1605 – Controversial play “Eastward Hoe” by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison.
1958 – Moroccan Liberation Army ambushes Spanish patrol in the Battle of Edchera.
1963 – 2nd AFL All Star Game, Balboa Stadium, SD: Western Division beats Eastern Division, 21-14; MVPs: Curtis McClinton, Dallas Texans, RB; Earl Faison, LA Chargers, DE
1967 – Rolling Stones appear again on the Ed Sullivan Show
1971 – “Soon” closes at Ritz Theater NYC after 3 performances
1973 – “Tricks” closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 8 performances
1983 – Quebec Nordiques play 251st NHL game without being shut out
1986 – NCCA institutes eligibility requirements based on college exams
2001 – Atlanta Hawks retire Dominique Wilkins’ No. 21 in pre-game ceremonies at Philips Arena; joins Bob Pettit and Lou Hudson as the only Hawks to have their numbers retired
2003 – 30th American Music Awards: Sheryl Crow and Eminem win