On this date
Author, actor and economist Ben Stein is 74. Actor John Larroquette is
71. Singer Amy Grant is 58. Rock singer Mark Lanegan is 54. Actor Billy Burke is
52. Actress Christina Applegate is 47. Actor Jerry Ferrara is 39.
TODAY IN HISTORY
In 1963, the body of President John F. Kennedy was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery; his widow, Jacqueline, lighted an “eternal flame” at the gravesite.
In 1999, Elian Gonzalez, a 5-year-old Cuban boy, was rescued by a pair of sport fishermen off the coast of Florida, setting off an international custody battle.