Saturday, February 20, 2021

History Of 21 February | On This Day In World

History Of 21 February | On This Day In World

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

➧ 1878: Meera Alfassa, mother of Aurobindo Ashram in Puducherry, was born in Paris.

➧ 1894: Shanti Bhatnagar, the famous scientist of India, was born.

➧ 1925: First edition of New Yorker magazine published.

➧ 1948: The draft of the constitution of independent India was presented to the President.

➧ 1952: Demonstrated to give Bengali language official language status at Dhaka University in East Pakistan (present-day Dhaka).

➧ 1959: Press Club of India established in New Delhi.

➧ 1965: Disputed nationalist black leader Malcom X is assassinated in America. He was shot in front of 400 of his supporters in New York. An organization called the Nation of Islam was suspected to be behind the murder.

➧ 1972: US President Richard P. Nixon visits China to end the last 21-year rift between the two countries.

➧ 1999: UNESCO announces 21 February as Mother Language Day.

➧ 1999: Agreement between former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Lahore Declaration.

➧ 2001: The first Mahakumbh of the Saharashatbadi ends.

➧ 2004: Tennis star Sania Mirza made a major achievement by winning the WTA title. She became the first Indian woman player to do so.

➧ 2004: The first European political party organization, the European Greens, is established in Rome.

➧ 2008: Reliance Communication, owned by India's big industrialist Anil Ambani, acquired Unganda's company 'Anupam Global Soft' on February 21.

➧ 2010: The government of Saudi Arabia decided to bring legislation related to allowing women to advocate.

➧ 2014: 10 words of the 15th C. Voinich manuscript decoded.

➧ 2018: Indian film star Kamal Haasan launched a new political party - Makkal Neidi Maam in the state of Tamil Nadu.

➧ 2018: The statue of Gautama Buddha, the world's third tallest statue, was completed at Khatkan Tung in Myanmar with a height of 116 meters (381 ft).

➧ 2019: Lunar Library, a 30 million-page digital library launched on Israel's Beresat Lunar lander.

➧ 2019: Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa-2 asteroid landed on Ryugu to collect rock samples.

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