Construction begins on the Brooklyn Bridge, FDR founds the March of Dimes, Apple Computer is incorporated, and Gen. Manuel Noriega surrenders, all on this day.
2014: Phil Everly (right), best known as half of the rock duo the Everly Brothers with his brother Don (left), dies of complications from lung disease at age 74 in Burbank, California. The Everlys are best known for hits such as "Wake Up Little Susie," "Cathy's Clown," "All I Have to Do Is Dream" and "Bye Bye Love." They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986 and the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001.
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 Mariah Carey celebrating her 45th birthday on Thursday, check up on the singer and some of your other favorite 1990s music stars.