On This Day in History | Today 15 July

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What Happened On This Day in History

  1. 1840: English officer William Wilson Hunter, educationist, author, and Statistics was born.
  2. 1903: Bharat Ratna Awarded Freedom Fighter, Politician, and Chief Minister of Tamilnadu ke. Kamaraj was born. He was a reformist leader and die did a lot of work on the development of Tamil Nadu.
  3. 1910: Emil Kraepelin named Alzheimer’s the disease after Alois Alzheimer.
  4. 1916: The aerospace company Boeing was started, which is the largest aerospace company in the world.
  5. 1926: First motorbus service started in Bombay (now Mumbai).
  6. 1962: Algeria becomes part of the Arab League.
  7. 1984: Punjab was declared a militancy-affected area after the Sikh community in Punjab become unrest.
  8. 2000:All Indian soldiers were hostage freed by military action in Sierra in Leone.
  9. 2002: Omar Sheikh, the killer of American journalist Daniel Pearl, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani court.
  10. 2011: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched GSAT-12A from PSlV C-17.
  11. 2020: Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director of Reliance Industries confirmed that Google will be the new strategic partner of Reliance Industries. The announcement was made during the 43rd Annual General Meeting.
  12. 2020: Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa had been appointed as the Vice-Chairman of the Asian Development Bank. The development comes only a few months before taking over the Chief Election Commission (CEC).
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Borns On This Day in History

  1. 1611: The king of Amer and senior commander of the Mughal Empire, Jai Singh was born. He was called by the name of Mirza Raja.
  2. 1883: Jamshed ji Jejeebhoy, a famous Indian businessman, was born. He was very wealthy and charitable.
  3. 1909: Durgabai Deshmukh, the first woman leader of Andhra Pradesh, was born.
  4. 1912: Mohammed Usman, a high officer in the Indian army, Was born. He was a method of the first war between India and Pakistan (1947-48).
  5. 1925: Badal Sarkar, a famous actor, playwriter, director, and theatre theorist, was born.
  6. 1937: Prabhas Joshi, a well-known Hindi journal journalist, was born.

Deaths on This Day in History

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