20th July

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1988 End of eight year war Ayatollah Khomeini declares an end to the eight year war between Iran and Iraq.
1982 Two bombs kill 11 soldiers Two IRA bombs explode killing 11 soldiers in London.
1974 Turkish troops invade Cyprus Turkish troops invade Cyprus following the breakdown of talks between Greece and Turkey.
1969 Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin land on the moon Apollo 11 astronaughts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin become the first men to walk on the moon.
1944 Adolf Hitler survives bomb Adolf Hitler is slightly injured when a bomb explodes at his Rastenberg headquarters
1938 Diana Rigg is born Actress Diana Rigg is born in Doncaster.
1937 Guglielmo Marconi dies Guglielmo Marconi dies.
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On This Day - 20th July