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July 20, 1976 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • US Viking 1 lands on Mars at Chryse Planitia, 1st Martian landing
  • Vietnam War: The US military completes its troop withdrawal from Thailand.

Birthdays in History

  • Erica Hill, American news anchor

Deaths in History

  • Samuel Mutendi, founder of the Zimbabwean Zion Christian Church, dies
1976 in History