1825 - Johann Strauss II, Composer, Famous for Die Fledermaus ("The Bat")
1838 - George Bizet, Composer, famous for opera Carmen.
1881 - Pablo Picasso, Painter
1928 - Marion Ross, Actress
1942 - Helen Reddy, Singer
Artist Pablo Picasso
1415 - Henry V of England defeats the French at the Battle of Agincourt in northern France.
1854 - The British Light Brigade is overcome by Russian fire in the Battle of Balaclave in the Crimean War.