1431 Joan of Arc is accused of relapsing into heresy by donning male clothing again, providing justification for her execution
1521 Pope Leo X signs treaty with Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
1754 Battle of Jumonville Glen: forces led by George Washington kill French Canadian officer Joseph Coulon de Jumonville
1889 Édouard and André Michelin incorporate the Michelin tyre company
1892 Sierra Club forms by John Muir in SF, for conservation of nature
1934 Bradman gets 160 Aust v Middlesex, 124 mins, 27 fours, 1x6, 1x5
1937 Neville Chamberlain becomes Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
1940 Irving Berlin's musical "Louisiana Purchase" premieres in NYC
1946 Manuel Roxas was inaugurated as the last President of the Commonwealth of the Philippines
1951 After going 0-for-12, Willie Mays connects for his 1st major league home run
1956 Eisenhower signs farm bill allows government to store agricultural surplus
1960 59th Women's French Championships: Darlene Hard beats Yola Ramirez (6-3, 6-4)
1968 Senator Eugene McCarthy wins Democrate primary in Oregon
1971 Paul McCartney releases his 2nd solo album "Ram"
1974 26th Emmy Awards: MASH, Alan Alda & Mary Tyler Moore win
1976 29th Cannes Film Festival: "Taxi Driver" directed by Martin Scorsese wins the Palme d'Or
1982 Pope John Paul II is 1st reigning pope to visit Great Britain (Adrian IV was born in England, as Nicholas Breakspear)
1983 "Ricky" by Weird Al Yankovic hits #63
1996 U.S. President Bill Clinton's former business partners in the Whitewater land deal, James McDougal and Susan McDougal, and Arkansas Governor Jim Guy Tucker, are convicted of fraud.
1996 Pavlo Lazarenko becomes Prime Minister of Ukraine
1997 Bob Dylan hospitalized in England with histoplasmosis
1999 In Milan, Italy, after 22 years of restoration work, Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece "The Last Supper" is put back on display.
2003 Patrick Roy officially announces his retirement from the NHL
2006 Barry Bonds hits his 715th career home run, passing Babe Ruth on the all-time list