In 1964, Scotland's Forth Road Bridge, near Edinburgh, officially opened.
The first, second and third bridges were deep fried in batter and consequently un-usable.
Born on this day were..
1961 - Kevin Kennedy, (Curly in Corrie)
1971 - Maik Taylor, Northern Ireland Keeper !
1977 - Mark Ronson the DJ
and in 1981 - Beyoncé
Steve Irwin died one year ago today...