20th July in history

20th July in history

Apollo 11 lunar module carrying Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the surface of the Moon on this day in 1969.

Did you know that:

• Elisha Brown Jr pressed a one-thousand two-hundred thirty-five-pound cheese ball at his farm on this day in 1801
• German astronomer Theodor discovered the Comet Brorsen-Metcalf on this day in 1847
• Sandra Oh is a Canadian-American actress born on this day in 1971

// Compiled by Zoya Siddiqui

Zoya Siddiqui

Zoya is a fledgling journalist with a natural penchant for wordsmithery and a soft corner for environment and wildlife. A literature student, she contributes articles on history, environment and latest fads.

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