Lead Story
French revolutionaries storm Bastille, 1789
American Revolution
Sedition Act becomes federal law, 1798
Automotive
"Father of Streamlining" Raymond Loewy dies, 1986
Civil War
Confederates defeated at the Battle of Tupelo, 1864
Cold War
Rupture between USSR and China grows worse, 1963
Crime
Billy the Kid is shot to death, 1881
A mass murderer leaves eight women dead, 1966
Disaster
Claudette crashes into Texas coast, 2003
General Interest
Jerusalem captured in First Crusade, 1099
Hollywood
Influential Swedish director Ingmar Bergman born, 1918
Literary
Byron returns to England after a two-year trip, 1811
Music
A revolutionary new technology is christened "MP3", 1995
Old West
Gunfighter John Ringo found dead, 1882
Presidential
Future President Gerald R. Ford is born, 1913
Sports
Hank Aaron hits 500th homer, 1968
Vietnam War
North Vietnamese regulars are fighting in South Vietnam, 1964
Clifford visits South Vietnam, 1968
World War I
Quentin Roosevelt killed, 1918
World War II
Carl Spaatz dies, 1974
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