Back in the Day – Woody Allen & Mia Farrow Split
Woody Allen & Mia Farrow’s Relationship Ended.
1863 – THOMAS CRAPPER unveiled his invention . . . the one-piece pedestal flushing toilet.
1929 – WYATT EARP died in Los Angeles at the age of 80.
1957 – After seeing Yale students toss pie tins from Frisbie’s Pie Company in the air, an executive at Wham-O decided to mass-produce the first FRISBEE.
1979 – The YMCA filed a libel suit against the VILLAGE PEOPLE for hit, “YMCA”. The suit was later dropped.
1985 – On a 130-yard hole at a golf course in Spain, one Otto Butcher became the OLDEST PERSON EVER to hit a hole-in-one . . . at AGE 99.
1988 – HANK WILLIAMS JR.’S “duet” with his late father, “There’s a Tear in My Beer”, was released.
1992 – WOODY ALLEN and MIA FARROW ended their 12-year relationship when Mia found naked pictures of her adopted daughter SOON-YI in Woody Allen’s apartment.
–She was later awarded custody of their children.
1994 – Two of TONYA HARDING’S bodyguards were arrested and charged with conspiracy in the clubbing of NANCY KERRIGAN.
1999 – MICHAEL JORDAN announced his SECOND retirement from the Chicago Bulls.
2002 – While watching football at the White House, GEORGE W. BUSH choked on a PRETZEL . . . to the point of PASSING OUT.
2003 – PETE TOWNSHEND of THE WHO was arrested for accessing child pornography on the Internet.
2010 – Paralyzed R&B legend TEDDY PENDERGRASS died of respiratory failure at 59. He was a member of Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, which scored a hit with “If You Don’t Know Me By Now”, and he was also a big solo artist in the ’70s and ’80s.