Posted: May 15, 2019 11:20 AM PDT
Updated: May 15, 2019 11:20 AM PDT
A 19-year-old Pablo Picasso opens his first major exhibition, Mary Pickford becomes the first million-dollar actress, the Soviets begin their blockade of Berlin, Lynyrd Skynyrd releases "…
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The International Olympic Committee is formed, the SAT exam is taken for the first time, Hitler takes in newly conquered Paris, Tim Burton's "Batman" hits theaters, and the United Kingdom votes for a Brexit, all on this day.
The Inquisition finds Galileo guilty of heresy, Joe Louis becomes heavyweight champ, Judy Garland dies of an overdose, and the Cuyahoga River catches fire, all on this day.