May 14 in history: Administration of first smallpox vaccination, Israel becomes an independent state and more

From the administration of the first smallpox vaccination to Israel becoming an independent state, we've got it all covered!

Let's dive into today's history.

1796

Edward Jenner administers first smallpox vaccination in England.

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1939

Lina Medina becomes youngest mother at the age of 5.

(Photograph:WION)

1948

Israel becomes an independent state.

(Photograph:WION)

1955

Eight bloc countries sign and establish the Warsaw Pact.

(Photograph:WION)

1973

US' first space station, Skylab, blasts off into orbit.

(Photograph:WION)

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