Today in History – 23 September

Today in History - 23 September

63 BC

Augustus Caesar, first Roman Emperor, who introduced Pax Romana, the era of peace, was born.

1553

The Sadians defeat the last of their enemies and establish themselves as rulers of Morocco.

1667

Slaves in Virginia are banned from obtaining their freedom by converting to Christianity.

1739

The Austrians sign the Treaty of Belgrade after having lost the city to the Turks.

1743

Sawai Jaising died.

1788

Louis XVI of France declares the Parliament restored.

1803

British-Indian forces defeated the Marathas in the Battle of Assaye.

1858

Grant Duf, historian who studied Maratha history, died.

1908

Ramdhari Singh Dinkar, famous Hindi poet, was born.

1945

The first American dies in Vietnam during the fall of Saigon to French forces.

1965

The Indian Army secured the Kashmir Valley and the only object left was to clean out the remnants of the Gibraltar Force. Under the guidance of United Nations, the cease-fire came into effect.

1974

First NCC Airforce Squadran (Women) was established at Vanasthali Vidyapeeth, Rajasthan.

1980

Indira Gandhi gains power to imprison without trial.

1990

World Bank clears Rs.1,200 crore aid for Sarovar Dam rejecting objections raised by environmental groups.

1992

Indian-designed pilotless target aircraft ‘Lakshya’ successfully tested.

1999

India rejects Pakistan’s proposal for an international conference on arms control.

2002

The first public version of Mozilla Firefox browser released; originally called Phoenix 0.1 its name was changed due to trademark issues with Phoenix Technologies.

Also Read:

Today in History – 22 September

Today in History – 21 September

Today in History – 20 September

Today in History -19 September

Related articles

Today in History – 31 December

1560 Akbar's Vajir-E-Ajam 'Bairam Khan' was assassinated at Patan, Gujarat...

Today in History – 16 December

16 December 1515 Affonso de Albuquerque, who is regarded as...

Today in History – 15 December

1675 Guru Tegh Bahadur was beheaded in Delhi by Aurangzeb...

Today in History – 7 December

43 BC Marcus Tullius Cicero, Roman orator and politician was...

Today in History – 5 December

1657 Murad proclaimed himself Emperor of India. 1865 13th Amendment of the...

Case Studies

Full Stack Development

A clothing brand wanted to launch a new e-commerce website that would allow customers to browse and purchase their products online. We developed a...
national-emblem-state-emblem-of-india

IAS Exam Preparation

A clothing brand wanted to launch a new e-commerce website that would allow customers to browse and purchase their products online. We developed a...

Building Startup

A clothing brand wanted to launch a new e-commerce website that would allow customers to browse and purchase their products online. We developed a...