Wednesday, April 22, 2015

21 April History and Importance of the Day



US - Secretaries' Day - Administrative Officers' Day

1526 - First Battle of Panipat
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Battle_of_Panipat


1836 - The Battle of San Jacinto between Texans led by Sam Houston and Mexican forces led by Santa Anna took place near present day Houston. The Texans decisively defeated the Mexican forces thereby achieving independence.


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International Mother Earth Day

http://www.earthday.org/
A billion green acts were done. Join the movement to reach 2 billion acts.
http://act.earthday.org/
Conserve the earth and resources on the Earth Day. Consume Less
http://www.earthday.org/blog/2013/04/20/earth-day-lessons


1500 – Portuguese navigator Pedro Álvares Cabral landed in Brazil.
Brazil's official language is Portuguese

1864 - "In God We Trust" was included on all newly minted U.S. coins by an Act of Congress.

1889 - The Oklahoma land rush began at noon with a single gunshot signaling the start of a mad dash by thousands of settlers. The were seeking to claim part of nearly two million acres made available by the federal government.

Birthday - Vladimir Lenin (1870-1924)

1970 - First Earth Day celebrated.

1971 - Soyuz 10 launched.
1991 - Intel releases 486SX chip.


Birthday
Vladimir Lenin (1870-1924)

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Films History

English Films History

Hindi Films History

Telugu Films History




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Sunday, April 19, 2015

19 April History and Importance of the Day


Sierra Leone - Republic Day
Swaziland -  National day (Birthday of King Mswati III)
USA - Patriots' Day to commemorate the battles of Lexington and Concord. on 19 April 1775
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patriots%27_Day



531 – Battle of Callinicum: A Byzantine army under Belisarius is defeated by the Persian at Ar-Raqqah (northern Syria).
1770 – Captain James Cook sights the eastern coast of what is now Australia.
1775 - At dawn in Massachusetts, about 70 armed militiamen stood face to face on Lexington Green with a British advance guard unit. An unordered 'shot heard around the world' began the American Revolution. A volley of British rifle fire was followed by a charge with bayonets leaving eight Americans dead and ten wounded.
1775 – American Revolutionary War: The war begins with an American victory in Concord during the battles of Lexington and Concord.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battles_of_Lexington_and_Concord

1782 – John Adams secures the Dutch Republic's recognition of the United States as an independent government. The house which he had purchased in The Hague, Netherlands becomes the first American embassy.
1839 – The Treaty of London establishes Belgium as a kingdom and guaranteeing its neutrality.
1919 – Leslie Irvin of the United States makes the first successful voluntary free-fall parachute jump using a new kind of self-contained parachute.
1954 – The Constituent Assembly of Pakistan recognises Urdu and Bengali as the national languages of Pakistan.
1971 – Sierra Leone becomes a republic, and Siaka Stevens the president.
1971 – Launch of Salyut 1, the first space station.
1975 – India's first satellite, Aryabhata, is launched.


Birthdays

1944 – James Heckman, American economist, Nobel Prize laureate


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Sunday, April 12, 2015

13 April History and Importance of The Day






989 - Battle at Abydos: Byzantine emperor Basilius II beats Bardas Phocas

1204 - Crusaders occupy Constantinople
1241 - Battle at Theiss: Mongols beat Hungarian King Béla IV
1250 - The Seventh Crusade is defeated in Egypt, Louis IX of France is captured.

1668 - John Dryden becomes 1st English poet laureate

1796 - 1st elephant arrives in US from India
1796 - Battle at Millesimo Italy: Napoleon beats Austrians

1960 - France becomes 4th nuclear nation exploding an A-Bomb in Sahara

Birthday
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826). 3rd President, USA.  He was an author, inventor, lawyer, politician, and architect.  He authored the American Declaration of Independence and later served as the 3rd U.S. President from 1801 to 1809.



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Films History

13 April English Films History

13 April Hindi Films History
(Hindi Film Industry's first film showed as preview on the 13 April 1913. An important day in Hindi Films History.)

13 April Telugu Films History


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Aruba  King's Birthday
Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba  King's Birthday
Curaçao  King's Birthday
Mayotte  Abolition Day
Netherlands  King's Birthday

Slovenia  Resistance Day

South Africa National day

Sierra Lone National day

Togo National day



Birthdays
 Telegraph inventor Samuel F.B. Morse (1791-1872)

 American Civil War General and 18th U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885)


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Israel National day

Armenia  Armenian Remembrance Day

Nepal  Loktantra Diwas (Democracy Day)
Niger  Concord Day
Swaziland  King's Birthday Holiday



1800 - The Library of Congress was established in Washington, D.C. It is America's oldest federal cultural institution and the world's largest library. Among the 145 million items in its collections are more than 33 million books, 3 million recordings, 12.5 million photographs, 5.3 million maps, 6 million pieces of sheet music and 63 million manuscripts. About 10,000 new items are added each day.

1915 - In Asia Minor during World War I, the first modern-era genocide began with the deportation of Armenian leaders from Constantinople and subsequent massacre by Young Turks.

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World Day of Safety and Health at Work


Afghanistan  Victory Day
Barbados  National Heroes' Day
Sierra Leone  Independence Day Holiday


1945 - Twenty-three years of Fascist rule in Italy ended abruptly as Italian partisans shot former Dictator Benito Mussolini. Other leaders of the Fascist Party and friends of Mussolini were also killed along with his mistress, Clara Petacci. Their bodies were then hung upside down and pelted with stones by jeering crowds in Milan.

Birthday - James Monroe (1758-1831) the 5th U.S. President



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World Malaria Day

Australia  ANZAC Day
Egypt  Sinai Liberation Day
Italy  Liberation Day
New Zealand  ANZAC Day
North Korea  Army Day
Portugal  Liberation Day
Swaziland  National Flag Day
Tonga  ANZAC Day



1967 - The first law legalizing abortion was signed by Colorado Governor John Love, allowing abortions in cases in which a panel of three doctors unanimously agreed.

Birthday
Radio inventor Guglielmo Marconi (1874-1937)

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International Day Human Space Flight


International Mother Earth Day



Myanmar  New Year Holiday

2004 - Quadruple Century by Brian Lara - Cricket
http://www.espncricinfo.com/magazine/content/story/149410.html

1976
A famous victory for India, who chased a then-record 406 to beat West Indies in the third Test in Trinidad.

1930
Last test match day for  Wilfred Rhodes - 52 years, 165 days  against West Indies in Jamaica. He made his debut in Tests in WG Grace's last match, in 1899.




Birthdays

1917 - Vinoo Mankad


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Films History

English Films History

Hindi Films History

Telugu Films History


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