Sir Francis Drake sets out around the world, the National Guard is born, Al Gore concedes, and Saddam Hussein is caught, all on this day.
1954: Country music singer-songwriter and guitarist John Anderson, best known for the No. 1 country hits "Wild and Blue," "Swingin'," "Black Sheep," "Straight Tequila Night" and "Money in the Bank," is born in Apopka, Florida.
Tristan Fewings/Getty Images
Mark Wilson/Getty Images
Stephen J. Sullivan/SXC
Public Domain/Wikimedia Commons
Italian Navy via CNN
Alex Wong/Getty Images
Six Flags of New England/CNN
David Becker/Getty Images
Theo Wargo/Getty Images
It's easy to upload your photos and/or videos on News8000.com. Once you do, we'll share your upload with the community!
No email address was supplied by
To complete your registration on this site, please supply an address.
Please confirm or modify the email address to which you will have subscription offers sent.
For a more personalized experience, please supply the following optional information.