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Video game Far Cry 5 is released

Far Cry 5 is action-adventure first-person shooter video game set in an open world environment. The game is developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It is the eleventh installment and the fifth main title in the Far Cry series.

"Grey's Anatomy" first airs on ABC

The American television medical drama Grey's Anatomy aired with its pilot episode called A Hard Day's Night. The episode was written by Shonda Rhimes and directed by Peter Horton. It introduces main characters and surgical interns Meredith Grey, Cristina Yang, Izzie Stevens, Alex Karev and George O'Malley.

Take That release "Back for Good"

"Back for Good" is a song recorded by British band Take That for their third studio album, Nobody Else from 1995. It was written and produced by the lead singer Gary Barlow, with an additional production done by Chris Porter. The song topped the UK Singles Chart and achieved great success in many countries around the world.

The first soap opera featuring African American family premieres

Generations is an American soap opera that aired on NBC. The show was groundbreaking in that it was the first soap opera to feature from its inception an African-American family. It focused on the relationship between two Chicago families: the Whitmores and the Marshalls.

The 45th Academy Awards are held

The 45th Academy Awards were presented in 1973, at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, LA, honoring the best films of 1972. The ceremonies were presided over by Carol Burnett, Michael Caine, Charlton Heston and Rock Hudson. Cabaret, Bob Fosse's adaptation of the Broadway stage musical, set a record for the most Oscars won without winning Best Picture.

Frank Sinatra records "I'm a Fool to Want You"

"I'm a Fool to Want You" is a 1951 song composed by Frank Sinatra, Jack Wolf, and Joel Herron. Frank Sinatra co-wrote the lyrics and released the song as a Columbia Records single. Frank Sinatra first recorded the song with the Ray Charles Singers in March 1951, in an arrangement by Axel Stordahl in New York.

Anniversaries of the (in)famous

born 1970

Mariah Carey

born 1988

Brenda Song