A bit of April 10th history…
1790 - US Patent system forms
1815 - Mt Tambora in the Dutch East Indies has a cataclysmic eruption - one of the most powerful in history. 71,000 people die and it causes a global volcanic winter.
1866 - American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) forms
1912 - Titanic sets sail on her maiden and last voyage.
1947 - Jackie Robinson becomes 1st black player to sign an MLB contract.
1972 - US, USSR, and 70 other nations agree to ban biological weapons
2019 - 1st photo of a black hole (pictured)
A bit of April 10th history… 1790 - US Patent system forms 1815...