America gets its first lighthouse, the words to "The Star-Spangled Banner" are written, President McKinley dies, and a hurricane closes Disney World for the first time, all on this day.
1967: Actor Dan Cortese, who first became famous on MTV, including hosting "MTV Sports" in the mid-1990s, is born in Sewickley, Pa. Cortese has also starred in the TV series "Veronica's Closet" and "What I Like About You" (pictured).
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