On This Day

What Happened on April 10, 1815

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Austria declares war on Kingdom of Naples

Volcanic EruptionEruption of Mount Tambora

Mount Tambora in the Dutch East Indies experiences a cataclysmic eruption, one of the most powerful in history, killing around 71,000 people, causes global volcanic winter
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The massive Tambora volcano eruption
The massive Tambora volcano eruption