Sunday, November 23, 2014

11 - January - History and Importance of the Day

1759 – In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the first American life insurance company is incorporated.
1922 – First use of insulin to treat diabetes in a human patient.
1927 – Louis B. Mayer, head of film studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), announces the creation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, at a banquet in Los Angeles, California.
1959 - Hanif Mohammed scored 499
1964 – Surgeon General of the United States Dr. Luther Terry, M.D., publishes the landmark report Smoking and Health: Report of the Advisory Committee to the Surgeon General of the United States saying that smoking may be hazardous to health, sparking national and worldwide anti-smoking efforts.
1972 – East Pakistan renames itself Bangladesh.
1981 - Palau adopts constitution


 1815 – John A. Macdonald, Canadian politician, 1st Prime Minister of Canada (d. 1891)

11 January Knowledge History - Science, Engineering and Management

History of Day - Films - English - Hindi - Telugu

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