John F. Kennedy marries Jackie, "Lassie," "The Monkees," "Bonanza" and "Taxi" all premiere on TV, and The Man in Black dies, all on this day.
1857: The SS Central America sinks about 160 miles east of Cape Hatteras, N.C., drowning a total of 426 passengers and crew, including Capt. William Lewis Herndon. The ship was carrying 13 to 15 tons of gold from the San Francisco Gold Rush.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
With PETA recently announcing its selections for the sexiest celebrity vegetarians of 2014, check out who they honored and their other choices over the years.