31 October 2022: This day in history

1517: Martin Luther sends his 95 Theses to Albrecht von Brandenburg, the Archbishop of Mainz, precipitating The Protestant Reformation

1541: Michelangelo Buonarroti finishes painting “The Last Judgement” in the Sistine Chapel, Vatican City

1876: Great Backerganj Cyclone of 1876 ravages British India (Modern-day Bangladesh), over 200,000 killed

1918: Spanish Flu kills 21,000 people in the US in a single week

2011: The world population reaches 7 billion inhabitants according to the United Nations


Source: Onthisday.com

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