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.


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


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


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


Sawai Jaising died.


Louis XVI of France declares the Parliament restored.


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


Grant Duf, historian who studied Maratha history, died.


Ramdhari Singh Dinkar, famous Hindi poet, was born.


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


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.


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


Indira Gandhi gains power to imprison without trial.


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


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


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


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.

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