Pepsi and UPS are born, Emmett Till is murdered, Martin Luther King Jr. shares his dream, and Prince Charles and Princess Diana divorce, all on this day.
1969: Actor, comedian and rock musician Jack Black, best known for movies such as "School of Rock," "High Fidelity," "Tropic Thunder" and "Kung Fu Panda," is born in Hermosa Beach, California. He is also the lead vocalist of the comedic rock group Tenacious D, which he formed in 1994 with friend Kyle Gass.
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