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.
2009: Brandon Marshall of the Denver Broncos catches a NFL-record 21 receptions for 200 yards and two touchdowns in a road loss to the Indianapolis Colts. Marshall broke the single-game reception record set in 2000 by Terrell Owens of the San Francisco 49ers by one reception.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
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Whether they chopped off their locks for a role or just for a fresh look, short hair is in for many of Hollywood's most famous women.