(let them eat cake)
(ETA: that's not lucky....it's a pic i found on the web)
so i got curious, what else happened today in my lifetime?
1977 -$1.5-million Serge Lepage dress exhibited in Paris
1977- Miniseries "Roots" premieres on ABC
1983- "A-Team" with Mr T premieres on NBC
1986 - The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts its first members: Chuck Berry, James Brown, Ray Charles, Fats Domino, Everly Brothers, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley.
1988 - Experimental airplane Voyager, piloted by Dick Rutan & Jeana Yeager, complete first nonstop, round-the-world flight without refueling lands
1989- Surrealist painter Salvador Dali dies at age 84.
1991- "Seinfeld" debuts on NBC-TV (yada yada yada)
1995- In Toronto, Ontario surgeons at The Hospital for Sick Children perform a 17 hour operation to separate Pakistani Siamese twins Hira and Nida Jamal; Nida died a month later
2003 -Pilot 1 and 2 of the television series MythBusters.
(wanna read more)