See also: Top News Garth Brooks Monopoly Ashton Kutcher Pinocchio On this day: February 7 Use your key for the next articleNext: Malik Yoba fired: Drugs sent 'Empire' actor out the door in latest scuttlebutt? February 7, 2014 2:30 AM MST Facebook Twitter Pinterest Linkedin Google Plus Comment PlayThis was the day that Charles Dickens was born and Monopoly was invented.on.aol.com As we head into the weekend, we start with a look at this day in history. Famous birthdays include Garth Brooks, 52, Ashton Kutcher, 36 and Chris Rock, 49. Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images This is also a special day for Charles Dickens, Pinocchio and the board game Monopoly. Click on the story video to get the scoop on these highlights and more.