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 - Titanic set sail on its fateful voyage.
1970 - Paul McCartney announced the official split of the Beatles.
Ann Lighthall was born.
Joe Kenel was born.
Kelly Werner was born.
1814 - Napoleon was exiled to the island of Elba.
1968 - President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the 1968 Civil Rights Act.
Edwin Williams was born.
Charles Knopper was born.
Miriam Rosenberg was born.
1955 - The polio vaccine of Dr. Jonas Salk was called "safe, effective, and potent."
2017 – Jim Cunningham appeared in The Word Search.
Pesach Osina was born.
1970 - Apollo 13 announced, "Houston, we have a problem," when an oxygen tank burst on the way to the Moon.
1997 - Tiger Woods became the youngest person to win the Masters Tournament and the first of African descent to win a major golf title.
Peter Galvin was born.
1828 - Noah Webster copyrighted the first edition of his dictionary.
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