4 Members of the Aum Shinrikyo cult release sarin gas attack at Matsumoto, Japan, 7 personskilled, 660 injured.
1997 Mike Tyson vs Evander Holyfield II Tyson is disqualified in the 3rd round for biting a piece fromHolyfield's ear.2006 The Republic of Montenegro is admitted as the 192nd Member of the United Nations by GeneralAssembly resolution 60/264.
1503 Giovanni della Casa, Italian poet (d. 1556)1577 Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish painter (d. 1640)1712 Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Swiss philosopher (d. 1778)1867 Luigi Pirandello, Italian writer, Nobel laureate (d. 1936)1891 Carl Panzram, American serial killer (d. 1930)1926 Mel Brooks, American filmmaker1937 Tom Magliozzi, American radio personality, cohost of Car Talk1960 John Elway, American football player1966 John Cusack, American actor
548 Theodora, Byzantine empress1836 James Madison, 4th President of the United States (b. 1751)2001 Mortimer Adler, American philosopher (b. 1902)2006 George Unwin, British WWII fighter ace (b. 1913)2008 Ruslana Korshunova, Kazakhstani model (b. 1987)2009 Billy Mays, American television pitchman most famous for selling OxiClean on commercials (b.1958)
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1194 Sverre is crowned King of Norway.