oh yes, and this one too, in case you havent seen it yet. German engineering in the hizz-ouse.
And the bday Wikipedia thingie thats floating around...
1964 - The Beatles arrive on their first visit to the United States.
1979 - Pluto moves inside Neptune's orbit for the first time since either planet was known to science.
1984 - Astronauts Bruce McCandless II and Robert L. Stewart make the first untethered space walk.
1985 - "New York, New York" becomes the official city anthem of New York City.
1812 - Charles Dickens, English novelist (d. 1870)
1867 - Laura Ingalls Wilder, American author (d. 1957)
1960 - James Spader, American actor
1962 - Garth Brooks, American singer
1962 - Eddie Izzard, British actor and comedian
1965 - Chris Rock, American comedian and actor
1975 - Wes Borland, American guitarist (Limp Bizkit)
1978 - Ashton Kutcher, American actor (uhm, vomit. ugh)
1985 - Tina Majorino, American actress
2000 - Big Pun, Puerto Rican rapper (b. 1971) (only one people would recognize)
Oh, and yay, I figured out Falco didnt die on my bday. It was the day before. Still depressing though.