Today is August 23rd. Wonder what happened on this day in history:
1912 - Actor and dancer Gene Kelly was born
1914 - Japan declares war on Germany in World War I
1926 - Rudolph Valentino dies at the age of 31
1934 - Barbara Eden (I Dream of Jeannie) was born
1949 - Rick Springfield was born
1962 - John Lennon married Cynthia Powell
1963 - The Beatles released single "She Loves You"
1966 - The Lunar Orbitor 1 took the first photographs of the earth from an orbit around the moon
1970 - Lou Reed played his last song with the Velvet Underground
1979 - Russian ballet dancer Alexander Godunov defected to the United States
1993 - The Los Angeles police department announced an investigation into Michael Jackson
2000 - Richard Hatch was the first winner of the reality television show "Survivor"
**This is the first day of the zodiac sign Virgo.
Now lets get out there today and make history!