From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Art and culture
- 1284 - According to legend, the Pied Piper lures 130 children of Hamelin away.
- 2003 - Sodomy laws, In the United States, the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision Lawrence v. Texas overturned all sodomy laws.
- 1806 - Max Stirner, German writer (d. 1856)
- 1809 - Petrus Borel, French writer (d. 1859)
- 1904 - Peter Lorre, Hungarian-American actor (d. 1964)
- 1931 - Colin Wilson, British writer
- 1947 - Peter Sloterdijk, German philosopher