On July 2, 1964, President Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The passage of the act prohibited discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex or national origin.
The act also ended segregation in public places such as swimming pools, libraries, and public schools.
- Actor Gene Wilder, who starred in classics like "Willy Wonka" and "Blazing Saddles," has died at 83.
- California lawmakers have passed a bill that would require prison time for those convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious victim.
- Apple will unveil the newest iPhones on September 7. Expect a new dual-camera system and NO headphone jack 📱