Facts & Historical Events On This Day
President Donald Trump suggested a dangerous theory that injecting disinfectant could cure the Coronavirus.
The first video was uploaded to YouTube.
President Bill Clinton declared this day as the National Day of Mourning.
Coca-Cola launched their ill-fated new formula known unofficially as 'New Coke.'
Sirhan Sirhan was sentenced to death for killing Robert F. Kennedy
Bishop Reuben H. Mueller founded the United Methodist Church.
The Soviet Union launched the first crewed Soyuz mission, Soyuz 1.
German bombers attacked the English city of Exeter, beginning the Baedeker Blitz.
The Ottoman Empire was abolished.
The first Canadian postage stamp went into circulation.
Queen Anne was coronated Queen at the Westminster Abbey, London.
English poet William Shakespeare died at the age of 52.
Duke Wilhelm IV of Bavaria enacted The German Beer Purity Law (Reinheitsgebot), strictly regulating beer making.
The First English order of knighthood was instituted.