On this day: August 6

Posted: 6:21 PM EDT Aug 03, 2012   Updated: 2:00 AM EDT Aug 06, 2014
Hiroshima atomic bomb aftermath

The electric chair is used for the first time, a TV great and pop art legend share a birthday, America drops the A-bomb on Hiroshima, and the country's first Hispanic Supreme Court justice is confirmed, all on this day.