A Nobel Peace Prize winner and astronaut are born, a gymnast reaches Olympic perfection, and an epic superhero hits summer theaters, all on this day.
2013: The city government of Detroit, Michigan, with up to $20 billion in debt, files for the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history, exceeding the $4 billion filing by Jefferson County, Alabama, in 2011. Detroit is also the largest city by population in the U.S. history to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy, more than twice as large as Stockton, California, which filed in 2012.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
There's more to Canada than hockey, as these celebrities, including birthday boy and Vancouver native Ryan Reynolds, remind us of all our neighbors to the north have to offer.