America gives its Army generals five stars, a family favorite amusement park ride is patented, Dylan plugs in, and Roseanne "sings," all on this day.
1946: The United States detonates an atomic bomb underwater in the lagoon of Bikini atoll as part of a series of nuclear weapon tests known as Operation Crossroads.
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