Today is January 23rd and today in Geek History...
1923 Walter M Miller Jr., Sci-Fi author primarily known for A Canticle for Leibowitz is born in New Smyrna Beach Florida
1943 Gil Gerard, known for his role as Buck Rogers in the TV series Buck Rodgers in the 25th Century is born in Little Rock Arkansas
1944 Rutger Hauer who played the replicant Roy Batty in Blade Runner is born in Breukelen Netherlands.
2003 MythBusters airs for the first time. 197 episodes later, Adam's eyebrows have mostly survived. (Tweeted by @thinkgeek)