It happened on this day…July 23rd

On this day in 2000 - American Tiger Woods, at age 24, became the youngest golfer to win the career Grand Slam with a record-breaking performance in the British Open.

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It happened on this day…July 22nd

On this day in 1934 - Notorious criminal John Dillinger, America’s “Public Enemy No. 1,” was shot and killed outside a Chicago theater by federal agents.

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It happened on this day…July 21st

On this day in 2002 - Telecommunications giant WorldCom, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, shortly after disclosing it had inflated profits by nearly $4 billion through deceptive accounting.

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It happened on this day…July 20th

On this day in 1969 - Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin became the first men to walk on the Moon.

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It happened on this day…July 19th

On this day in 1969 - Apollo 11 and its astronauts, Neil Armstrong, Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin, and Michael Collins, went into orbit around the Moon.

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It happened on this day…July 18th

On this day in 1969 - A car driven by Senator Edward M. Kennedy (D-MA) plunged off a bridge on Chappaquiddick Island near Martha’s Vineyard; passenger Mary Jo Kopechne died. The senator did not report the fatal car accident for 10 hours.

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It happened on this day…July 17th

On this day in 1955 - Disneyland opened in Anaheim, California.

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