THIS DAY IN HISTORY

  • 1554 Founding of the city of São Paulo in Brazil
  • 1565 Battle at Talikota India: Deccan sultanate destroy Vijayanagar’s army and the last Hindu kingdom of Southern India
  • 1840 American naval expedition under Charles Wilkes is first to identify Antarctica as a new continent
  • 1949 1st Israeli election won by David Ben-Gurion’s Mapai party
  • 1971 Military coup in Uganda under Major General Idi Amin
  • 2011 Egyptian Revolution of 2011 begins with a series of street demonstrations, rallies, acts of civil disobedience, labor strikes and violent clashes in Cairo, Alexandria and other major cities

Source: Onthisday.com

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