On This Day in History | Today 11 June

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What Happened On This Day in History

  • 1770: Captain James Cook discovers Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.
  • 1776: A committee was formed to prepare the Declarations of America’s independence.
  • 1921: Women in Brazil got the right to vote in elections.
  • 1935: Edwin Armstrong broadcast FM for the first time.
  • 1940: The European country Italy declared war against the Allies.
  • 1955: The first magnesium Jet airplane took off.
  • 1964: According to the wishes of Jawaharlal Nehru, the ashes of office ashes were started across the country.
  • 1987: Margaret Thatcher because British prime minister for the time in a row for the first time in 160 years.
  • 1999: Former Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq is rod a hat-trick against Zimbabwe in the world cup.
  • 2001: Timothy Magweig, who threw a bomb at a federal building in Oklahoma City, the USA in 1995, is executed.
  • 2010:Africa hosted the 19th football World Cup tournament. This was the first time the competition was held in Africa.
  • 2020: The Kerala government canceled the annual Sabarimala festival, scheduled to start on June 19, 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • 2020: The Union Minister for Human resources Diploment, Ramesh pokhariya ‘Nishank’ released the “India Ranking2020″ (NIRF) of higher education institutions in various categories. India Institute of Technology Madras tops of the overall list of educational institutions as well as the list of engineering institutes.
  • 2020: Centre approves Rs 1,829 crore for implementation of Jal Jeevan mission in Maharashtra in 2020-21.
On This Day 11 June In History

Born On This Day in History

  • 1897: Pandit Ram Prasad ‘Bismil’, the famous revolutionary of India, was born.
  • 1948: Lalu Prasad Yadav, Indian politician, and former Bihar chief minister was born.
  • 1909: Indian tourist, politician, and formal look sabha speaker K.S. Hegde was born

Deaths On This Day in History

  • 1924: Vasudev Vamen Shastri Khare, a well-known historian of the Marathi language, pote, playwriter, and biographer, died.
  • 1983: India’s landing industrial group B. k. k. Ghanshyamdas Birla, founder of the m. Birla group had passed away.
  • 1997: India’s famous long-distance swimmer Mihir Sen passed away.

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