On this day in 2010, a magnitude-7.0 earthquake devastated Haiti, especially Port-au-Prince, killing more than 200,000 people and leaving more than 1,000,000 homeless and touching off a massive international relief effort.
On this day, 1879.
The Anglo-Zulu War began this week as the British sought control over Zululand in eastern South Africa.
The inventor of the Pringles can is now buried in one.
Amelia Earhart's Hawaii-to-California flight