Posted: Aug 21, 2017 11:35 AM MDT
Updated: Aug 21, 2017 11:40 AM MDT
Crowds gather to watch the eclipse Monday in Salem, Oregon.
Sir Francis Drake sets out around the world, the National Guard is born, Al Gore concedes, Saddam Hussein is caught, and Alan Thickedies,all on this day.
After a five-year reign by Hawaii, there's a new state atop the United Health Foundation's ranking of the healthiest U.S. states.
Viewer photos of their pets in the Christmas spirit