This was 134th day of the year and 231 days remained in the year.
The Lewis and Clark expedition set out from St. Louis.
British rule in Palestine came to an end as The Jewish National Council proclaimed the State of Israel. Within hours, Israel was under attack from Arab forces.
Skylab, the United States’ first space station, was launched into orbit.
Frank Sinatra died at the age of 82.
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