Lead Story
Reagan challenges Gorbachev, 1987
American Revolution
Virginia adopts George Mason's Declaration of Rights, 1776
Automotive
Edsel Ford agrees to manufacture Rolls-Royce engines for war effort, 1940
Civil War
J.E.B. Stuart rides around the Union army, 1862
Grant pulls out of Cold Harbor, 1864
Cold War
Reagan challenges Gorbachev to tear down the Berlin Wall, 1987
Crime
Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman murdered, 1994
Disaster
Deadly quake hits India, 1897
General Interest
Philippine independence declared, 1898
Medgar Evers assassinated, 1963
Indira Gandhi convicted of election fraud, 1975
Hollywood
Gregory Peck dies, 2003
Literary
Anne Frank receives a diary, 1942
Music
Honey Cone earns a #1 hit with "Want Ads", 1971
Old West
Journalist headed for Little Big Horn files dispatch, 1876
Presidential
George Herbert Walker Bush is born, 1924
John F. Kennedy receives medals, 1944
Sports
Big Red sets record at Belmont Stakes, 1920
Vietnam War
South Vietnamese premier resigns, 1965
Lavelle testifies before Congress, 1972
World War I
King Constantine of Greece abdicates, 1917
World War II
Paris on the verge of invasion, 1940
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