In 1215: King John put his seal to Magna Carta (“the Great Charter”) at Runnymede, England, granting his barons more liberty.
In 1775: The Second Continental Congress voted unanimously to appoint George Washington head of the Continental Army.
In 1846: The United States and Britain signed a treaty settling a boundary dispute between Canada and the United States in the Pacific Northwest.
In 1944: American forces began their successful invasion of Saipan.
sponsored According to two 2015 surveys, 62 percent of Americans do not have enough savings to handle an unexpected emergency, much less any long-term plans.