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.
The Black Panther Party was co-founded by Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale in Oakland, California, on Oct. 15, 1966.