
American Pie is releasedThe film American Pie is released to theaters (1999)Top 10 Movie Milfs
Top 10 Movie Dads
Top 10 Movies You Shouldn't Watch with Your Parents

2001
The TV series The Office UK airs its first episodeThe TV series The Office UK airs its first episode (2001)Top 10 British TV Comedies

2003
Release: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black PearlThe film Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl is released (2003)Top 10 Movie Sword Fights

2004
Release: Anchorman: The Legend of Ron BurgundyThe film Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy is released (2004)Top 10 Quirky Movie Pick-up Lines

2004
Release: Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy is releasedThe film Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy is released (2004)Top 10 Hilarious Will Ferrell Moments
Top 10 Ensemble Comedy Movie Casts
Top 10 Movie Idiots
Top 10 Funniest Movie Insults
Top 10 Live Action Movie Dogs

2006
Zinedine Zidance headbutts Marco Materazzi during the 2006 World Cup FinalZinedine Zidance headbutts Marco Materazzi during the 2006 World Cup Final (2006).Top 10 Unsportsmanlike Moments in Sports

August 9


Aug 9
1930
Betty Boop made her cartoon debut in Dizzy Dishes Betty Boop made her cartoon debut in Dizzy Dishes (1930)The Origins of Betty Boop
Top 10 Iconic Cartoon Characters of All Time

1963
Birthday of Whitney Houston Birthday of Whitney Houston (1963)Whitney Houston Biography: Life and Career of the Singer and Actress
Top 10 Female Vocalists
Top 10 Decade Defining Musical Acts: 1980s

1968
Birth of actress Gillian Anderson.Birth of actress Gillian Anderson. This American actress achieved international recognition for her role as Special Agent Dana Scully on 'The X-Files'.Top 10 Women Cops From Television

1968
Birthday of Eric BanaBirthday of Eric Bana (1968)Top 10 Actor Body Transformations

1969
Members of Charles Manson's Family commit the Sharon Tate murders.Followers led by Charles Manson murder pregnant actress Sharon Tate (wife of Roman Polanski), coffee heiress Abigail Folger, Polish actor Wojciech Frykowski, men's hairstylist Jay Sebring and recent high-school graduate Steven Parent.Top 10 Cults

1974
Gerald Ford becomes U.S. PresidentGerald Ford became the 38thPresident of the United State following the resignation of Richard Nixon after the Watergate Scandal.Gerald Ford Biography: U.S. President and Congressman

1985
Release: Pee-wee's Big AdventureThe film Pee-wee's Big Adventure is released (1985)Top 10 Cult Classics: Comedies
Top 10 Tim Burton Movies

1988
Wayne Gretzky is traded to the Los Angeles KingsWayne Gretzky is traded from the Edmonton Oilers to the Los Angeles Kings in one of the most controversial player transactions in ice hockey history, upsetting many Canadians so much that some considered him a "traitor" to his home country (1988)The Wayne Gretzky Trade
Top 10 Infamous Trades in North American Sports

1989
Theatrical release of The Abyss.Theatrical release of The Abyss. This American science fiction-adventure film written and directed by James Cameron had a search and recovery team discover a new species under the ocean.Top 10 Landmark CGI Movie Effects

1991
Release: Double ImpactDouble Impact is released (1991)Top 10 Jean-Claude Van Damme Splits

1995
Death of Jerry GarciaGrateful Dead guitarist and singer-songwriter Jerry Garcia diesHistory of the Grateful Dead
Top 10 Memorable Grammy Snubs

1996
Release: JackThe film Jack is released (1996)Top 10 Embarrassing Movies by Critically Acclaimed Directors

2002
Release: xXxThe film xXx is released (2002)Top 10 Vin Diesel Moments

2006
Release: World Trade CenterThe film World Trade Center is released. Top 10 Worst Movies Based On Real Life Events

2008
Death of Bernie MacDeath of Bernie Mac (2008).Top 10 Posthumous Movie Performances

2013
Release: I Give It A YearThe movie I Give It A Year is release (2013)Top 10 Hilarious Movie Weddings

September 9


Sep 9
1890
Birthday of Colonel SandersBirthday of Colonel Sanders (1890).Top 10 Fast Food Mascots
Top 10 Sports Curses

1930
Birthday of Frank LucasBirthday of Frank Lucas, the criminal depicted in the movie American Gangster (1930)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters

1956
Elvis Presley appears on The Ed Sullivan Show for the first time Elvis Presley appears on The Ed Sullivan Show for the first time (1956)The Ed Sullivan Show: Top 10 Musical Performances

1960
Birthday of Hugh GrantBirthday of Hugh Grant (1960)Top 10 Romantic Male Actors

1966
Birthday of Adam SandlerBirthday of actor and comedian Adam Sandler (1966)Top 10 Worst Adam Sandler Movies
Top 10 Comedy Movie Clichés
The Life and Career of Actor and Comedian Adam Sandler
Top 10 Movie Idiots
Top 10 Hilarious Movie Drunks

1966
Debut of The Green Hornet Television SeriesDebut of The Green Hornet Television Series (1966)Top 10 Coolest Things About Bruce Lee

1966
The TV series The Green Hornet airs its first episodeThe TV series The Green Hornet airs its first episode (1966)Top 10 Live-Action TV Cars

1967
The TV show Spider-Man airs its first episodeThe TV show Spider-Man airs its first episode (1967)Top 10 Greatest Cartoon Show Theme Songs

1972
USA vs. USSR Olympic basketball gameUSA vs. USSR Olympic basketball game (1972)Top 10 Controversial Calls in Sports History
Top 10 Sports Upsets

1975
Debut of the TV show Welcome Back, Kotter.Welcome Back, Kotter had its debut on this day in 1975 on ABC.Top 10 Fictional Television Schools

1976
Death of Mao ZedongDeath of Mao Zedong (1976)Top 10 Influential Communist Leaders
Top 10 Ruthless Dictators
Top 10 Influential Political Leaders of the Last Century

1986
Release: The Phantom of the Opera has first performance at Her Majesty's Theatre in London'The Phantom of the Opera' musical has its first performance at Her Majesty's Theatre in London, EnglandTop 10 Broadway Musicals

1991
Release: Into the Great Wide Open by Tom Petty and the HeartbreakersInto the Great Wide Open by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (1991)Top 10 Celebrities in Music Videos

1995
Release of the Sony PlayStationThe North American release of the Sony Playstation video game console (1995)Top 10 PS1 Games
Top 10 Video Game Consoles

1999
The Release of the Sega DreamcastThe Release of the Sega Dreamcast, on 09/09/99. The last console Sega released on the market before discontinuing their console operations due to financial difficulties and competition from the PS2.Top 10 Dreamcast Games

2003
Release: Hey Ya! by OutKast was releasedHey Ya! by OutKast was released (2003)Top 10 Decade Defining Songs of the 2000s

2011
Release: ContagionThe film Contagion is released (2011)Top 10 Movie Outbreaks

2011
Release: WarriorThe film Warrior is released (2011)Top 10 Inspirational Sports Movies

2012
Release: Premiere of the ninth season of 'The Office.'Premiere of the ninth season of 'The Office.' This series depicts the everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. The Office: TV Series Retrospective

2014
Release: Naming Jack the RipperThe book titled Naming Jack the Ripper, written by Russel Edwards, is released, claiming to have discovered that Jack the Ripper was a Polish Immigrant named Aaron Kosminski.Top 10 Enigmatic People in History

October 9


Oct 9
1888
The Washington Monument officially opens to the general publicIt was build in 1884 to commemorate George Washington, and is made of marble, granite and sandstoneThe Washington Monument

1940
Birthday of John LennonBirthday of John Lennon (1940)Top 10 Actors Recreated With Special Effects
The Life and Career of John Lennon
Top 10 Beatles Songs
Top 10 Beatles Moments
Top 10 Controversial Figures in Rock History
Top 10 In-Band Feuds
Top 10 Musicians Who Died Too Soon
Top 10 Decade Defining Musical Acts: 1960s
Top 10 Rock 'n' Roll Movies

1944
Birthday of John EntwistleBirthday of John Entwistle [The Who] (1944)The History of The Who
Top 10 Rock Bassists
Top 10 The Who Songs

1952
Birthday of Sharon Osbourne Birthday of Sharon Osbourne (1952)Ozzy Osbourne: Biography from Black Sabbath to Solo Artist

1964
Birthday of Sandra Denton , Pepa of Salt-N-PepaCountdown of the Top 10 Rap Groups and Crews of All TimeTop 10 Rap Groups and Crews

1967
Death of Che GuevaraDeath of Che Guevara (1967)Che Guevara: Life of the Argentine Revolutionary
Top 10 Influential Communist Leaders

1971
Release: The French ConnectionThe film The French Connection is released (1971)Top 10 Male Movie Cops

1986
Fox Broadcasting Company launchedWe count down the Top 10 Fox Television shows of all timeTop 10 Fox Television Shows of All Time

1992
Release: Under SiegeThe film Under Siege is released (1992)Top 10 Action Movies of the 1990s
Top 10 Greatest Movie Knife Fights

1996
Game 1 of the 1996 MLB ALCSThe New York Yankees face the Baltimore Orioles in Game 1 of the ALCS, where fan Jeffrey Maier controversially catches a Derek Jeter hit (1996)Top 10 Controversial Calls in Sports History

1998
Release: RushmoreThe film Rushmore is released (1998)Top 10 Movie Dream Sequences
Top 10 Fictional Movie Schools
Top 10 Acting Debuts in Movies

1999
Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival first takes placeCoachella Valley Music and Arts Festival first takes place (1999).Top 10 Iconic Music Festivals of All Time

2002
Death of Aileen WuornosDeath of Aileen Wuornos (2002)Top 10 Infamous Serial Killers in America (REDUX)
Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Bad Guys

2007
Release of Portal.Release of Portal. This video game by Valve introduced gamers to an all new and hilarious first person puzzle franchise built around the use of a portal gun.Top 10 Video Game Gadgets

2008
Release: AmusementThe film Amusement is released (2008)Top 10 Scariest Clowns in Movies and TV

2013
Release: Blue is the Warmest ColourThe film Blue is the Warmest Colour is released (2013)Top 10 Sexy Movie Scenes

2013
Death of Mark Chopper ReadDeath of Mark Chopper Read (2013)Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Bad Guys

November 9


Nov 9
1934
Birthday of Carl SaganBirthday of Carl Sagan (1934)Top 10 Nerd Icons

1967
First issue of Rolling Stone magazine is publishedThe first issue of Rolling Stone magazine is published (1967) Top 10 Band Guitarists

1984
Release: A Nightmare on Elm StreetTheatrical release of A Nightmare on Elm Street. Set in the fictional Midwestern town of Springwood, Ohio, the plot revolves around several teenagers who are stalked and killed in their dreams by Freddy Krueger. Top 10 Scariest Horror Movies
Top 10 Iconic Horror Movie Weapons

1984
Release: Silent Night, Deadly NightThe film Silent Night, Deadly Night is released (1984)Top 10 Horror Movie Villain Motivations

1984
Release: Theatrical release of A Nightmare on Elm Street.Theatrical release of A Nightmare on Elm Street. Set in the fictional Midwestern town of Springwood, Ohio, the plot revolves around several teenagers who are stalked and killed in their dreams by Freddy Krueger. Top 10 Movie Dream Sequences
Top 10 Creative Horror Movie Weapons
Top 10 Horror Movie Villain Motivations
Top 10 Horror Movie Franchises

1988
Release: Child's PlayThe film Child's Play is released (1988)Top 10 Evil Movie Laughs
Top 10 Horror Movie Villain Motivations
Top 10 Scary Movie Dolls
Top 10 Scariest Horror Movies

1989
Fall of Berlin Wall The Fall of the Berlin Wall (1989).Top 10 Moments That Made The World Stand Still

1989
Fall of the Berlin Wall The Fall of the Berlin Wall (1989).Top 10 Craziest Events Caught on Live TV
Travel To Berlin, Germany

1990
Release: Dances with WolvesThe film Dances with Wolves is released (1990)Top 10 Saddest Animal Deaths in Movies

1993
Release: Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) is releasedEnter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) is released (1993)Top 10 Wu-Tang Clan Songs
Top 10 Rap Groups and Crews

1993
Stari most collapses after several days of bombing Stari most, the "old bridge" in Bosnian Mostar built in 1566, collapses after several days of bombing (1993)Top Activities To Do in Bosnia-Herzegovina

2007
Release: No Country for Old MenThe film No Country for Old Men is released (2007)Top 10 Coen Brothers Movies
Top 10 Movies of the 2000s
Top 10 Greatest Best Picture Oscar-Winning Movies
Top 10 Movies Where the Bad Guy Wins

2010
North American release of Call of Duty Black Ops.North American release of Call of Duty Black Ops. Developed by Treyarch, it is also the first to be set in the Cold War and began it's own offshoot direction for the gaming series.Top 10 Call of Duty Maps

2012
Release: SkyfallThe film Skyfall is released (2012)Top 10 Movie Hackers
Another Top 10 Unexpected Movie Deaths
Top 10 Movie Train Fights
Top 10 Oscar-Winning Songs
Top 10 Best James Bond Theme Songs
Top 10 Movie Theme Songs
Top 10 James Bond Villains
Top 10 Hilarious Bond Gadgets
Top 10 Best Blockbuster Movie Franchises

December 9


Dec 9
1941
Birthday of Beau Bridges Birthday of Beau Bridges (1941)Top 10 Hollywood Dynasties

1953
Birthday of John MalkovichBirthday of John Malkovich (1953)Top 10 Actors Who Always Play Villains

1959
Mario Cantone is born.Mario Cantone is born in Stoneham, Massachusetts. He grows up to become a Tony Award-nominated actor, writer and comedian best known for his role on 'Sex and the City.'Sex and the City's Mario Cantone Talks Broadway, Impersonations

1960
The first episode of the world's longest-running television soap opera Coronation Street is broadcast in the United Kingdom.The first episode of the world's longest-running television soap opera Coronation Street is broadcast in the United Kingdom.Top 10 Coronation Street Trivia

1965
Kecksburg UFO incident took placeKecksburg UFO incident took place (1965)Top 10 UFO Sightings

1966
Release: Cream's debut, Fresh Cream, is releasedCream's debut, 'Fresh Cream,' is releasedTop 10 Supergroups

1972
Birthday of Tre CoolBirthday of Tre Cool (1972).Top 10 Greatest Green Day Songs
History of Green Day: Profile of the 'American Idiot' Punk Band

1979
The eradication of the smallpox virus is certifiedTop Ten List of the Greatest Medical Breakthroughs in HistoryTop 10 Medical Breakthroughs

1982
Release: TronThe film Tron is released (1982)Top 10 Jeff Bridges Performances

1983
Release: ChristineThe film Christine is released (1983)Top 10 Movie Cars

1983
Release: ScarfaceThe film Scarface is released (1983)Top 10 Quirky Movie Pick-up Lines
Top 10 Dramatic Movie Deaths
Top 10 Movie Drug Dealers
Top 10 Unlikely Movie Sequels
Top 10 Obscene Movie Insults (EXPLICIT)
Top 10 Movies Where the Protagonist Dies

1983
Release: Sudden ImpactThe film Sudden Impact is released (1983)Top 10 Movie Badasses

1983
Release: Terms of Endearment is releasedTerms of Endearment is released (1983).Top 10 Jack Nicholson Performances

1988
Release: My Stepmother Is an AlienThe film My Stepmother Is an Alien is released (1988)Another Top 10 Sexy Female Aliens from Movies and TV

1993
The Simpsons episode The Last Temptation of Homer first airsThe Simpsons episode The Last Temptation of Homer first airs (1993)Top 10 Simpsons Episodes
Top 10 Guest Stars on The Simpsons (Who Play Characters)

2002
Release: Van WilderThe film Van wilder is released (2002)Top 10 Quirky Movie Pick-up Lines

2005
Release: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The WardrobeThe Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe is released (2005)Top 10 Movie Queens
Top 10 Secret Passages in Movies