18th APRiL ~ HISTORY ON THIS DAY

April 18th ~ This Day in History video by History.com ~ 1906 : The Great San Francisco Earthquake : At 5:13 a.m an earthquake estimated at close to 8.0 on the Richter scale struck San Francisco, California, killing hundreds of people buildings fell on the 18th April 1906. The earthquake was caused by a slip of the San Andreas Fault over a segment of approximately 275 miles long, and shock waves were felt from southern Oregon down to Los Angeles. | & more about history on this day in the video…