In 1940, the 40-hour work week went into effect. In 1987, the Teamster's Union was readmitted to the AFL-CIO, 30 years after its expulsion. In 2003, the last commercial supersonic Concorde flight was made.
Sarah Josepha Hale (1788-1879), writer/publisher; Bob Kane (1915-98), cartoonist; Bill Wyman (1936- ), musician; F. Murray Abraham (1939- ), actor; Kevin Kline (1947- ), actor; B. D. Wong (1960- ), actor; Drake (1986- ), actor/rapper; Shenae Grimes (1986- ), actress
In 1992, the Toronto Blue Jays won World Series Game 6 over the Atlanta Braves to become the first Canadian team to win the Series.