Posted on 20-01-2021 by Admin
What happened today in the pages of history? Is there anything special that changed today s present and the future too? Important people who made an impact on the country and the world. Which important people were born today on 20 November and who died today.
Babita Phogat biography, an Indian woman playing freestyle in Pahalwani, was born on 20 November 1989 in Bhiwani district of Haryana.
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2020: JP Nadda was elected the 11th National President of BJP.
2018: India won the Blind Cricket World Cup for the second time in a row.
2010: Cinematographer VK Murthy of films like Guru Dutt s films Chaudhvi Ka Chand, Pepper Ke Phool Aur Sahab, Biwi Aur Ghulam were awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2008.
2007: A museum was established in Afghanistan in the name of Frontier Gandhi.
1750: Tipu Sultan was born.
1945: Trial begins against the 20 Nazi leaders in the German city of Nuremberg. They were all charged with war crimes.
1975: The dictator General Francesco Franco, who ruled Spain for 39 years, was killed.
1985: Bill Gates launched the Windows-1 operating system.
1995: Dina, the then Princess of Britain, publicly acknowledged her extramarital affairs for the first time.
1866: Howard University in Washington, USA established.
1917: Republic of Ukraine declared.
1917: Establishment of Bose Research Institute in Calcutta (now Kolkata).
1945: In Germany, more than twenty Natsi officers are prosecuted for war crimes.
1945: Complete surrender of Japan to America and end of World War II.
1981: The Bhaskar satellite was launched.
1985: Microsoft Windows 1.0 released.
1997: American space shuttle vehicle Columbia successfully launched from Florida s Kennedy Space Center.
The 2012 Church of England voted against the priesthood of women.
2012 Iran has blamed Israeli President Simeon Peres for attacking Palestinians for claiming to have inspired them to continue a rocket attack on Israel, claiming, "They are out of their minds."
2013 A Taliban suicide bomber killed two army soldiers in Pakistan s North Waziristan district.
2014 North Korea on Tuesday warned to conduct another nuclear test in response to a UN Human Rights Council resolution, with the Security Council recommending an investigation into human rights exploitation.
2015 At least 19 people were held hostage in Bamako, the capital of the African country of Mali.
Born on 20 November
1989: Birth of female freestyle wrestler Babita Phogat.
Died on 20 November
1910: Death of famous Russian writer Lev Tolstoy.
1984: Death of famous poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz.
2009: The death of thinker and poet Shyam Bahadur Verma.
2014: Death of India s famous poet Nirmala Thakur.