The "frankfurter" is born, the Holland Tunnel opens to traffic, the Supreme Court integrates Alabama's public buses, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated, and water is found on the moon, all on this day.
1947: Actor Joe Mantegna, best known for movies such as "Three Amigos," "The Godfather Part III," "Forget Paris" and "Up Close & Personal," and for the TV series "Criminal Minds" (pictured) and "Joan of Arcadia," is born in Chicago, Ill. He has also earned Emmy nominations for his roles in three TV miniseries: "The Last Don," "The Rat Pack" and "The Starter Wife."
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