Friday, November 21, 2014

10 December History and Importance of The Day



Human Rights Day

1520 - Martin Luther publicly burned papal edict demands he recant.


1901 - Nobel prizes announced for the first time. 1st Nobel Peace Prizes awarded to Jean Henri Dunant, Frederic Passy.

1915 - 10,000,000th model T Ford assembled

1932 - King Rama VII granted Thailand a constitution

1936 - King Edward VIII abdicated throne to marry Mrs Wallis Simpson

1948 - UN General Assembly adopted Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The day being  celebrated as Human Rights Day.

1995 - Ricky Ponting makes 96 on Test Cricket debut (Aust v Sri Lanka, WACA)
2012 - Google began selling of US$99 laptops




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Birthdays

1878 - Raja Gopalachary (Rajaji), India's freedom fighter and the first Governor General of independent India.


10 December Knowledge History - Science, Engineering and Management
http://nraombakc.blogspot.in/2012/11/10-december-knowledge-history-science.html

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