The Old Farmer's Almanac daily calendar gives you quick reference for the significant events on any day throughout the year.
Died 2003: Charles E. Bennett (member of the House of Representatives for 44 years. His legislation in 1955 required that the mint put "In God We Trust" on all currency. Shortly thereafter, Congress made the words the nation's motto.)
2016: Jeff Williams returned to Earth after working 172 days on the International Space Station, thereby making a cumulative total of 534 days in space over several missions - the longest time yet recorded for NASA astronauts.