On this Day in History..

On this Day in History..
642 – Arabs conquer Alexandria, library destroyed
1630 – The city of Boston, Massachusetts is founded
1778 – 1st treaty between the US & Indian tribes signed (Fort Pitt)
1835 – Charles Darwins lands on Chatham Galapagos-archipelago
1859 – Man in SF claims himself Norton I, emperor of America
1931 – 1st LP record demonstrated (RCA Victor, NYC)
1956 – Television is first broadcast in Australia
1964 – Beatles are paid a then record $150,000 for a concert (Kansas)
1976 – NASA publicly unveils space shuttle Enterprise in Palmdale, Calif
1978 – Begin, Sadat & Carter sign Camp David accord
1991 – The first version of the Linux kernel (0.01) is released to the Internet
2008 – The IAU named another dwarf planet, Haumea
2011 – Occupy Wall Street movement began in Zucotti Park, New York City


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