9 October 2021: This day in history

768: Charlemagne and his brother Carloman I are crowned Kings of The Franks

1000: Leif Ericson discovers “Vinland” (possibly L’Anse aux Meadows, Canada) reputedly becoming first European to reach North America

1446: The Hangul alphabet is published in Korea

1831: Ioannis Kapodistrias, first Head of State of modern Greece, assassinated in Nafplion

1941: US President Franklin D. Roosevelt approves an atomic program that would become the Manhattan Project

2006: North Korea conducts its first nuclear test, with an estimated yield of between 0.4-2 kilotons

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