Born on this day in 1977, James Van Der Beek is an American actor best known for his portrayal of Dawson Leery in the WB series Dawson’s Creek and Johnny “Mox” Moxon in Varsity Blues.
Did you know that:
• Vienna Wiener Stadtbahn was established on this day in 1706
• Edwin Hubble photo showed as many galaxies as Milky Way has stars on this day in 1934
• Don Ku was granted a patent for a wheeled suitcase with a collapsible towing handle on this day in 1994
// Compiled by Zoya Siddiqui