A notorious pirate is captured and killed, RCA Victor buys Elvis' contract from Sun Records, the nation mourns a president, The Beatles release "The White Album," and "Toy Story" premieres, all on this day.
1924: Actress Geraldine Page, who was nominated for an Academy Award eight times before winning the Oscar for Best Actress for her performance in 1985's "The Trip to Bountiful," is born in Kirksville, Missouri. Her other Oscar-nominated roles came in "Hondo," "Summer and Smoke," "Sweet Bird of Youth," "You're a Big Boy Now," "Pete 'n' Tillie," "Interiors" and "The Pope of Greenwich Village." She died of a heart attack at age 62 on June 13, 1987.
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