Screen goddess Marilyn Monroe married baseball legend Joe Di Maggio in 1955. They divorced just 9 months later.

Diana Ross performed her last show with The Supremes in 1970. Her replacement, Jean Terrell, was introduced at the same show.

Madonna made her first appearance on American Bandstand in 1984. She told the audience that she wanted to “rule the world”.

The Simpsons premiered on this day in 1990.

And Nicole Kidman got her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2004.

Today’s birthdays:

Dave Grohl from the Foo Fighters is 45 (1969).


And rapper LL Cool J is 46 (1968)

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