On 20th July 1969 Neil Armstrong, Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin, and Michael Collins made a flying leap in world history. To commemorate this great date, NASA TV offers the world to watch live streaming directly from America's space program to YouTube and get the latest from their exploration of the universe.
Legendary South African musician and activist Johnny Clegg, 66, died on 16th July, after losing his five-year battle with pancreatic cancer.
Musicians, politicians, friends, and fans all over the world paid tributes to the White Zulu (Le Zoulou Blanc), expressing their admiration of him singlehandedly building bridges in a divided nation of South African Republic. President Cyril Ramaphosa talked about Juluka Johnny as 'an exceptional compatriot and icon of social cohesion and non-racialism... who was one of the early persons in the country to demonstrate the reality of... cultural integration'.
The Americans honour Independence Day on the Fourth of July. It is a federal holiday, celebrated nationwide in the United States.
For the citizens, the anniversary of the publication of the declaration of independence from Great Britain in 1776 is a very special day, which represents the birth of the United States of America as an independent nation.