1903 - The first successful gasoline-powered airplane flight took place near Kitty Hawk, NC. Orville and Wilbur Wright made the flight.

1976 - Showaddywaddy were at Number 1 with Under The Moon Of love

1968: Jim Clark killed in car smash in a Formula 2 race at Hockenheim

Famous Birthdays

1945 - Jacqueline Wilson, English author

1973 - Paula Radcliffe, Athlete

1975 - Milla Jovovich, Actress

1982 - Dynamo, Magician