Historical facts everyone should know

History can be boring sometimes but these are basic fact that everyone should know because they made an impact in the world.

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First Moon Landing 1969

First Moon Landing 1969

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On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first human to step on the moon. He and Aldrin walked around for three hours. They did experiments. They picked up bits of moon dirt and rocks.

Martin Luther King's I have a dream speech August 28 1963

Martin Luther King's I have a dream speech August 28 1963

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In his iconic speech at the Lincoln Memorial for the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, King urged America to "make real the promises of democracy." King synthesized portions of his earlier speeches to capture both the necessity for change and the potential for hope in American society.