The U.S. Constitution heads to state legislatures for approval, Ted Williams smacks a homer in his last at-bat, the Beatles' "Hey Jude" hits No. 1, and "Star Trek" taps the next generation, all on this day.
1984: The TV show "Miami Vice" premieres. The show starred Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas as James "Sonny" Crockett and Ricardo "Rico" Tubbs respectively, two Metro-Dade Police Department detectives working undercover in Miami. It ran for five seasons and became known for its heavy integration of music and visual effects in its storytelling. It is now recognized as one of the most influential television series of all time.