1952 – Born May 17. He was the 2nd First Minister of the Generalitat de Catalunya (is a left-wing political party that campaigns for independence for Catalonia and Catalan Countries from France and Spain.). 1996 – He became the party leader of ERC (Republican Left of Catalonia) that was founded by Francesc Macià i ..
1921 – Born on January 5th. His godfather was His Holiness Pope Benedict XV. His titles are His Royal Highness Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg, Duke of Nassau, Prince of Bourbon Parma. 1953 – He was married on April 9th to Princess Jósephine-Charlotte of Belgium (sister of King Baudouin of Belgium). ..
1508 – Born (1508), he was the son of Emperor Na’od and Queen Na’od Mogasa. 1517 – He ambushed and killed Emir Mahfuz of Harar. 1528 – 1531 – He was attacked and defeated by Ahmad ibn Ibrihim al-Ghazi at the Battle of Shimbra Kure and Battle of Amba Sel. 1537 – ..
1842 – Born on the 21st of September was the 34th sultan of the Ottoman Empire. 1876 – Succeeded to the throne following the deposition of his brother Murad V on 31st of August. 1890 – Armenians began clamoring to obtain the reforms which were promised at Berlin. 1892-1893 – Unrest occurred in Merzifon and ..
An acclaimed author, public intellectual, international statesman, and former government minister in Ireland Vice-chancellor of the University of Ghana, Schweitzer Professor of the Humanities at New York University, and editor-in-chief of the Observer in London 1917 – Born in November 3 1956-1961 – Member of the Irish delegation to the United Nations ..
100 AC – Birth of the Roman general, politician, and reformer. 84 AC – Married Cornelia, Lucius Cornelius CINNA’s daughter – rejected the order of Lucius Cornelius SULLA to divorce her – joined populist party led by Lucius Cornelius Cinna the Elder, becoming rival of Sulla, leader of oligarchic party 80 AC – Collected a ..
1953 – Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, Blair lived most of his childhood years in Durham. When he was 14 he went back to Edinburgh to finish studying at Fettes College. 1976 – He met Cherie Booth at the law school and eventually married her. 1983 – At age 30, the product of ..
1942 – Born in Ba on the 2nd of February, He was educated at Tavua Indian School and Shri Vivekanand High School. 1998 – He represented the National Farmers Union at the Cairns Group farm Leaders meeting held in Sydney – He advocated for the continuing special assistance to developing countries/economies like ..
1834 – He was born this year at Burgo de Osma and was educated Valladolid and studied law at Madrid University, where he leaned towards radicalism in politics. 1856 – He was elected deputy, and soon attracted notice among the most advanced Progressists and Democrats. 1866 – He participated in the revolutionary propaganda that led ..
1938 – Syria’s Prime Minister was born in Khirbat Ghazalah, a village 75 miles south of Damascus, Syria, in the Hauran region. 1981 – He was Speaker of the Parliament from 1981 prior to being Prime Minister and was considered to be very close to President Hafez al-Assad until his sudden fall from grace. 1987 ..