Today in History – 4 October

Today in History - 4 October

1795

General Napoleon Bonaparte leads the rout of counterrevolutionaries in the streets of Paris, beginning his rise to power.

1847

Pratapsingh Bhosle, Maratha King, died.

1861

The Union ship USS South Carolina captures two Confederate blockade runners outside of New Orleans, La.

1907

Riots in Calcutta.

1914

The first German Zeppelin raids London.

1943

US captures the Solomon Islands in the Pacific.

1953

India elected to the UN Trusteeship Council.

1977

Atal Bihari Vajpayee, External Affairs Minister of India, addressed the UNO General Assembly in Hindi language.

1986

Helicoptor Corporation of India established.

1992

Mozambique’s 16-year civil war ends with the Rome General Peace Accords.

1993

PM surveys the quake-hit villages and sanctioned Rs. 50 crore.

1997

J & K Assembly passed the Ladakh Hill Council Bill.

2000

Kashmir has been the cause of tensions between India and Pakistan and foreign interference should be stopped,” said Russian President Vladimir Putin at the joint session of both the Houses of Parliament.

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