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Art and culture
- 1856 - First installment of Madame Bovary published
- 1882 - Negroes Fighting in a Tunnel at Night, first monochrome painting, exhibited in Paris
- 1882 - "Exposition des Arts Incohérents" attended by 2,000 people in Paris
- 1886 - Le Symboliste, literary magazine founded in France.
- 1964 - The Free Speech Movement is launched on the campus of University of California, Berkeley.
- 1967 - Far From Vietnam premiers at the New York Film Festival
- 1989 - Denmark: World's first legal modern same-sex civil union called "registered partnership"
- 1842 - Charles Cros, French poet and inventor (d. 1888)
- 1910 - Bonnie Parker, American outlaw (d. 1934)
- 1930 - Philippe Noiret, French actor (d. 2006)
- 1940 - Richard Corben, American comic book artist
- 1935 - Julie Andrews, British actress and singer
- 1570 - Frans Floris, Flemish painter (b. 1520)
- 2004 - Richard Avedon, American photographer (b. 1923)
- 2006 - Renato Polselli, Italian filmmaker (b. 1922)
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