Saccharin is accidentally discovered, the 22nd Amendment is ratified, Michael Jackson wins his first Grammy, and Mister Rogers dies, all on this day.
1998: Actor J. T. Walsh, best known for his roles in movies such as "Good Morning, Vietnam," "A Few Good Men," "Needful Things," "Breakdown," "Pleasantville" and "The Negotiator," dies of a heart attack at the age of 54 in San Diego, California.
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