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Today in History for July 29th

USATODAY.com Wednesday, 29 July 2020
Highlights of this day in history: Britain's Prince Charles marries Lady Diana Spencer; Italy's fascist dictator Benito Mussolini born; President Dwight Eisenhower signs an act creating NASA; Artist Vincent Van Gogh dies. (July 29)
 
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This Day in History: NASA Is Created July 29, 1958 The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) was created as a means of keeping up with the space program of the former Soviet Union. The Soviet launch of the Sputnik satellites had surprised and embarrassed the United States. Americans...

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