YMCA founded in London but it would take 134 more years before they had a music video.
Colorado Gov. Davis Waite orders state militia to Cripple Creek to protect striking miners (and not fire upon them as happened in other instances in early American labor history). Waite ultimately helped negotiate a settlement of the strike.
First gas tax (1 cent)
First drive-in movie theater
Franklin Roosevelt signs Securities Act of 1933 creating Securities and Exchange Commission.
SEC enforcement is usually behind most of the Wall Street Perp Walks we have seen.
US sinks Japanese battleship Mikuma during Battle of Midway.
Eisenhower’s D-Day Speech
Saving Private Ryan’s Normandy Landing
James Meredith Shot During March
Bobby Kennedy dies.
Ted Kennedy eulogy excerpt
Short Clip on RFK
California voters overwhelmingly pass Proposition 13 reducing property taxes and requiring a two-thirds vote to pass state or local tax increases, thereby beginning California’s decline from the once Golden State.
Israel invades Lebanon to drive out of the PLO.