Today In History – July 16th

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1941 – Joe DiMaggio hit safely in his 56th straight game. That’s a record that still stands today.
1948 – Eddie Sawyer becomes the Manager of the Phillies.
1969 – Apollo 11…the first manned mission to the surface of the moon…blasted off from Kennedy Space Center in Florida.


Pro Soccer Player and Delran native Carli Lloyd is 39
Actor and Comedian Will Ferrell is 54

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