1998Bill Clinton Testifies Before Grand Jury
1896Gold Discovered in Yukon
1812Fort Detroit Surrendered Without a Shot
1987Northwest 255 Crashes on Highway
1972Moroccan King Hassan II Survives Assassination Attempt
1969Woodstock Music Festival Ends
1780Revolutionary War: Battle of Camden
1841President John Tyler Vetoes Bank Bill
1987Rudolf Hess Found Dead in Spandau Prison
1920Baseball Player Ray Chapman Killed by Pitch
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