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    In 1973, the Vietnam peace accords were signed in Paris, and more events that happened on this day in history.

      Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Alan Cumming, James Cromwell, John Roberts, Mimi Rogers, Patton Oswalt, Tamlyn Tomita and more. 

        In 1970, the Pittsburgh Steelers select Louisiana Tech quarterback Terry Bradshaw with first pick of the NFL Draft. See more sports moments from this date.

          In 2005, a man parked his SUV on railroad tracks in Glendale, California, setting off a crash of two commuter trains, and more events that happened on this day in history.

            Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Angela Davis, Ellen DeGeneres, Kirk Franklin, Lucinda Williams, Scott Glenn, Wayne Gretzky and more. 

              In 2020, LA Lakers basketball legend Kobe Bryant dies in a helicopter crash in the hills above Calabasas. See more sports moments from this date.

                In 1924, the first Winter Olympic Games opened in Chamonix, France, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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