On this day:
1904 - B. F. Skinner, American psychologist was born
1936 - Lee "Scratch" Perry, Jamaican Reggae artist was born
2003 - 2003 invasion of Iraq: In the early hours of the morning, the United States and three other countries begin military operations in Iraq.
1969 - John Lennon and Yoko Ono were married.
1602 - The Dutch East India Company is established.
2000 - Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin, a former Black Panther once known as H. Rap Brown, is captured after murdering Georgia sheriff's deputy Ricky Kinchen and critically wounding Deputy Aldranon English.