This Day In History- April-9
Today is the 100th day of 2020. There are 266 days left in the year.TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT837: Halley’s Comet makes its closest known passage to Earth: 5 million kilometres (3 million miles). OTHER EVENTS641: An army commanded by Amr Ibn al-As conquers Egypt by seizing the Babylon fort in the Nile Delta. Alexandria capitulates the following November.