The board game Monopoly is born, Glamour begins publishing, a civil rights march in Selma, Ala., ends in violence, and Kathryn Bigelow makes Oscar history, all on this day.
1956: Actor Bryan Cranston, best known for his TV roles on "Breaking Bad" and "Malcolm in the Middle," is born in Canoga Park, California. He won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series three consecutive times for "Breaking Bad" in 2008-2010, again in 2014 and was also nominated in 2012 and 2013 to go along with his three previous Emmy nominations for "Malcolm in the Middle." He is also known for supporting roles in the films "Saving Private Ryan," "Little Miss Sunshine," "Drive" and "Argo," and earned an Oscar nomination for his role in the 2015 movie "Trumbo."
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