On this day: November 22

Published On: Nov 21 2012 01:09:33 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 22 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

A notorious pirate is captured and killed, RCA Victor buys Elvis' contract from Sun Records, the nation mourns a president, and The Beatles release "The White Album," all on this day.

OTD November 22 - Rodney Dangerfield
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1921: Comedian and actor Rodney Dangerfield, whose films included "Caddyshack," "Back to School" and "Easy Money" and who also would become known for his exasperated standup routine about getting "no respect," is born Jacob Rodney Cohen in Babylon, New York. He die at age 82 on Oct. 5, 2004, from complications from an Aug. 24, 2004, heart valve-replacement surgery.

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