The Ides of March proves unlucky for Julius Caesar, the Cincinnati Red Stockings become the first pro baseball team, "The Godfather" premieres, and the first Internet domain name is registered, all on this day.
1955: Rock singer-songwriter Dee Snider, best known as the frontman of the heavy metal band Twisted Sister, is born in Astoria, Queens, New York. His band became best known for their 1980s hits "We're Not Gonna Take It" and "I Wanna Rock." Snider, who's known for his flamboyant appearance with long blond hair, excessive eye shadow and rouge, and bright red lipstick, also wrote and starred in the 1998 horror movie "Strangeland" and has hosted several radio shows.
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