In the actor Steve McQueen, one of Hollywood’s leading men of the and and the star of such action thrillers as Bullitt and The Great Escape, dies at the age of 50 in Mexico, where he was undergoing an experimental treatment for cancer.
The Carter family had a profound influence on both country music and the life of Johnny Cash. It was Johnny Cash’s love for June Carter that changed the course of his life.Read more about June Carter Cash.
Mahatma Gandhi - the preeminent leader and freedom fighter of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world