In 1789, a mutiny broke out on the British trade ship Bounty. In 1945, Italian partisans executed fascist leader Benito Mussolini. In 1994, CIA officer Aldrich Ames pled guilty to espionage and tax evasion in exchange for a life sentence.
James Monroe (1758-1831), U.S. president; Lionel Barrymore (1878-1954), actor; Oskar Schindler (1908-74), businessman; Harper Lee (1926- ), author; Ann-Margret (1941- ), singer/actress; Jay Leno (1950- ), TV personality; Elena Kagan (1960- ), Supreme Court justice; Penélope Cruz (1974- ), actress; Jessica Alba (1981- ), actress; Harry Shum Jr. (1982- ), actor/dancer; Jenna Ushkowitz (1986- ), actress
In 1967, Muhammad Ali refused to be inducted into the U.S. Army and was stripped of his heavyweight boxing title.
The current number of Central Intelligence Agency employees and the size of the agency's budget are both classified.
"A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue." – James Monroe