Sunday, September 27, 2015

28 September - History and Importance of the Day

World Rabies Day

George Clemenceau born, 1841.

Louis Pasteur died, 1895.

1066 - The Norman conquest of England began as Duke William of Normandy landed at Pevensey, Sussex.

1542 - California was discovered by Portuguese navigator Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo.   His arrival was at San Diego Bay.

1978 - Pope John Paul I died after only 33 days in office.

1995 - Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Palestine Liberation Organization leader Yasser Arafat signed an accord at the White House establishing Palestinian self-rule in the West Bank.

28 September History of India

History and Importance of the Day - Index of the Year

Saturday, September 26, 2015

26 September - History and Importance of the Day

World Contraception Day

1815 Holy Alliance between Russia, Austria, and Prussia.

1984 - Britain agreed to allow Hong Kong to revert to Chinese sovereignty in 1997.

Writer T.S. (Thomas Stearns) Eliot (1888) was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He wrote in  free verse and used free expression.

1687 - The Acropolis in Athens was attacked by the Venetian army attempting to oust the Turks, resulting in heavy damage to the Parthenon.

1918 - The last major battle of World War I, the Battle of the Argonne, began as a combined force of French and Americans attacked the Germans along a 40-mile front.


1888 - T.S. Eliot
1948 - Prof Sumantra Ghoshal

26 September - Knowledge History - Science, Engineering and Management

Important History Events of Day in Hindi - September