The nation's capital is founded, the world gets its first parking meter, Joltin' Joe sets an unbreakable record, and man heads to the moon, all on this day.
1969: Apollo 11, the first manned space mission to land on the Moon, is launched from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Fla.
Seoul National University/Handout/Reuters
Lucy Richardson/ Reuters
iStock / gbh007
National Portrait Gallery, London
iStock / mashabuba
It's easy to upload your photos and/or videos on News8000.com. Once you do, we'll share your upload with the community!