In 1996, the Ravens started training camp at Western Maryland College in Westminster, now known as McDaniel College. The campus was the training camp location of the Baltimore Colts from 1953 to 1971. Above, linebacker Ray Lewis signs autographs for fans during a break. (John Makely, Baltimore Sun photo)
1790: The District of Columbia was established as the seat of the federal government.
1935: Oklahoma City installed the nation’s first automatic parking meters.
1951: J.D. Salinger’s classic novel “The Catcher in the Rye” was first published.
1969: Apollo 11, the first moon landing mission, was launched from Kennedy Space Center, carrying astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin and Michael Collins.
Compiled by Jessica D. Evans and Paul McCardell.