Here's a little something to occupy your down time. Here are some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1654 – Louis XIV becomes King of France (More info)
1776 - Richard Henry Lee of Virginia introduces a resolution in the Continental Congress proposing a Declaration of Independence (More info)
1862 – The United States and Britain agree to suppress the slave trade (More info)
1896 - In Plessy v...