This was 191st day of the year and 174 days remained in the year.
The Battle of Britain began.
The Bahamas became independent from Great Britain.
The Coca-Cola Company announced that it was bringing back the original Coke and calling it Coca-Cola Classic.
President Bush lifted economic sanctions against South Africa.
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