On This Day in History - July 20
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|What Happened On This Day In History - July 20|
1868 July 20
1st use of tax stamps on cigarettes
1960 July 20
1st submerged submarine to fire Polaris missile (George Washington)
1969 July 20
The Apollo 11 spacecraft landed on the Moon. it was the first manned mission to land on the Moon
1990 July 20
A bomb placed by the Provisional IRA exploded at the International Stock Exchange in London.
2005 July 20
Same-sex marriages were legalized in Canada. Canada was the fourth country in the world to do so, after the Netherlands, Belgium and Spain.