The Only Things That Happened On This Day in History
1588 The English soundly defeated the Spanish Armada in the Battle of Gravelines.
1981 Britain’s Prince Charles married Lady Diana Spencer at St. Paul’s Cathedral in London.
1999 A day trader opened fire in two Atlanta brokerage offices, killing nine people and wounding 13 before shooting himself to death; he had earlier killed his wife and two children.
2003 Boston Red Sox batter Bill Mueller became the first player in major league history to hit grand slams from both sides of the plate in a single game in a 14-7 win at Texas.