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Sir Matt Busby retires as manager of Manchester United

The biggest success of his career came in 1968 when the team won the European Cup. He retired as manager at the end of the following season, having announced his intention to do so in 1969, but remained at the club as a director, handing over managerial duties to a trainer and former player Wilf McGuinness.

Marilyn Monroe marries baseball legend Joe DiMaggio

The marriage ran into trouble within a few weeks as DiMaggio became upset by Monroe's personal habits, including her disdain for bathing and her tendency to relax around the house nude. Although she suffered from endometriosis, Monroe and DiMaggio each expressed to reporters their desire to start a family.

Anniversaries of the (in)famous

born 1986

Matt Riddle

born 1986

Yohan Cabaye

born 1948

Carl Weathers