Maria Zankovetska Ukrainian theater actress was born. She was the first person in Ukraine whom the government awarded the high title of the People’s Artist of the republic
Cleopatra VII Philopator Queen of the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt died.
Donyale Luna American Supermodel and Actress who is recognized as the “First Black Supermodel” is born.
Captain Amy Bauernschmidt becomes the first woman to Captain a Nuclear Aircraft Carrier.
Jackie Ormes American cartoonist was born. She is known as the first Black woman cartoonist a
Angela Bassett American Actress, Director, Producer, and Activist is born.
Lucille Désirée Ball American Actress, Comedienne, Model, Studio Executive and Producer was born.
Marsha P. Johnson, born Malcolm Michaels Jr., American gay liberation activist and self-identified drag queen was born.
Vanessa Wyche becomes the first black deputy director of NASA’s Johnson Space Center.
Ingrid Bergman Swedish actress who starred in a variety of European and American films, is born,