16th APRiL ~ HISTORY ON THIS DAY

April 16th ~ This Day in History video by History.com ~ 1943 : Hallucinogenic effects of LSD discovered : Albert Hoffman the Swiss chemist working at the Sandoz pharmaceutical research laboratory in Basel, Switzerland accidentally consumed LSD-25 on the 16th April 1943. LSD-25 is  a synthetic drug he had created in 1938 as part of his research into the medicinal value of lysergic acid compounds. | & more about history on this day in the video…