day in history

'The Don' is born and cricket will never be the same again

'The Don' is born and cricket will never be the same again

Sir Donald Bradman. The man. The legend.

DAY IN HISTORY: Malcolm Fraser dead in 2015

DAY IN HISTORY: Malcolm Fraser dead in 2015

Former Liberal leader won office thanks to 'Kerr's cur'.

Famous Birthdays: The 'Penguin' Burgess Meredith

Famous Birthdays: The 'Penguin' Burgess Meredith

He's well known as boxing trainer Micky Goldmill in the Rocky films.

DAY IN HISTORY: Superstars die on same ill-fated date

DAY IN HISTORY: Superstars die on same ill-fated date

World mourns passing of movie star, heavyweight champ and poet.

DAY IN HISTORY: Grace Kelly dies in car crash

DAY IN HISTORY: Grace Kelly dies in car crash

Actress gave up Hollywood to become Princess Grace of Monaco.

DAY IN HISTORY: World mourns deaths of musical giants

DAY IN HISTORY: World mourns deaths of musical giants

Luciano Pavarotti and Tom Fogerty left mark on music world.

DAY IN HISTORY: Lest we forget Battle of Long Tan

DAY IN HISTORY: Lest we forget Battle of Long Tan

Australians fought off huge force in brutal battle.

DAY IN HISTORY: World mourns death of Robin Williams

DAY IN HISTORY: World mourns death of Robin Williams

Comedian had a profound effect of fans across the world.

DAY IN HISTORY: Atomic bomb first detonated in 1945

DAY IN HISTORY: Atomic bomb first detonated in 1945

“Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds.”

DAY IN HISTORY: Royals open Live Aid

DAY IN HISTORY: Royals open Live Aid

Stars came together in global concert to break the famine in Africa.

DAY IN HISTORY: Rainbow Warrior sunk by French agents

DAY IN HISTORY: Rainbow Warrior sunk by French agents

Photographer was killed when protest boat was sunk.

DAY IN HISTORY: Forrest Gump opens in cinemas

DAY IN HISTORY: Forrest Gump opens in cinemas

"Life is like a box of chocolates."

DAY IN HISTORY: Showgirl unveils very first bikini

DAY IN HISTORY: Showgirl unveils very first bikini

"Smaller than the world’s smallest bathing suit."