Happenings I recall.......
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On July 20, 1969, Commander Neil Armstrong became the first man on the moon. He said the historic words, "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind." A camera in the Lunar Module provided live television coverage as Neil Armstrong climbed down the ladder to the surface of the moon.
When a passenger cruise liner sinks most people imagine it will be women and children first into the ship's lifeboats, and that the captain and crew will be the last to leave. On board the sinking Oceanos this did not happen. Instead, the Oceanos cruise director, Lorraine Betts, and the cruise ship entertainers suddenly found themselves running the rescue of the Oceanos passengers on their own, during a terrible storm and in the middle of the night........