From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Art and culture
- 1965 - I, a Woman premiers in Denmark
- 1967 - Jim Morrison and The Doors defy CBS censors on The Ed Sullivan Show.
- 1999 - Romance X, a film by Catherine Breillat premieres in the United States.
- 1771 - Johann August Apel, German jurist and writer (d. 1816)
- 1883 - William Carlos Williams, American writer (d. 1963)
- 1926 - Curtis Harrington, American film director (d. 2007)
- 1935 - Ken Kesey, American author (d. 2001)
- 1503 - Gioviano Pontano, Italian humanist and poet. (b. 1426)
- 1771 - Tobias Smollett, Scottish novelist (b. 1721)
- 1964 - Jean Ray, Belgian writer. (b. 1887)
- 1994 - Karl Popper, Austrian-born British philosopher (b. 1902 )
- 1999 - Henri Storck, Belgian filmmaker (b. 1907)
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