1984 First Woman to Walk in Space Soviet cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya conducts and EVA outside the Salyut 7 space station for 3 hours and 35 minutes.
1909 First Airplane Flight Across the English Channel By French aviator Louis Blériot. See video
1976 Face on Mars Viking I takes the famous "Face on Mars" photo.
1965 Dylan Goes Electric Bob Dylan, renowned for his acoustic folk music, plugs in at the Newport Folk Festival. The audience responds with loud booing. Folk music legend Pete Seeger said at the time, "if I had an axe, I'd cut the cable right now."
Bosnian Serb revolutionary. He assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife the Duchess of Hohenberg, in Sarajevo in 1914. In retaliation, Austria-Hungary then invaded Serbia, which led to World War I.
Too young to receive the death penalty, he was sentenced to 20 years in prison, where he died of tuberculosis.
1978 Louise Joy Brown British, the world's first test-tube baby.
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