June 30

  • Battle of Gettysburg The Battle of Gettysburg

    The battle near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania ended the only major invasion the Union during the America Civil War and is considered by many historians as a turning point of the conflict.

July 3

July 24

  • Machu Picchu Machu Picchu 'rediscovered'

    American explorer Hiram Bingham stumbled upon the ruins of the Incan city of Machu Picchu, in Peru.