Sunday, August 11, 2019

On This Day in History

August 11, 2019

Historical Events

1945  Allies refuse Japan's offer to surrender on the condition that Emperor Hirohito retains his status
1954  Formal peace treaty ends over 7 yrs of fighting in Indochina between the French and the Communist Viet Minh
1988  Al-Qaeda formed at a meeting between Osama bin Laden, Zawahiri and Dr Fadl in Peshawar, Pakistan
2003  NATO takes over command of the peacekeeping force in Afghanistan, marking its first major operation outside Europe in its 54-year-history.
More Historical Events
Learn more about RevenueStripe...

Famous Birthdays

Alex Haley

(1921 - 1992)

Chris Hemsworth

36th Birthday

Christiaan Eijkman

(1858 - 1930)

Hulk Hogan

66th Birthday
More Famous Birthdays

Famous Deaths

Andrew Carnegie

(1835 - 1919)

Robin Williams

(1951 - 2014)
More Famous Deaths

No comments:

Post a Comment