America takes out its first loan, The New York Times and the United States Air Force are born, guitar legend Jimi Hendrix dies, and "The Guiding Light" ends after 72 years, all on this day.
1905: Actress Greta Garbo, best known for movies such as "Ninotchka," "Anna Christie," "Anna Karenina" and "Grand Hotel," is born under the birth name Greta Lovisa Gustafsson in Stockholm, Sweden. Garbo, an international star and icon during Hollywood's silent and classic periods, was nominated for three Academy Awards during her career.
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