Today In History:

1979: The Khmer Rouge government of Cambodia is overthrown and Vietnamese forces capture the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh.

1610: Galileo (Italian Astronomer) discovers the four largest moons of Jupiter day: Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto.

Born on This Day:

1964: Nicolas Cage: American actor, producer, director

Gone on This Day:

1943: Nikola Tesla: Serbian/American physicist, engineer

1989: Hirohito: Japanese emperor