George Brennan was born.
Janet Deering was born.
1775 - The United Colonies changed their name to the United States.
1929 - Vatican City became a sovereign state.
Jack Sheridan was born.
Kirsten Romas was born.
1968 - James Earl Ray, who assassinated Martin Luther King Jr., was arrested.
1982 - President Reagan became the first American president to address a joint session of Britain’s Parliament.
Phillis Rogoff was born.
Amanda Rochford was born.
Mary O’Loughlin Gallagher was born.
1934 - Donald Duck made his screen debut in The Wise Little Hen.
1973 - Secretariat won the Belmont Stakes and became the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years.
Ryan Frontera was born.
Alex Moule was born.
1935 - Alcoholics Anonymous was founded by "Bill W."
1967 - The Six-Day War between Israel and Syria, Egypt, and Jordan ended.
Bill Gehlhaus was born.
Khaleel Anderson was born.
Alyssa Santiago was born.
1770 - Capt. James Cook discovered the Great Barrier Reef off Australia .
2001 - Timothy McVeigh, the 1995 Oklahoma City bomber, was executed.
1939 - The Baseball Hall of Fame opened to the public in Cooperstown, New York.
1942 - Anne Frank received a diary for her birthday.
Michael Clark was born.
Sandi Rose was born.
Vicky Bacalles Comiano was born.
1966 - The U.S. Supreme Court set forth in Miranda v. Arizona that the police must advise suspects of their rights upon taking them into custody.
1983 - The U.S. space probe Pioneer 10, launched in 1972, became the first spacecraft to leave the solar system.BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS