Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Today in History: April 13

Today in History:
On April 13, 1970, Apollo 13, four-fifths of the way to the moon, was crippled when a tank containing liquid oxygen burst. (The astronauts managed to return safely.). (Taken from here
This was documented in the movie Apollo 13, starring Tom Hanks.

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