Miss America gives up her crown, Fergie gets a royal wedding, a new comet is discovered, and a singer's life comes to a tragic ending, all on this day.
2012: Sally Ride, the first American woman to fly in space, dies following a 17-month battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 61.
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.