Facts, facts and more facts
Crusaders take Jerusalem.
Iceland is discovered by exploring Vikings.
Spinning jenny invented by James Hargreaves.
E-mail invented by Ray Tomlinson.
Optical fiber invented by Basil Hirschowitz, C. Wilbur Peters, and Lawrence E. Curtiss.
First date in the Mayan calendar.
The Wright Brothers make their first powered flights.
Egypt’s new capital city Antinopolis is created.
France sells vast area of land west of the Mississippi to the United States in whats known as The Louisiana Purchase.
Death of Muhammad.
Eiffel Tower is built.