#OTD in 1914, Austro-Hungarian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were assassinated in Sarajevo. Within 30 days, World War I would begin. (via @marinamaral2)

#OTD in 1914, Austro-Hungarian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were assassinated in Sarajevo. Within 30 days, World War I would begin. (via @marinamaral2)

#OTD in 1914, Austro-Hungarian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were assassinated in Sarajevo. Within 30 days, World War I would begin. (via @marinamaral2)

Landscape painter John Constable was born #otd 1776. This atmospheric view of Stonehenge with a double rainbow overhead was painted in 1836 🌈🌈 (via @britishmuseum)

Today in History: French explorer Jacques Cartier enters the St. Lawrence River, 1534 #otd #tih (via @librarycongress)

Happy 88th birthday to Canadian wildlife painter Robert Bateman, born #otd in 1930. This is “Edge of the Woods – White-tailed Deer; 1976.” @batemancentre (via @ArtsyGirl62)