Shakespeare dies, the first public school in the U.S. opens, Wrigley Field opens, The Rolling Stones release "Sticky Fingers," Coca-Cola releases New Coke, and the first YouTube video is uploaded, all on this day.
1953: The movie western "Shane," starring Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur and Van Heflin, premieres at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The film earned six Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Director for George Stevens and Best Supporting Actor for both Brandon deWilde and Jack Palance, but won only for its cinematography.
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