VOICE-OVER SCRIPT:

JUNE 29TH, 1972:

IN WASHINGTON, THE U.S. SUPREME COURT EFFECTIVELY VOIDS STATE DEATH PENALTY LAWS, WITH ITS DECISION IN FURMAN VERSUS GEORGIA.

THE COURT RULES AGAINST HOW STATES ARE ADMINISTERING THE DEATH PENALTY AT THE TIME, CALLING THEIR LAWS "ARBITRARY AND CAPRICIOUS."

THIRTY-FIVE STATES QUICKLY PASS REFORMS TO THEIR DEATH PENALTY LAWS, WHICH THE COURT VALIDATES FOUR YEARS LATER.

1967

IN THE MIDEAST, JERUSALEM IS REUNIFIED AFTER THE SIX-DAY WAR, AS ISRAEL REMOVES BARRICADES SEPARATING THE OLD CITY FROM THE ISRAELI SECTOR.

1995:

ATLANTIS, CARRYING A JOINT AMERICAN AND RUSSIAN CREW, BECOMES THE FIRST SPACE SHUTTLE TO DOCK IN ORBIT WITH RUSSIA'S SPACE STATION, MIR.

2002:

SINGER ROSEMARY CLOONEY --- WHOSE HITS INCLUDE "COME ON-A MY HOUSE" AND "MAMBO ITALIANO" --- DIES IN BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA.

SHE WAS 74.

AND, 2003:

ACTRESS KATHARINE HEPBURN --- THE SILVER SCREEN ICON WHO WON A RECORD FOUR OSCARS --- DIES IN OLD SAYBROOK, CONNECTICUT AT AGE 96.

TODAY IN HISTORY, JUNE 29TH --- ___ ___, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS.

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