1260 Kublai Khan becomes ruler of the Mongol Empire.1862 Cinco De Mayo: Mexican forces defeat the French.1904 Cy Young of the Boston Americans threw the first perfect game in the modern era of baseball.1944 Mohandas Gandhi is freed from prison.1978 Pete Rose hits his 3000th major league hit Famous Birthdays:
1818 Karl Marx (Founder of Marxism)1942 Tammy Wynette (Country Singer)1959 Brian Williams (News anchor)1973 Tina Yothers (Actress)1981 Daneille Fishel (Actress)1989 Chris Brown (Singer)
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