30 septembrie 2022

On This Day: 12 Nazis sentenced to death in Nuremberg trial


Sept. 30 (UPI) -- On this date in history:In 1630, John Billington, one of the first pilgrims to land in America, was hanged for murder -- the first European criminal executed in the American colonies.AdvertisementIn 1846, a dentist in Charleston, Mass., extracted a tooth with the aid of an anesthetic -- ether. It was the first time an anesthetic had been used.In 1927, Babe Ruth set a Major League Baseball record with his 60th home run of the season. The mark would stand for 34 years.In 1938, [...]