12 April 2021: This day in history

1204: 4th Crusade occupies and plunders Constantinople

1811: 1st US colonists on Pacific coast arrive at Cape Disappointment, Washington

1872: Jesse James gang robs bank in Columbia, Kentucky (1 dead/$1,500)

1927: Kuomintang leader Chiang Kai-shek begins counter revolution in Shanghai

1961: Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin becomes the first person to orbit Earth (Vostok 1)

Source: Onthisday.com

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