Bruno Hauptmann is convicted in the Lindbergh baby case, France tests a nuclear weapon, and the last "Peanuts" comic strip runs, all on this day.
2012: The European Space Agency conducts the first launch of the European Vega rocket from Europe's spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. The four-stage rocket was designed to give Europe a vehicle for scientific satellite missions. The first rocket carried nine scientific satellites into space.
Many foods that you think have health benefits may hold hidden dangers for your diet.
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Former Beatle John Lennon would have turned 75 on Friday. Take a look at Lennon's life and career, from The Beatles and beyond.