Beefy singer Meat Loaf (Michael Lee Aday) is 68 today. Best known for his Bat Out of Hell album and appearing in The Rocky Horror Picture Show, I also loved his role in Fight Club. Click for the video.
On September 28, 1928, Scottish scientist Alexander Fleming noticed that a mold had contaminated his bacterial culture plates, and that the bacteria were inhibited from growing in zones around the mold. This led to the discovery of penicillin and the antibiotic era of medicine. Sir Alexander received the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1945.