Just in case you don't know with it plastered everywhere else, I'll help you out.
This Day in History:
Today is the USA's Independence Day - 1776
A murder trial inspires The Fugitive - 1954
Death of the founding fathers, Jefferson and Adams - 1826
Pathfinder lands on Mars -1997
The Clash play their first live event - 1976
Did you know all of these ones?