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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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TIM MAGUIRE

On the 44th anniversary, Americans less impressed by the first ...

Tomorrow, Neil Tyson Interviews Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin - StarTalk ...

Buzz Aldrin about to step on the Moon (Apollo 11)

Apollo 11astronaut Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin taking his first step on ...
Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong becomes first man to walk on the moon.

Apollo 11 - Wikipedia

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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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ROSS SIMPSON

Ted Kennedy's Chappaquiddick incident: The 1969 car crash that ...

What to know about Ted Kennedy and the death at Chappaquiddick ...

Ted Kennedy - Wikipedia
Edward Moore Kennedy (February 22, 1932 – August 25, 2009)

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ORDER ANNOUNCED ON THIS DAY IN 1950

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On June 27, 1950, President Harry S. Truman announced he is ordering U.S.
air and naval forces to
South Korea to aid the democratic nation in repulsing
an invasion by communist
North Korea. The United States was undertaking
the major military operation, he explained, to enforce a United Nations
resolution calling for an end to hostilities, and to stem the spread of
communism in Asia. In addition to ordering U.S. forces to Korea, Truman
also deployed the U.S. 7th Fleet to Formosa (Taiwan) to guard against
invasion by communist China and ordered an acceleration of military aid
to French forces fighting communist guerrillas in Vietnam. 

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Harry S. Truman (May 8, 1884 – December 26, 1972)

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SENTENCE READ ON THIS DAY IN 1992

John Gotti, the Gambino crime boss, is convicted in 1992 - New ...
John Joseph Gotti Jr. (October 27, 1940 – June 10, 2002)

Mafia boss John Gotti (above), who was nicknamed the “Teflon Don”
after escaping unscathed from several trials during the 1980s, is
sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty on 14 accounts
of conspiracy to commit murder and racketeering. Moments after
his sentence was read in a federal courthouse in Brooklyn, hundreds 
of Gotti’s supporters stormed the building along with smashing
and overturned cars before being forced back by police officers.

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FIRST AMERICAN WALKS IN SPACE ~ 1965

WHITE, EDWARD HIGGINS II | The Handbook of Texas Online| Texas ...

On June 3, 1965, 120 miles above the Earth, Major Edward H. White II opens
the hatch of the Gemini 4 and steps out of the capsule, becoming the first
American astronaut to walk in space.

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Edward Higgins "Ed" White II
(November 14, 1930 – January 27, 1967)

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Apollo 1 Fire

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