84. 1923: Opening Tutankhamen’s Tomb
In 1923, Howard Carter discovered Pharaoh Tutankhamen’s tomb in Egypt. The ancient pharaoh had lived 1400 BC and was only a teenager when he died. Tutankhamen was one of the most sought after prizes in the Egyptian archeology world; his inner coffin was made of pure solid gold.
83. 2011: Tsunami Aftermath in Japan
On March 11, 2011, a tsunami was triggered by a 9.0 magnitude undersea earthquake off the coast of Japan. The waves of the tsunami reached 133 ft. 2 days after the destruction of the disaster, a woman sits and cries. This picture was taken at the Oshika Peninsula of Tohoku.