Austria formally declared war on Serbia in 1914, marking the start of the First World War.

In 1939, Judy Garland recorded “Over the Rainbow” from the Wizard of Oz.

In 1970 Ned Kelly, starring Mick Jagger, premiered in Glenrowan.

The Boomtown Rats’ ‘I Don’t Like Mondays’ hit number one in the UK in 1979.

Monica Lewinsky revealed all about her relationship to Bill Clinton to special prosecutors in 1998.

And in 2008, singer Amy Winehouse was rushed to a London hospital after suffering a bad reaction to prescription drugs.


Today’s Birthdays:

Lori Loughlin from Full House turns 52 (1964)

Glenn A Baker is 64 (1952)  

And Garfield cartoonist Jim Davis is 71 (1945)  

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