Genesis Block is the name of the first block of Bitcoin ever mined—thus called “Genesis.” The Genesis Block forms the foundation of the entire Bitcoin trading system and is the prototype of all other blocks in the blockchain. In 2009, Bitcoin’s named developer, Satoshi Nakamoto, created the Genesis Block, which launched the process of Bitcoin trading that’s in place today.
Bitcoin was created during the 2008 Financial Crisis. No surprise were seeing Bitcoin shine during the great collapse of our financial system 13 years later ??