38 years ago today – July 20, 1969 Man landed on the moon. The mission was accomplished “before the end of the decade”.
Here is what some other people were doing on that day:
I was eight years old, and I remember that we invited the Handels over, who did not have a TV Set, to watch the moon landing on our black and white one. Everyone was very excited about by this accomplishment. We were sure that man would land on Mars by 2000!