ON THIS DAY – MAY 5TH
Posted on: Wed 5 May 2021
On this day in history:
In 1862, The Battle of Puebla was fought. The battle which took place during the second French intervention of Mexico resulted in victory for the Mexican army against all odds.
Also, In 1930 pilot Amy Johnson started her solo flight from London to Darwin, becoming the first woman becoming the first woman to make the trip solo from England to Australia .
Also In 2018, the music video to Childish Gambino’s “This is America” was released. The single debuted at number one on the charts with its video reaching 13.9 million views in the first 24 hours.
Produced by: Alex Capurso
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