Today is Tuesday, October 9th. There are 76 days until Christmas.

On this date in 1855, the sewing machine motor was patented by Isaac Singer.

In 1872, Montgomery Ward issued the first mail order catalog.

In 1965, "Yesterday" by The Beatles was #1 on the pop music charts.

In 1973, Priscilla Presley divorced Elvis following a two-year separation, after being married for six years.

In 2009, President Barack Obama became the second sitting U.S. president (Woodrow Wilson was the first) to win a Nobel Peace Prize.

Today is Bring Your Teddy Bear to Work Day, Fossil Day, and Stop Bullying Day.

Happy Birthday to Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Jackson Browne is 70.

TV personality and music manager Sharon Osbourne is 66.  She's the wife of Ozzy Osbourne. She won an Emmy for the reality show "The Osbournes," and is also a co-host on "The Talk." [Video below is NSFW]

Singer Sean Lennon, son of the late former Beatle John Lennon and Yoko Ono is 43.

Country singer and winner of “American Idol” season 10,  Scotty McCreery is 25.

Model Bella Hadid is 22.