Today In History
In 1521: The Edict of Worms banned Martin Luther for his religious writings.
In 1864: The Territory of Montana was formed from a part of the Territory of Idaho.
In 1868: The Senate impeachment trial of President Andrew Johnson ended with his acquittal as the Senate fell one vote short of the two-thirds majority required.
In 1940: The British began the evacuation of stranded Allied soldiers from Dunkirk.