This Happened today,September 20

Joshua Ebert, Editor

1945 German rocket engineers begin work in US

1951 – NL President Ford Frick elected 3rd commissioner of baseball

1955 – Willie Mays is 7th player to reach 50 HRS in a season

1963 JFK proposes a joint US-Soviet voyage to the moon

 

1968

Mickey Mantle reaches home plate on the final home run of his career
Mickey Mantle reaches home plate on the final home run of his career