Today In History


1973 – American stand-up comedian, actor, and producer, Dave Chappelle, best known for his satirical comedy sketch series “Chappelle’s Show” was born on this day in 1973

1988 – English actor, Rupert Grint, known for his role as Ron Weasley in the “Harry Potter” film series was born on this day in 1988

1998 – American model and fashion designer,Sofia Richie, the younger daughter of singer Lionel Richie was born on this day in 1998

2006 – The International Astronomical Union (IAU) redefined the term “planet,” which led to Pluto’s reclassification as a “dwarf planet.”

2011 – Steve Jobs, the co-founder of Apple Inc., resigned as the company’s CEO but became its chairman. Tim Cook succeeded him as CEO.

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