Sir Francis Drake sets out around the world, the National Guard is born, Al Gore concedes, and Saddam Hussein is caught, all on this day.
1545: The Council of Trent begins. The ecumenical council of the Roman Catholic Church would meet for 25 sessions over the next 18 years, issuing reform decrees and specifying Catholic doctrine on salvation, the sacraments and the Biblical canon, as an answer to Protestant disputes.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
Country superstar Carrie Underwood, who turns 31 on Monday, is just one of many hot country divas who are putting the sizzle back into country music. Take a look Underwood and some of her fellow female country stars.