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Clint Eastwood is elected mayor of Carmel, California

Clinton Eastwood Jr. is an American actor, filmmaker, musician, and political figure. He won election as mayor of his adopted hometown, Carmel-by-the-Sea, California – a small, wealthy village and artists' community on the Monterey Peninsula.

John Sculley is named president and CEO of Apple Computer

John Sculley III is an American businessman, entrepreneur, and investor in high-tech startups. Sculley was vice-president and president of Pepsi-Cola until he became a chief executive officer of Apple Inc. Furthermore, Sculley was named Silicon Valley's top-paid executive, with an annual salary of US$10.2 million

The Battle of Appomattox Station

The Battle was fought between a Union Army cavalry division and Confederate Army of Northern Virginia artillery units during the Appomattox Campaign of the American Civil War. Three trains were captured by units of Union cavalry. This action also marked the last strategic use of rail by Confederate forces.

Anniversaries of the (in)famous

born 1974

Chris Kyle

born 1972

Chuck Todd