In 1863: President Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address as he dedicated a national cemetery at the site of the Civil War battlefield in Pennsylvania.
In 1919: The Senate rejected the Treaty of Versailles by a vote of 55 in favor to 39 against, short of the two-thirds majority needed for ratification.
In 1959: Ford Motor Co. announced it was halting production of the unpopular Edsel.
In 1977: Egyptian President Anwar Sadat became the first Arab leader to visit Israel.
In 1985: President Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev met for the first time as they began their summit in Geneva.
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.