1930 – Nguyen Cao Ky was born. 1965 – Ky was appointed Prime Minister by a special joint meeting of military leaders following the voluntary resignation of civilian President Phan Khac Suu and Prime Minister Phan Huy Quat. 1966 – Ky ‘s greatest struggle came, when a Buddhist Uprising and a military revolt in the ..
1870 – Born on the 12th of May in Portsmouth, Virginia. 1917 – He returned to China where he was chosen to command the combined Allied guard at Peking. 1918 – He was placed in command of the 5th Regiment in France. 1920 – He served as Assistant to the Commandant of the Marine Corps ..
Byzantine eunuch and general under Ju..
1810 – Born on the 6th of December in Ceylon. 1867 – He achieved his greatest fame as Field Marshal. – He received a parliamentary pension. 1869 – He was inducted into the Royal Society of London for the Improvement of Natural Knowledge. – He later became Commander in Chief in India. 1890 ..
1880 – Born on the 15th of June in Kochi,Kochi Prefecture. 1913 – He studied at Harvard Law School in Cambridge,Massachusetts. 1920 – He became a Military Attache to the United States. – He achieved the rank of Admiral and was appointed to the Navy General Staff. 1930 – He attended the London Naval ..
1782 – Born on the 10th of August. 1842 – He was appointed as Major-General to the command of the Indian army within the Bombay presidency. 1849 – He was appointed Bombay Presidency governor by Lord Ellenborough. 1953 – He returned home for the last time. – He died on the 29th of August ..
1943 – He was born on the 11th day of August of this year in Haveli situated in Mohallah Kacha Saad Ullah, Old Delhi. 1961 – He joined the Pakistan Military Academy in this year. 1964 – This year, he was commissioned in an elite Artillery Regiment. He saw action in the 1965 ..
Daniel Morgan is a US Federalist politician and general in American Revolution. 1736 – Born 6th of July in Hunterdon County, New Jersey. 1755 – Hired to accompany the Braddock Expedition against Fort Duquesne. 1758 – Joined a company of Virginia rangers as an ensign. While carrying dispatches from Fort Edward to Winchester, Virginia, his ..
1736 – He was an American general, born on the 2nd day of December this year in Swords, County Dublin, Ireland. 1763 – When peace was concluded, he went with his regiment to New York. Two years later, the regiment returned to England. 1772 – He resigned his commission in the British service. He sold ..
1943 – Born on March 12th in Kalinovik Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Bosnian Serb military commander, who is wanted on charges of committing war crimes. 1991 – Mladic is appointed commander of the 9th Corps of the Yugoslav People’s Army in Knin in Croatia. 1992 – Mladic takes command of the 80,000 Yugoslav Army troops ..