On this day: May 27

POSTED: 10:55 AM PDT May 23, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT May 26, 2013 
1896 St. Louis tornado destruction

A tornado nearly wipes out St. Louis, Ford stops making the Model T, the Chrysler Building and the Golden Gate Bridge open, the Sex Pistols court controversy with "God Save the Queen," and Arsenio Hall signs off, all on this day.