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20th July 1969: Apollo 11 lands on the moon

On the 20th July 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin successfully landed the Eagle, the Lunar Module of Apollo 11, on the surface of the moon. The words, “Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has... Read More
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19th July 1870: The Franco-Prussian War begins

The Franco-Prussian War began with a declaration of war by the French emperor, Napoleon III. The Franco-Prussian War marked the culmination of a long period of declining relations between France and the German state of... Read More

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