Marie Antoinette loses her head, the Cuban Missile Crisis begins, Baby Jessica is pulled from the well, and the Million Man March takes over Washington, D.C., all on this day.
1846: William T.G. Morton first demonstrates ether anesthesia at the operating theater of the Massachusetts General Hospital. The theater came to be known as the Ether Dome and has been preserved as a monument to this historic event.
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