The Only Things That Happened On This Day in History
1647 The English army seized King Charles I as a hostage.
1896 Henry Ford made a successful pre-dawn test run of his horseless carriage, called a quadricycle, through the streets of Detroit.
1942 The Battle of Midway began during World War II.
1984 The album “Born in the U.S.A.” by Bruce Springsteen was released.
1989 Chinese army troops stormed Tiananmen Square