Lead Story
U.S. Constitution ratified, 1788
American Revolution
Spain declares war against Great Britain, 1779
Automotive
Mille Miglia race is reborn after World War II, 1947
Civil War
Grant extends the Petersburg line, 1864
Cold War
French withdraw navy from NATO, 1963
Crime
The KKK kills three civil rights activists, 1964
Disaster
Earthquake devastates Iran, 1990
General Interest
French defeated in Spain, 1813
Pershing attacked by Mexican troops, 1916
Civil rights workers disappear, 1964
Hinckley not guilty by reason of insanity, 1982
Hollywood
Pickford and Fairbanks mobbed by crowds, 1920
Literary
Arthur Miller refuses to name communists, 1956
Music
Mr. Tambourine Man is released, and the folk-rock revolution is on, 1965
Old West
Lot Smith, Mormon soldier, is killed by Indians, 1892
Presidential
Zachary Taylor and Richard Nixon marry their future first ladies, 1810
Sports
Pele leads Brazil over Italy, 1970
Vietnam War
Rolling Thunder raids continue, 1966
Communists storm U.S. base near Tay Ninh, 1969
World War I
U.S. soldiers attacked by Mexican government troops, 1916
World War II
Allies surrender at Tobruk, Libya, 1942
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