Thursday, July 20, 2017
This is 201st day of the year and 164 days remain in the year.
Fugitive Sioux Indian leader Sitting Bull surrendered to federal troops.
King Abdullah I of Jordan was assassinated.
Sirima Bandaranaike of Sri Lanka (then Ceylon) became the world's first woman prime minister.
Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong was the first man to walk on the Moon.
July 20 BirthdaysSir Edmund Hillary1919–2008, New Zealand mountain climber and explorer.
Elliot Lee Richardsongovernment official
Petrarchpoet and humanist