On this day: April 16

Published On: Apr 15 2013 11:35:29 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 16 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

LSD's creator drops acid (accidentally) for the first time, Martin Luther King writes his "Letter from Birmingham Jail," The Rolling Stones release their debut album, and tragedy strikes Virginia Tech, all on this day.

OTD April 16 - Ellen Barkin
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Warner Bros. Pictures

1954: Actress Ellen Barkin, best known for movies such as "The Big Easy," "Sea of Love" and "Switch," is born in The Bronx, New York. She's seen here in 2007's "Ocean's Thirteen."

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