In the awesome film “Thelma and Louise” one of the cops chasing down our heroines muses to the effect ‘I can’t figure out if these girls are really smart or just lucky.’ Harvey Keitel replies that it doesn’t matter
“Smarts will get you so far, and luck always runs out…”
[Won best original screenplay Oscar on this day in 1992]
Other things that happened on this day:
2005 Publication of Millennium Ecosystem Assessment publicly launched at press conferences and seminars in London, Tokyo, Beijing, Delhi, Cairo, Paris, Nairobi, Washington DC, Brasilia, Sao Paulo, Stockholm, Rome and Lisbon.