1800 - With the church leadership driven out of the Rome during an armed conflict, Pius VII was crowned Pope in Venice with a temporary papal tiara made of papier-mâché.
1952 - Alan Freed presents the Moondog Coronation Ball, the first rock and roll concert, in Cleveland, Ohio.
1963 - Alcatraz, a federal penitentiary on an island in San Francisco Bay, closes.
1685 - Johann Sebastian Bach
1978 - Kevin Federline
1987 - Dean Paul Martin