Sunday, December 20, 2020

History Of 21 December | On This Day In World

History Of 21 December | On This Day In World

In the history of the World, some other important events recorded on the date of 21 December are as follows: -

➧ 1550: Sardar Man Singh, the chief Rajput of Emperor Akbar, was born.

➧ 1784: John Jay becomes America's first foreign minister.

➧ 1881: Sunderlal Sharma, a man of versatility, a pioneer of social revolution and public awakening was born in the state of Chhattisgarh.

➧ 1898: The chemists Pierre and Marie Curie discovered radium.

➧ 1921: US Supreme Court declares picket demonstration and stoppage of work unconstitutional.

➧ 1923: Nepal became a completely independent country, free from the status of a protected state of Britain.

➧ 1931: Earth's Wayne made, world's first crossword published in the New York World newspaper.

➧ 1937: The first cartoon film with colorful illustrations and voices, Disney's Snow White, was screened.

➧ 1952: Saifuddin Kichlu became the first Indian to receive the Lenin Peace Prize of the then Soviet Union.

➧ 1974: Sanjeev Chaturvedi, a 2002 batch Forest Service officer and recipient of 'Ramon Magsaysay Award' was born in 2015.

➧ 1996: Taiwanese-American AIDS researcher David Ho was named as Time magazine's Man of the Year.

➧ 1998: Resignation of Nepali Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala.

➧ 2002: Britain closes Bogota's embassy following threats.

➧ 2008: Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan were included in the list of 50 powerful people of the world by US magazine News Sick.

➧ 2011: India's renowned nuclear physicist PK Iyengar passed away.

➧ 2012: 'Gangnam Style' becomes the first video to be viewed one billion times on YouTube.

➧ 2012: NHL announces further cancellation of games by 14 January and brings the total number of canceled games to 625.

➧ 2016: Indian sports drama film "Dangal" - directed by Nitesh Tiwari and starring Aamir Khan, Fatima Sana Sheikh and Sanya Malhotra - became the first Indian film to earn $ 300 million worldwide.

➧ 2017: The United Nations General Assembly voted 128 to 9 to represent the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

➧ 2018: Tennis Australia announced a 10-point tie-break when they reached the 6-6 set at the Australian Open.

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