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1979 - Lou Brock/baseball

Lou Brock stole a record of 935th bases and became the all-time major league record holder.
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1961 - Thurgood Marshall

President Kennedy named Thurgood Marshall to U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
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1954 - Playwright George C. Wolfe, born

Playwright George C. Wolfe, born
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1930 - Singer Ray Charles born

Blind composer, singer and musician Ray Charles Robinson born in Albany, Georgia.
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1926 - Innovative and famed jazz musician, John Coltrane was born, 1926

Innovative and famed jazz musician, John Coltrane was born, 1926
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1884 - J.W. Reed patents dough kneader and roller

Reed, J. W. Dough Kneader and Roller Sept.23, 1884 Patent No. 305,474
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1863 - Mary Church Terrell, born

Mary Church Terrell, born
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