In August 1960 the controversial Oscar-nominated psychological thriller was released
In July 1964, a white actor and a black actress, kissed, live, on a British TV show
On 1 August 1944, the Warsaw Uprising against the Nazi occupation of Poland began
Chilean soldiers attacked and burnt two students during protests in July 1986.
In July 1945 Labour won a surprise victory, defeating war-time leader Winston Churchill
A drug sting in a small Texas town in 1999 went badly wrong and caused a national scandal
In July 1979 Iran's new Islamic government closed down Tehran's red-light district.
Egypt's Aswan dam was completed in 1970, at a huge cost to local people and antiquities
In the 1950s the CIA began attempts to brainwash psychiatric patients.
Alcides Ghiggia scored a famous goal for Uruguay in a match at Brazil’s Maracana stadium