The Only Things That Happened On This Day in History
1806 The Holy Roman Empire went out of existence as Emperor Francis I abdicated.
1914 Austria-Hungary declared war against Russia, and Serbia declared war against Germany at the outbreak of World War I.
1945 The United States dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan
1965 President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act.
1965 The album “Help!” by the Beatles was released.