1939 - Gone with the Wind premiers in Atlanta, Georgia.
1994 - The web browser Netscape Navigator 1.0 is released.
2002 - The digital radio station BBC7 is launched by the comedian Paul Merton.
1970 - Michael Shanks, Canadian actor (Daniel Jackson in Stargate SG-1)
1970 - Frankie Dettori, Italian champion jockey (and maker of tinned tomatoes)
1944 - Glenn Miller, American musician (b. 1904)(probably - date of plane's disappearance)
If I am not allowed a probable date then:
1943 - Fats Waller, American musician (b. 1904)