On this day in 1895 the Lumière brothers held the first commercial film screening at Salon Indien du Grand Café, Paris.
Born on this day in 1891 bass Holger Byrding
Born on this day in 1893 tenor Miguel Fleta
Born on this day in 1896 composer Roger Sessions
Born on this day in 1913 baritone Paolo Silveri
Happy 77th birthday soprano Rita Orlandi Malaspina
Happy 48th birthday tenor Piotr Beczala