Friday, April 9, 2021

History Of 10 April | On This Day In World

History Of 10 April | On This Day In World

In the history of the World, some other important events recorded on the date of 10 April are as follows: -

➧ 1847: American journalist and publisher Joseph Pulitzer, the originator of the Pulitzer Prize, is born.

➧ 1858: A 14-ton giant bell was placed in the Big Ben clock in London. Big Ben is a symbol of heritage of British history and is located on the St. Stephen's Tower in Westminster Palace, London.

➧ 1875: Swami Dayanand Saraswati founded the Aryasamaj.

➧ 1894: Indian industrialist Ghanshyamdas Birla was born.

➧ 1897: Prafulla Chandra Sen, a prominent Congress leader of Bengal, a follower of Mahatma Gandhi and a freedom fighter was born.

➧ 1912: Titanic embarks on its first and last voyage from the port of Southampton, UK.

➧ 1916: The first golf tournament was organized professionally.

➧ 1930: Synthetic rubber is produced for the first time.

➧ 1931: Khalil Gibran, the great philosopher who has gained fame as the world's greatest thinker, Mahakavi, passed away.

➧ 1932: Shyam Bahadur Varma, versatile genius, scholar, thinker and poet of many disciplines was born.

➧ 1972: An earthquake in Iran killed about 5 thousand people.

➧ 1972: The development, production and storage of biological weapons was banned through the Biological Weapons Treaty. It was signed by more than 150 countries.

➧ 1973: Pakistan amends the constitution to make Zulfikar Ali Bhutto the Prime Minister in place of the President.

➧ 1982: Successfully launched India's multi-purpose satellite INSAT-1A.

➧ 1988: There was a heavy loss of life and property in a heavily populated area between Rawalpindi and Islamabad, Pakistan. At least 90 people died and more than a thousand were injured.

➧ 1995: Fifth Prime Minister of India, Morarji Desai, conferred with Bharat Ratna, passed away.

➧ 2001: Netherlands approves a death by passing a bill. He became the first country in the world to enact such a law.

➧ 2002: For the first time in 15 years, LTTE supremo V. Prabhakaran attended the press conference.

➧ 2019: The first home delivery service by drone starts in Australia by Wing, part of Google's Alphabet company.

➧ 2019: A public health emergency and compulsory vaccination were announced in New York after a measles outbreak in Brooklyn with 285 cases.

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