This was 62nd day of the year and 303 days remained in the year.
Belva Ann Bennett Lockwood became the first woman lawyer to be admitted to appear before the Supreme Court of the United States.
The "Star-Spangled Banner" was adopted as the national anthem.
Rodney King's vicious beating by Los Angeles police officers was caught on videotape.
Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.