Rome burns, a famous gunslinger kills for the first time, Marilyn Monroe passes a big test, and The King's first single is released, all on this day.
2014: Actor James Garner, best known for his TV work in "Maverick" and "The Rockford Files" and for movies such as "The Great Escape," "Victor Victoria" and "Murphy's Romance," dies of a heart attack at age 86 in Los Angeles, California.
Henry Galvan photo
Kelsey Gerckens photo
Photo: CA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Dave Alley photo
John Palminteri photo
Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Alex Wong/Getty Images
Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images
Chris Graythen/Getty Images
Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images
Rich Polk/Getty Images
Public Domain/Wikimedia Commons
Italian Navy via CNN
Sign up to get Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Severe Weather Alerts & more delivered straight to your e-mail inbox
No email address was supplied by
To complete your registration on this site, please supply an address.
Please confirm or modify the email address to which you will have subscription offers sent.
For a more personalized experience, please supply the following optional information.