1483 (-) King of England Edward IV dies at the age of 40 in Westminster, United Kingdom.
1744 (-) Grace Pett dies of spontaneous human combustion in Ipswich, St. Clement, United Kingdom.
1821 (+) Writer Charles Pierre Baudelaire aka The Flower of Evil, is born in Paris, France.
1830 (+) Photographer Edward James Muybridge is born in Kingston-upon-Thames, United Kingdom.
1835 (+) King of Belgium Louis Philippe Marie Victor Leopold II Von Saksen-Coburg-Gotha is born in Brussels, Laeken, Brabant, Belgium.
1906 (+) Artist Victor Vasarely is born in Pecs, Hungary.
1912 (-) Black Tom Miles is lynched for writing insulting letters to a white girl in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA.
1926 (+) Playboy-pioneer Hugh Hefner is born in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
1932 (+) Musician Carl Lee Perkins aka Blue Suede Shoes, is born in Tiptonville, Tennessee, USA.
1933 (+) Actor Jean-Paul Belmondo is born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.
1936 (+) Radical Feminist and founder of the Society for Cutting Up Men Valerie Jean Solanas is born in Ventnor City, New Jersey, USA.
1940 (x) Nazi-Germany attacks Norway.
1940 (x) Denmark capitulates for Nazi-Germany.
1945 (x) 360 Die in USS Liberty steamer explosion in Bari, Italy.
1959 (-) Architect Frank Lloyd Wright dies at the age of 91 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
1964 (-) Irene Lockwood aka Sandra Russel, is found naked and dead, choked to death by Jack the Stripper at the age of 26 in London, United Kingdom.
1974 (+) Serial Killer Alexander Pichushkin aka The Bitsevsky Maniac, is born in Moscow, Mytishchi, Russia.
1981 (+) Mass Murderer Eric David Harris aka The Columbine High School Killer, is born in Wichita, Kansas, USA.
1986 (-) Eileen Emms is raped and strangled by Kenneth Erskine aka The Stockwell Strangler, at the age of 78 in London, Wandsworth, West Hill Road, United Kingdom.
1998 (x) 32-year-old Serial Killer Alfred J. Gaynor is arrested in Springfield, Massachussets, USA.