1821 - Peru declared its independence from Spain.
1939 - Judy Garland recorded "Over the Rainbow."
1951 - The Walt Disney film "Alice in Wonderland" was released.
1957 - Jerry Lee Lewis made his television debut on "The Steve Allen Show."
1973 - Lee Majors and Farrah Fawcett were married.
1994 - Kenny Rogers (Texas Rangers) pitched the 14th perfect game in major league baseball history.
2000 - Kathie Lee Gifford made her final appearance as co-host of the ABC talk show "Live with Regis and Kathie Lee."