Philadelphia hosted the Million Woman March on Oct. 25, 1997.
Berry Gordy, founder of Motown Records, receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Oct. 24, 1996.
Legendary soccer star Pelé was born in Três Corações, Brazil.
Black Panther Party co-founder Bobby Seale was born in Dallas.
Jazz legend Dizzy Gillespie was born in Cheraw, South Carolina, on Oct. 21, 1917.
The Million Man March took place in Washington, D.C.