This Week in History

July 10, 1999

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team, led by Mia Hamm and Brandi Chastain, beats China to win the World Cup.

July 13, 1985

The first Live Aid concert begins in Wembley Stadium, raising more than $125 million to fight famine in Africa.

July 16, 1911

Famed dancer and actress Ginger Rogers is born in Independence, Missouri.


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