Bill Quigley was born.
1775 - The United States Army was founded.
1954 - On Flag Day, President Eisenhower signed the bill into law to insert the words "under God” into the Pledge of Allegiance.
Marni Rhyne was born.
Luke Raphael Tomasetti was born.
1215 - King John sealed the Magna Carta.
1923 - Lou Gehrig made his New York Yankee debut as a pinch runner.
Nicole Taylor-Lang was born.
Suntan Dan Edwards was born.
Shane Shackelford was born.
John Ayrey was born.
Christine Slowey was born.
Mikey McElhatton was born.
1858 - Senate candidate Abraham Lincoln declared, "a house divided against itself cannot stand."
2004 - The 9/11 Commission determined that Saddam Hussein had no strong links to al-Qaeda, contradicting White House beliefs.
Brendan Brosch was born.
Michael Reinhardt was born.
1775 - The Battle of Bunker Hill took place during the American Revolution.
1994 - O. J. Simpson's slow-speed chase by the police, watched by millions on TV, ended in his arrest.
1815 - Napoleon was defeated at the Battle of Waterloo by British, German, and Dutch forces.
1983 - Sally Ride became the first American woman in space.
Tom Long was born.
Tom Kushner was born.
Rockaway Rod was born.
1964 - The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was approved.
1977 - Pope Paul VI proclaimed John Neumann, the first male saint from the United States.
Ben Carlos Thypin was born.
Kevin Cregan was born.
1893 - Lizzie Borden, accused of murdering her parents, was found innocent by a jury in New Bedford, Mass.
1967 - Muhammad Ali was convicted of violating Selective Service laws by refusing to be drafted.BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS