Saccharin is accidentally discovered, the 22nd Amendment is ratified, Michael Jackson wins his first Grammy, and Mister Rogers dies, all on this day.
1961: Hall of Fame basketball player James Worthy, a seven-time NBA All-Star, a three-time NBA champion and the 1988 NBA Finals MVP during his 12-season career with the Los Angeles Lakers, is born in Gastonia, North Carolina. Worthy also earned an NCAA championship with North Carolina in 1982, earning Final Four Most Outstanding Player honors.
Jason Miller/Getty Images
iStock / diane39
Jason Merritt/Getty Images
Stephen Dunn/Getty Images
Warner Home Video
Joe Raedle/Getty Images
Philipp Guelland/Getty Images
Sara D. Davis/Getty Images
David Becker/Getty Images
iStock / bns124
Alberto E. Rodriguez/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.