May 10 in history: India's first war for independence, Germany invades Belgium and more

From 1857 mutiny to German invasion in World War II. 

We've covered it all. 

 

1857

India's first war of Independence begins with Sepoy mutiny.

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1869

First transcontinental railroad is completed.

(Photograph:WION)

1871

Treaty of Frankfurt ends Franco-Prussian War. 

(Photograph:WION)

1940

WWII: Germany invades Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.

(Photograph:WION)

1975

Sony launches Betamax home videocassette recorder in Japan.

(Photograph:WION)

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