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1916 Stanley Kauffmann (New York City-born Film and Theater Critic) New York City Authors and Illustrators Stage and Theater Film Writer's Almanac
Performing Artists
1911 Jack E. Leonard (Chicago-born Comedian) Illinois Performing Artists Internet Movie Database
1934 Shirley MacLaine (Virginia-born Singer, Actor, Dancer) Virginia Performing Artists Actors Film Biography.com
1936 Jill Ireland (English Actress) English Performing Artists Actors Film Internet Movie Database
1937 Joe Henderson (Ohio-born African-American Tenor Saxophonist ) Ohio Performing Artists Jazz African-American Performing Artists African American Registry
1942 Barbra Streisand (New York City-born Singer, Actor, Director) Barbra Streisand Popular Musicians Actors Film
1952 Jean-Paul Gaultier (French Costume Designer) French Artists & Designers Film Internet Movie Database Biography.com
1982 Kelly Clarkson (Texas-born Popular Singer) Texas Performing Artists Pop Singer Biography.com
Sports Figures
1903 Mike Michalske (Ohio-born Green Bay Packer Football Player; Member of the Professional Football Hall of Fame) Ohio Sports Figures Wisconsin Sports Figures Professional Football Hall of Fame Wisconsin Historical Society
1972 Chipper Jones (Florida-born Baseball Player) Florida Sports Figures Baseball
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1974 Bud Abbott (New Jersey-born Member of the Abbott and Costello Comedy Team) Bud Abbott Actors Film
1997 Pat Paulsen (Washington-born Comedian) Washington Performing Artists Actors Film Internet Movie Database
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1880 Amateur Athletic Association Is Founded in Oxford, England Great Britain Competitive Sports Oxford Univeresity BBC
1901 Chicago White Stockings Defeat the Cleveland Blues 8-2 in First Official American League Baseball Game Chicago Cleveland. Ohio Baseball Major League Baseball Historic Firsts New York Times
1908 Ralph DePalma Drives in His First Auto Race Italian Sports Figures Auto Racing History Channel
1942 Warner Bros. Contracts Ingrid Bergman for Casablanca Ingrid Bergman <I>Casablanca</I> History Channel
1959 Your Hit Parade Airs for the Last Time Television Popular Music Museum of Broadcast Communication
1974 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers Franchise Is Approved by the National Football League Florida Sports Figures Football National Football League Florida Historical Association
1975 Elvis Presley Appears in Concert in Macon, Georgia Macon, Georgia Elvis Presley Popular Music University of Georgia
1979 "Georgia On My Mind" Is Designated as the Official State Song Georgia State Song Popular Music University of Georgia
1999 The Georgia Sports Hall of Fame Officially Opens to the Public Georgia Sports Figures Sports Georgia Sports Hall of Fame University of Georgia

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