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No­vem­ber 10, 1933

The “Black Bl­iz­zard” be­gan in South Dakota, sweep­ing clouds of suf­fo­cat­ing top­soil across the coun­try and cre­at­ing a storm of dirt, herald­ing the Dust Bowl era 1957: Part of the Great Wall of China opened to tourists for the first time. It was built in the Ming Dy­nasty, be­tween 1368 and 1644

1983: The work­ing of a com­puter virus was demon­strated for the first time 1983: Mi­crosoft in­tro­duced Win­dows 1.0 to run graph­i­cal pro­grams as well as ex­ist­ing MS-DOS soft­ware

2009: A power fail­ure blacked out much of Brazil due to a fault at the gi­ant Itaipu hy­dro-elec­tric dam

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