1971 - Professional boxer George Foreman (22) weds Adrienne Calhoun
1981 - Guardian Angels Curtis Sliwa & Lisa Evers marry
1983 - Actor Johnny Depp (20) weds Lori Anne Allison
1524 - Vasco da Gama, Portuguese explorer/viceroy of Cochin, dies at about 55
1660 - Mary, 1st British Princess Royal and the Princess of Orange (b. 1631)
1863 - W M Thackeray, writer, dies at 52
1865 - Sir Charles Lock Eastlake, British painter and writer (b. 1793)
1997 - Toshiro Mifune, Japanese actor (Shogun), dies at 77
1998 - Raemer Schreiber, American Physicist (Manhattan Project) who helped develop the first atomic bomb during World War II and prepared the Fat Man bomb that was used in the bombing of Nagasaki, dies at 88
2012 - Charles Durning, American actor, dies from natural causes at 89
2012 - Jack Klugman, American actor, dies at 90
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