The Daily News | August 5

Cornerstone laid for Statue of Liberty, 1884
Battle of Bushy Run, 1763
Richard Burton (Richard Jenkins), actor, died, 1984
Battle of Mobile Bay (Alabama), 1864
Sir Humphrey Gilbert (Britain) claimed Newfoundland, 1583
Edgar Albert Guest, poet, died, 1959
Willie Stargell (Pirates) knocked one completely out of Dodger Stadium, 1969
US Corporation tax first enacted, 1909
Marilyn Monroe (Norma Jean Mortenson, later Baker), actress, found dead, 1962
Henry I became the English Sovereign, 1100
Paul Brown, founder of the Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals, died, 1991
US Federal Income Tax signed into law, 1861