Rudy Johnson was born.
Sandi Rose was born.
Vicky Bacalles Comianos 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.
1775 - The United States Army was founded.
1954 - President Eisenhower signed the order inserting the words, "Under God," into the Pledge of Allegiance.
Marni Rhyne was born.
Luke Raphael Tomassetti was born.
1215 - King John sealed the Magna Carta.
1923 - Lou Gehrig made his New York Yankee debut as a pinch runner.
Suntan Dan Edwards was born.
Nicole Taylor-Lang 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 Brosh 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.
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.BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS