Friday, December 18, 2020

History Of 19 December | On This Day In World

History Of 19 December | On This Day In World

In the history of the World, some other important events recorded on the date of 19 December are as follows: -

1154: King Henry II becomes emperor of England.
1860: Lord Dalhousie, Governor General of India died from 1848 to 1856.
1899: Martin Luther King Sr., American leader who struggles for human rights, is born.
1919: Meteorological Society established in America.
1927: Uttar Pradesh Automobile Association is established.
1927: The British hanged the freedom fighters Ram Prasad Bismil, Ashfaq Ulla Khan and Roshan Singh.
1934: India's first female President Pratibha Devi Singh Patil was born.
1941: German dictator Adolf Hitler took full command of the army.
1961: Indian troops entered the border of Goa under Operation Vijay. Goa gained independence from Portuguese slavery.
1983: Football's FIFA World Cup was stolen from the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro.
1988: Jnanpith Award honored and noted Gujarati litterateur Umashankar Joshi passed away.
1998: Bangladesh was awarded honorary citizenship by Amartya Sen.
2007: Time magazine conferred Russian President Vladimir Putin with the title of 'Person of the Year'.
2012: Park Gyun Hee becomes the first female president of South Korea.
2016: Anupam Mishra, writer and Gandhian environmentalist passed away.
2016: Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov dies after being shot in Ankara by an unidentified gunman.
2018: The drone was first used by UNICEF to deliver vaccines to the island of Aromango, Vanuatu.
2018: US President Donald Trump announces victory over Islamic State and plans to withdraw US troops from Syria.
2019: The Australian state of New South Wales declared a 7-day emergency amid extreme heat and over 100 bushes burned in two months.
2019: According to the study published in "Currentology", 386 million year old early trees were found at a mine in Cairo, New York.

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