Friday, March 16, 2018

18 March History and Importance of The Day


The power of the Seventh Resource must be recognized by leaders around the world, through seven concrete changes:

Focus on international legislation and agreements.
Support, and campaign for,  free sustainable trade of recyclable materials to ecologically sound companies across the globe.
Educate, from grass roots up, the public on the critical necessity of recycling.
Agree to a common language of recycling.
To make recycling a community issue, supporting schemes and initiatives which help households and businesses provide Seventh Resource materials for repurposing.
Work with the industry to encourage ‘design for recycling’ in the repurposing of materials – reducing waste, integrating ‘end-of-life’ planning at design stage.
Support innovation, research and initiatives that foster better recycling practices and technology.

1974 - The five-month-old Arab oil embargo against the U.S. was lifted.  In the U.S., the embargo had caused long lines at gas stations, prices soared 300 percent amid shortages and a government ban on Sunday gas sales.


Grover Cleveland (1837-1908) the 22nd and 24th U.S. president. . He was the only president to serve two nonconsecutive terms and was also the only president to be married in the White House.

History Events  on Video


18 March Knowledge History - Science, Engineering and Management

Updated 17 March 2018, 18 March 2013

Monday, January 8, 2018

5 January - History and Importance of the Day

1896 - Wilhelm Roentgen's discovery of x-rays

Henry Ford introduced minimum wage of $5 per day.

1919 - National Socialist Party (Nazi) formed as German Farmers Party
1925 – Nellie Tayloe Ross of Wyoming becomes the first female governor in the United States.
1930 - Mao Tse-tung wrote "A Single Spark Can Start a Prairie Fire"

1940 – FM radio is demonstrated to the Federal Communications Commission.

2005 – Eris, the largest known dwarf planet in the Solar System, is discovered by the team of Michael E. Brown, Chad Trujillo, and David L. Rabinowitz using images originally taken on October 21, 2003, at the Palomar Observatory.


1855 King C.Gillette - inventor - safety razor


5 January Knowledge History - Science, Engineering and Management

Updated 9 January 2018,  5 January 2015

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

27 September - History and Importance of the Day

World Tourism Day

World Maritime Day

Google Website Launch Day

19th Birthday - 2017  Source:

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70 - Walls of  Upper City of Jerusalem were battered down by Romans

1540 Society of Jesus (Jesuits) was founded by Ignatius Loyola

1787 - Constitution of USA submitted to states for ratification

1908 - Henry Ford First Model T automobile leaves the Piquette plant of Detroit, Michigan

1910 - First test flight of twin engined air plane

1989 - Sony purchases Columbia Pictures

1998 - Google website was launched.


1627 - Bishop Bossuet born

1722 -  Birthday of American revolutionary leader Samuel Adams in Boston, Massachusetts. He helped  to ignite the revolution and served as a delegate to the First and Second Continental Congresses. He was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation.

1916 - Prof Joan Woodward - Industrial Sociology

1932 - Oliver Williamson

27 September - History of India

27 September - Knowledge History

History and Importance of the Day - Index of the Year

Updated 27 September 2017, 27 September 2015

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Important History Events of Day in Hindi - July

5 July
1975: 31 साल के अमरीकी टेनिस खिलाड़ी आर्थर ऐश पांच जुलाई 1975 को विंबलडन की एकल प्रतियोगिता जीतने वाले पहले काले आदमी थे.

Friday, May 26, 2017

14 December History and Importance of the Day

644 - Osman ibn Affan was appointed Third Caliph or Khalifa or Kalief of Islam

1287 - Zuider Zee seawall collapsed -  loss of 50,000 lives

1656 - Artificial pearls 1st manufactured by M Jacquin in Paris made of gypsum pellets covered with fish scales

1900 - Quantum Mechanics: Max Planck presented  a theoretical derivation of his black-body radiation law.

1911 - South Pole reached by Norwegian Ronald Amundsen

1915 - Jack Johnson became First black world heavyweight boxing champion

1937 - Japanese troops conquered and plundered Nanjing

1967 - DNA was created in a test tube

2003 - President George W. Bush announces the capture of Saddam Hussein in Iraq.

2014 - Miss World Pageant


Miss World



14 December Knowledge History - Science, Engineering and Management

Games and Sports

1974 - Vivian Richards scored his first Test Cricket century 192 vs India with 20 fours and 6 sixes.

Music History

Updated  28 May 2017, 21 November 2014

Monday, March 13, 2017

15 March History and Importance of The Day

World Disabled Day

World Consumer Rights Day

Hungary National day

44 B.C. - Julius Caesar was assassinated in the Senate chamber in Rome by Brutus and fellow conspirators.

1744 French King Louis XV declared war on Britain

1877 Commencement of 1st Test Cricket, Australia v England at MCG (Melbourne Cricket Ground)

1892 1st escalator patented by inventor Jesse W Reno (NYC)

1906 Britons Rolls, Royce & Johnson form Rolls Royce Ltd

1985 The first Internet domain name, is registered

2016 Google's DeepMind artificial intelligence wins Go challenge against Lee Se-dol 4-1


Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) the 7th U.S. President.  Jackson gained fame as a hero during the War of 1812. He helped in the formation of the new Democratic Party and became the first man from an impoverished background to be elected President, serving from 1829 to 1837.

March 16 - March History and Importance of The Day

15 March Knowledge History - Science, Engineering and Management

Updated 15 March 2017, 15 March 2013

Thursday, November 24, 2016

27 November - History and Importance of the Day

1095 - Pope Urban II preaches 1st Crusade
1295 English King Edward I calls meeting of people representatives.
1839 - American Statistical Association organizes in Boston
1895 - Alfred Nobel's will establishes Nobel Prizes
1910 - NY's Penn Station opens as world's largest railway terminal
1951 - 1st rocket to intercept an airplane, White Sands, NM
1962 - 1st test flight of the Boeing 727 takes place
1966 - Uruguay adopts constitution
2014 - Phillip Hughes, Australian Cricket Player, died today due to the hit he suffered on his head by a cricket in a sheffield Shield match.




1701 - Anders Celsius, Sweden, (proposed the Celsius temperature scale)
1746 - Birthday  of Robert R. Livingston, jurist, statesman, USA.
1940 - Bruce Lee, [Lee Yuen Kam], karate star/actor (Enter The Dragon), born in San Francisco, California

History and Importance of the Day - Index of the Year

Updated 27 November 2016, 20 November 2015