1959 Paul McGann, the 8th Doctor on Doctor who, is born in Liverpool
1966 Fahrenheit 451 based on a Bradbury's novel starring Julie Christie, Oskar Werner and Cyril Cusack is released. How many of you read the book? I did.
1979 Atari's Jed Margolin proposes Warp Speed, a first-person space war game. It's later released as the Star Wars Arcade game.
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