Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1784 – The United States Congress ratifies the Treaty of Paris with Great Britain, ending the Revolutionary War (More info)

1954 – Marilyn Monroe marries baseball legend Joe DiMaggio (More info)

1963 – George Wallace is inaugurated as the governor of Alabama, promising his followers “segregation forever” (More info)

1967 – The ‘Human Be-In’ takes place in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, launching the Summer of Love (More info)

1990 – ‘The Simpsons’ premieres on television, eventually becoming the longest-running American sitcom and the longest-running American animated program in history (More info)