1845 - The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe is published for the first time (New York Evening Mirror).
1958 - Police capture Charles Starkweather in Wyoming.
1964 - Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb is released in the US
1948 - Marc Singer, Canadian actor
1969 - Thomas Jane, American actor
(Beastmaster and Punisher, woohoooo!)
1977 - Freddie Prinze, American actor and comedian (b. 1954)