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President Bill Clinton denies sexual affair with Monica Lewinsky

Lewinsky scandal was an American political sex scandal that involved 49-year-old President Bill Clinton and 22-year-old White House intern Monica Lewinsky. The sexual relationship took place between 1995 and 1996 and came to light in 1998. Clinton, standing with his wife, denied affair and termed these allegations as false.

Goldwyn buys the film rights to The Wonderful Wizard of Oz for $40,000

Samuel Goldwyn was one of the most important figures in the Hollywood movie business during the twentieth century. He controlled the film rights to The Wonderful Wizard of Oz during the middle 1930s. In 1933 Goldwyn arranged to buy the film rights to L. Frank Baum's first and most famous Oz book from the author's eldest son Frank Joslyn Baum.

World's largest diamond is found

It was found by a miner named Thomas Evan Powell, who brought it to the surface and gave it to Frederick Wells, surface manager of the Premier Diamond Mining Company in Cullinan, South Africa. The diamond was named after the mine's chairman, Thomas Cullinan, and presented to English King Edward VII on his 66th birthday.

Anniversaries of the (in)famous

born 1944

Angela Davis

born 1925

Paul Newman