Crime on primetime
O. J. Simpson's slow-speed chase by the police, watched by millions on TV, ended in his arrest.
The Battle of Bunker Hill took place during the American Revolution.
The Statue of Liberty arrived in New York City aboard the French ship Isere.
Amelia Earhart embarked on the first trans-Atlantic flight by a woman.
The Republic of Iceland was established.
U.S. Supreme Court ruled that no locality may require recitation of Lord's Prayer or Bible verses in public schools.
Burglary of Democratic Party headquarters in Washington, DC, started the Watergate political scandal.
Australian scientists announced that they had "teleported" a laser beam—breaking it up and reconstructing it in another location.
Here are the facts and trivia that people are buzzing about.