The Only Things That Happened On This Day In History
1925 John T. Scopes was indicted in Tennessee for teaching Darwin’s theory of evolution.
1787 The Constitutional Convention was convened in Philadelphia.
1895 Playwright Oscar Wilde was convicted of a morals charge in London and sentenced to prison.
1935 Baseball Hall of Famer Babe Ruth hit the 714th and final home run of his career.
1997 Polish voters adopted a constitution that removed the last traces of communism.