Today in World History (January 10th)

January 10, 2018 Joshua Samuel

On January 10, 1901, exactly 117 years ago today, an oil drilling derrick at Spindletop Hill near Beaumont, Texas, blew its top sending enormous gush of black crude over 150 feet into the air and covered the landscape. According to records, it took 9 days to get the geyser which was {Read More..}