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Five Nights at Freddy's is released

Five Nights at Freddy's is a point-and-click survival horror video game developed and published by Scott Cawthon. It is the first installment in the series. The game centers around a fictional pizza restaurant called "Freddy Fazbear's Pizza", where the player must act as a night security guard.

Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman divorce

Cruise filed for divorce from Kidman while she was unknowingly pregnant. The pregnancy ended with a miscarriage. In 2007, Kidman clarified rumors of a miscarriage early in her marriage to Cruise, saying in an interview, "It was wrongly reported," and explaining that she had actually had an ectopic pregnancy.

MTV premieres the animated sci-fi series "Æon Flux"

Æon Flux is an American avant-garde science fiction animated television series that aired on MTV, with film, comic book, and video game adaptations following after its end. It premiered MTV's Liquid Television experimental animation show, as a six-part serial of short films.

The David Hasselhoff series "Knight Rider" ends

Interest in the show declined, leading to its cancellation by the end of the season. Hasselhoff, knowing the show was coming to an end, attempted to make a "series finale" and helped conceive the story "The Scent of Roses" with his wife at the time Catherine Hickland, who played Michael's love interest Stephanie "Stevie" Mason in past episodes.

Macmillan takes the cover photo of the Beatles album Abbey Road

The front cover design, a photograph of the group on a zebra crossing, was based on ideas sketched by McCartney and taken outside EMI Studios in Abbey Road. At 11:35 that morning, photographer Iain Macmillan was given only ten minutes to take the photo whilst he stood on a step-ladder and a policeman held up traffic behind the camera.

Anniversaries of the (in)famous

born 1998

Shawn Mendes

born 1994


died 2017

Glen Campbell