If you were wondering what happened in history today, which you probably weren’t until you saw this, then here I am to tell you what happened, on May 2nd.
1933 – A local Inverness newspaper in Scotland publishes an account by a local couple who claimed to have seen “an enormous animal rolling and plunging on the surface” of Loch Ness.
1997 – Tony Blair became Britain’s youngest prime minister in 185 years.
1997 – A 60 MPH sandstorm sweeps across much of Egypt, causing widespread damage to buildings and killing 12 people.
2011 – Barack Obama announces that Osama Bin Laden had been found and killed, the man who many believed was responsible for the 9/11 attacks.
2012 – The famous painting “The Scream,” by Edvard Munch, was sold for a record breaking 120 million dollars at an auction in New York.
2013 – Rhode Island legalizes gay marriage and was now the tenth state in the U.S. to legalize it.