Olga De La Cruz was born.
Marni Rhyne was born.
Luke Raphael Tomasetti was born.
Daniel Dickesheid was born.
Justin T. McCarthy 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.
Mikey McElhatton was born.
Shamus Barnes 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 Ambrose Brosh was born.
Michael Reinhardt was born.
Mary Donnelly was born.
Kevin Cregan 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.
Dan Spaeth was born.
Lorraine Agoglia was born.
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.
1967 – Muhammad Ali was convicted of violating Selective Service laws by refusing to be drafted.
1982 – John Hinckley was found not guilty by reason of insanity for the attempted murder of President Ronald Reagan.
1989 – The U.S. Supreme Court decided that burning the U.S. flag was protected under the First Amendment.