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This date in history 7-24-2021

Events that happened on July 24 through the years.

1567: Mary, queen of the Scots deposed.

1847: Religious pioneers settle Salt Lake City.

1915: Hundreds drown in Eastland disaster.

1943:  Operation Gomorrah is launched.

1969: Apollo 11 returns to Earth.

1982: “Eye of the Tiger” from “Rocky” tops charts.

1998: “Saving Private Ryan” opens in theaters.

2005: Lance Armstrong wins seventh Tour de France.

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“Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it.”
― George Santayana

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