Disneyland opened its doors to the public in 1955.

In 1968 The Beatles’ animated film ‘Yellow Submarine’ premiered.

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards signed a solo deal with Virgin Records in 1986.

44 year old Dragon singer Marc Hunter lost his battle with throat cancer in 1998.

And it was on this day in 2014 that Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was shot down over Ukraine – everybody on board was killed.

Today’s Birthdays:

Mark Burnett creator of shows Survivor & The Voice is 56 (1960) 


David Hasselhoff is 64 (1952)

Camilla Parker-Bowles is 69 (1947)

Donald Sutherland is 81 (1935)