On the 17th of May, 1990, the World Health Organisation (WHO) took homosexuality out of its list of mental illnesses. But that’s not the only noteworthy event that occurred in history. Take a look at some of the interesting, historical incidents that happened on this day many years ago as we throwback to them.
1620 – 1st merry-go-round is seen at a fair in Philippopolis, Turkey.
1630 – Italian Jesuit Niccolo Zucchi is the first to see two belts on Jupiter surface.
1803 – John Hawkins and Richard French patent the Reaping Machine.