Day in history May 6


6 May, 2024

1626 - Dutch colonist Peter Minuit purchased Manhattan from the Indians for a handful of jewelry worth $25.

1872 - Football Cup is established in England

1953 - Philadelphia surgeon John Gibbon first successfully used a heart-lung machine during open-heart surgery.

1998 - Kazakhstan's new capital Akmola is renamed Astana

2002 - American company SpaceX, a manufacturer of space technology, is founded

The year 2023 is the coronation of King Charles III of the United Kingdom

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