Rick Anthony was born.
1973-The ribbon was cut to open the World Trade Center in New York City.
1983-Sally Ride became the first U.S. woman in space aboard the space shuttle Challenger.
Mary Lacey Morgan was born.
1887-Anne Sullivan makes the breakthrough to Helen Keller by spelling "water" in the manual alphabet.
1971-Canadian Fran Phipps became the first woman to reach the North Pole.
Glenn DiResto was born
Eileen Lennon was born.
Kevin Dolan was born.
1830 - Joseph Smith and five others organized the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Fayette, New York.
1917 - The U.S. declared war on Germany and entered World War I.
Cliff Shevlin was born.
Alan Camhi was born.
1913 - 5,000 suffragists march to the Capitol in Washington, D.C. , seeking the vote for women.
Pete Mahon was born.
Jimmy Morgan was born.
1974 - Henry "Hank" Aaron hit the 715th home run of his career, breaking Babe Ruth's record.
1992 - Tennis ace Arthur Ashe announced that he had AIDS.
Joan Fitzgerald Thompson was born.
Donovan Richards was born.
1963 - Winston Churchill became the first honorary U.S. citizen.
2003 -American Marines pulled down Saddam Hussein’s statue in Baghdad after U.S. commanders declared his rule ended.
2005 - Britain's Prince Charles marries Camilla Parker Bowles.
Sandra Schunk was born.
Patrick O’Toole was born.
1912 - The Titanic set sail on its fateful voyage.
1970 - Paul McCartney announced the official split of the Beatles.BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS