This Week In History July 19-23 / SchoolTube
From Emma Lingo on July 18th, 2021
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Here are 5 interesting events that happened this week in history, brought to you by This Week In History Channel / SchoolTube.
The Rosetta Stone, a tablet with hieroglyphic translations into Greek, is found in Egypt, July 19, 1799.
Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin become the first men to walk on the moon, July 20, 1969.
Mary Church Terrell founds the National Association of Colored Women in Washington, D.C. July 21, 1896.
Thomas Jefferson becomes the first head of the U.S. Department of Foreign Affairs, July 22, 1789.
Apollo 11 blasts off from Cape Kennedy, Florida, heading for a landing on the moon, July 16, 1969.
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