THIS DAY IN HIS­TORY

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To­day is Sun­day, July 16, the 197th day of 2017. There are 168 days left in the year.

IN THE NA­TION

1945: The United States ex­ploded its first ex­per­i­men­tal atomic bomb in the desert of Alam­ogordo, N.M.

1969: Apollo 11 blasted off from Cape Kennedy on the first manned mis­sion to the sur­face of the moon. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU

Tennis Hall of Famer Mar­garet Court is 75. Col­lege Foot­ball Hall of Famer and for­mer NFL coach Jimmy John­son is 74. Rock com­poser-mu­si­cian Ste­wart Copeland is 65. Dancer Michael Flat­ley is 59. Ac­tress Phoebe Cates is 54. Ac­tor-co­me­dian Will Fer­rell is 50. Pro Foot­ball Hall of Famer Barry San­ders is 49.

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