After a hotly contested Congressional debate, including an 83-day Senate filibuster, America passed the 1964 Civil Rights Act on the 29th of June, 1964. President Lyndon Baines Johnson then gave a televised addressed about it.
Tradition has it that St. Peter died on the 29th of June in 69 AD. Tradition also has it that he was buried beneath St. Peterâ€™s Basilica in Vatican City. Investigate what lies beneath the famous Italian cathedral.
Between 1845 and 1847, Henry David Thoreau spent two years in a small cabin in the woods. Take a virtual journey with Thoreau, via this video clip, as he begins his experiment on the 4th of July, 1845.