This day in history....
Charles and Diana divorce, 1996
St. Elizabeth born in New York City, 1774
Charles S. Rolls born, 1877
Union General Alfred Terry is promoted, 1864
Riots in Chicago fracture the Cold War consensus, 1968
Murdered students are discovered at the University of Florida, 1990
Fugitive polygamist leader Warren Jeffs is arrested, 2006
Air-show accident burns spectators, 1988
Zulu king captured, 1879
The death of Emmett Till, 1955
King speaks to March on Washington, 1963
Protests at Democratic National Convention in Chicago, 1968
John Huston dies, 1987
Robertson Davies is born, 1913
Mahalia Jackson, the Queen of Gospel,...