Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1535 – Sir Thomas More is executed for treason against King Henry VIII of England (More info)

1785 – The dollar is unanimously chosen as the monetary unit for the United States (More info)

1885 – Louis Pasteur successfully tests his vaccine against rabies (More info)

1942 – Anne Frank and her family go into hiding in the "Secret Annexe" above her father's office in an Amsterdam warehouse (More info)

1957 – John Lennon and Paul McCartney meet for the first time (More info)