March 5 in History: From first home computer to Non-Proliferation Treaty, and more

Did you know the first home computer was launched today?

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1851

Geological Survey of India (GSI) is established in Kolkata

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1872

George Westinghouse patents air brake
 

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1970

The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty enters into force
 

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1981

First home computer ZX81 is launched
 

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2003

Suicide bomber kills 17 in a bus in Haifa, Israel

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