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On This Day - October 16, A Shot of History

Get On This Day delivered free to your inbox: http://bit.ly/14agw7n http://www.worldcrunch.com 1978 – Karol Wojtyla is elected Pope John Paul II after the October 1978 Papal conclave, the first non-Italian pontiff since 1523. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pope_John_Paul_II https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4kFpUh9C9M 1869 – The Cardiff Giant, one of the most famous American hoaxes, is "discovered". https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cardiff_Giant https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cardiff_Giant#/media/File:Cardiff_giant_exhumed_1869.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cardiff_Giant_2.jpg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGBydRP0Mmg 1846 – William T. G. Morton first demonstrated ether anesthesia at the Massachusetts General Hospital in the Ether Dome. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anesthesia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MP1jTFRQo0g 1793 – Marie Antoinette, widow of Louis XVI, is guillotined. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marie_Antoinette https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BupHMPWNV0 Produced by Anne-Sophie Goninet

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