On this day in history, Some huge events went down. Check the list to see why today isnt just like any other day in history.
Ludwig, later to become King Ludwig I, was married to Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen on October 12, 1810. The citizens of Munich were invited to attend the festivities held on the fields in front of the city gates to celebrate the happy Royal event. This later became an annual event later dubbed Oktoberfest.