Today in history – Neil Armstrong steps on Moon
TODAY IN HISTORY – July 21st
1846 – Mormons found 1st English settlement in California (San Joaquin Valley)
1925 – Monkey Trial ends-John Scopes found guilty of teaching Darwinism
1969 – Neil Armstrong steps on Moon at 2:56:15 AM (GMT)
2007 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the final book in the bestselling Harry Potter series is released.
2011 – NASA’s Space Shuttle program ends with the landing of Space Shuttle Atlantis on mission STS-135.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY / ANNIVERSARY TO:
1924 – Don Knotts, Morgantown WV, actor (Amdy Griffth Show, 3’s Company)
1951 – Robin Williams, Chicago, Illinois, American actor and comedian (Mork & Mindy, Good Will Hunting)
1957 – Jon Lovitz, Tarzana California, actor (SNL, League of their Own, Critic)
1998 – Alan Shepard, astronaut (b. 1923)
1998 – Robert Young, American actor (b. 1907)
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