This day in history...
This Day in History for 8th April *
1781 - Premiere of Mozart's violin sonata K379
1820 - The Venus de Milo is discovered on the Aegean island of Melos
1832 - Charles Darwin begins trip through Rio de Janeiro1869 - American Museum of Natural History opens (NYC)
1876 - Amiliare Ponchielli's opera "La Gioconda" premieres in Milan