Thursday, February 11, 2021

History Of 12 February | On This Day In World

History Of 12 February | On This Day In World

In the history of the World, some other important events recorded on the date of 12 February are as follows: - 

➧ 1742: Great Maratha legend Nana Phadnavis was born.

➧ 1794: Mahadji Shinde, the illegitimate son and heir of Ranoji Scindia, died.

➧ 1809: British scientist Charles Darwin was born.

➧ 1809: 16th President of America Abraham Lincoln was born.

➧ 1818: Chile makes a formal declaration of independence from Spain.

➧ 1824: Dayanand Saraswati, the originator of the Arya Samaj and a sharp reformist monk, was born.

➧ 1920: Villain Pran, the well-known hero of Hindi films, was born.

➧ 1922: Mahatma Gandhi persuades the Congress Working Committee to end the non-cooperation movement.

➧ 1928: Gandhiji gave signs of Satyagraha in Bardoli.

➧ 1948: The ashes of Mahatma Gandhi were immersed at various holy sites including the river Ganges in Allahabad.

➧ 1975: India was declared a country free from smallpox.

➧ 1994: The thieves stole the famous Norwegian painter Edward Munk's world-famous work 'The Scream'. However, this work was later recovered.

➧ 1996: Yasser Arafat, leader of the Palestinian Liberation Organization, was sworn in as the first President of Palestine in Gaza.

➧ 2002: 119 people died when an Iranian plane crashed while landing at Khurramabad Airport.

➧ 2002: Pakistani authorities arrest Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist Ahmed Omar Sheikh on suspicion of kidnapping American journalist Daniel Pearl.

➧ 2009: Scientists from India developed the world's first buffalo clone. This was a major achievement of Indian scientists.

➧ 2016: Fiji becomes the first country to ratify the United Nations Climate Agreement.

➧ 2019: NASA data shows that there is greenery in the world - this greenery is spread by planting 5% more leafy trees since the early 2000s, mostly due to planting trees in China and intensive farming in India.

➧ 2019: Rare Black Panthers were sighted in Lakipia County, Kenya for the first time in almost 100 years.

➧ 2019: According to the US Treasury, for the first time the US national debt reached above 22 trillion.

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