Untitled Document1990Iraq declares Kuwait its 19th province
1985Launch of Aussat, Australia's first domestic communications satellite
1983Israeli PM Menachem Begin announces resignation
1981John Hinckley Jr. pleads innocent to attempting to kill US President Ronald Reagan.
1974Soyuz 15 returns to Earth
1972Mark Spitz earns the first of seven gold medals, seting a world record in the 200-meter butterfly at the Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany.
1963Martin Luther King Jr's "I have a dream speech" at Lincoln Memorial
1952First guided missile launched from ship during Korean Conflict.
1942Reigner cable is sent to Stephen S. Wise - specifying Nazi plans to exterminate almost 4 million Jews.
1922The first radio commercial is broadcast. .
Moon Landing - On July 20th 1969, 4 days after take off Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin touch down on the Moon. Michael Colllins the 3rd member of the crew remained in the capsule whilst Armstrong and Aldrin performed their historic walk on the moon with the now legendary quote 'it's one small step for (a) man, one giant leap for mankind. Further missions were made to the moon and Alan Sheperd famously played a few golf shots with a Wilson 6-Iron golf club.