This was 155th day of the year and 210 days remained in the year.
Henry Ford took his first car out for a test drive.
The Battle of Midway, a decisive Allied victory in World War II, began.
Dorothy Gish, American actress who starred in many silent-film classics, died.
The U.S. Post Office announced that in a poll people preferred the "young Elvis" stamp to the "old Elvis" stamp.
Martha Stewart was indicted on charges of insider trading.
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