The Only Things That Happened On This Day In History

1969 Apollo 11, the first manned mission to the moon, splashed down safely in the Pacific.

1974 The Supreme Court ruled unanimously that President Richard M. Nixon had to turn over subpoenaed White House tape recordings to the Watergate special prosecutor.

1979 A Miami jury convicted Ted Bundy of first-degree murder in the slayings of two Florida State University sorority sisters.

1990 Iraq massed tens of thousands of troops and hundreds of tanks along its border with Kuwait.

2005 Lance Armstrong won a seventh consecutive Tour de France


~ by thehalobender on July 24, 2009.

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