This Week in History

July 21, 1969: Neil Armstrong became the first person to walk on the Moon.

July 22, 1983: Australian Dick Smith became the first person to fly a helicopter around the world solo.

July 23, 1989: English actor, Daniel Radcliffe – popular for his character Harry Potter, is born.

July 24, 1911: The 15th century, largely forgotten Inca site in Peru – Machu Picchu, was rediscovered by American Hiram Bingham III.

July 25, 1978: World's first test tube baby – Louise Joy Brown – is born.

July 26, 1943: Mick Jagger, an English singer-songwriter, producer and actor, is born.

July 27, 2015: Indian scientist, politician and the country’s 11th President, A. P. J. Abdul Kalam passes away.