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This date in history 7-21-2021

The events that took place July 20.

1881: Sitting Bull surrenders.

1889: Homesteaders murdered by Wyoming ranchers.

1944: Assassination plot against Hitler fails.

1948: President Truman issues peacetime draft.

1963: Jan and Dean’s “Surf City” hits No. 1.

1969: Armstrong walks on moon.

1973: Actor and martial art expert Bruce Lee dies.

1976: Viking 1 lands on Mars.

1977: Second great flood hits Johnstown.

2012: Colorado movie shooting kills 12.


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