Monthly Archive: November 2019

Behind History For November 30 –...

Behind History For November 30 1916 – Costa Rica signs the Buenos Aires Convention, a copyright treaty. 1934 – The LNER Class A3 4472 Flying Scotsman becomes the first steam locomotive to be authenticated as reaching 100 mph. 1936 – In London, the Crystal Palace is destroyed by fire.... Read More →

Behind History For November 29 –...

Behind History For November 29 1902 – The Pittsburgh Stars defeated the Philadelphia Athletics, 11–0 to win the first championship associated with an American national professional football league. 1929 – U.S. Admiral Richard E. Byrd leads the first expedition to fly over the South Pole. 1943 – World War... Read More →

Behind History For November 26 –...

Behind History For November 26 1917 – The Manchester Guardian publishes the 1916 secret Sykes-Picot Agreement between the United Kingdom and France (They agreed to mutually influence and control in an eventual partition of the Ottoman Empire). 1922 – Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon was the 1st people to... Read More →

Behind History For November 25 –...

Behind History For November 25 1905 – Prince Carl of Denmark arrives and becomes King Haakon VII of Norway. 1917 – World War I: German forces defeat Portuguese army. 1940 – World War II: First flights of both the de Havilland Mosquito (British twin-engined, shoulder-winged multirole combat aircraft) and... Read More →

Behind History For November 21 –...

Behind History For November 21 1905 – Albert Einstein’s paper that leads to the mass–energy equivalence formula, E = mc², is published in the journal Annalen der Physik. 1916 – Mines from SM U-73 sink the HMHS Britannic, the largest ship lost in the First World War. 1918 –... Read More →

Behind History For November 20 –...

Behind History For November 20 1910 – Mexican Revolution: Francisco I. Madero issues the Plan de San Luis Potosí (a written political document), which starts the Mexican Revolution. Publicly declares to overthrow the government under Mexican President Porfirio Díaz. 1917 – World War I: Battle of Cambrai begins: British... Read More →

Behind History of International...

Behind History of International Men’s Day International Men’s Day (IMD) is an annual international event celebrated on 19 November to raise awareness about the health of men and boys, promotes gender equality and focuses on the issues they face, highlighting discrimination against men, and promoting male role models. International... Read More →

Action (2019) – Movie Review

Action (2019) – Movie Review A Sundar C movie totally different from his regular formula of comedy/horror comedy genre. For all the Sundar C fans please be informed that this is not one of those kind. There are no comedy tracks in this movie. However, director needs to be... Read More →

Sangathamizhan – Movie review

Sangathamizhan – Movie review The film faced a lot of problems before finally seeing the light on screen. The film starts with in court, where a village is fighting to stop a corporate company led by industrialist Sanjay (Ravi Kishan) building a copper factory in their agricultural land. The local... Read More →

Behind History For November 19 –...

Behind History For November 19 1912 – First Balkan War: The Serbian Army captures Bitola, ending the five-century-long Ottoman rule of Macedonia. 1941 – World War II: Battle between HMAS Sydney and HSK Kormoran. The two ships sink each other off the coast of Western Australia, with the loss... Read More →

Emperor Kammu | 50th Emperor of Japan

Emperor Kammu Emperor Kammu, (735– 9 April 806) was the 50th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. Kammu reigned from 781 to 806, and it was during his reign that Japanese imperial power reached its peak. During his reign capital of Japan was moved Nara... Read More →

Universal Championship Match in...

Universal Championship Match in Survivor Series 2019 All the fans would have been known that Bray Wyatt would challenge Daniel Bryan for the WWE Universal Championship. Today’s Smack down was truly based on that story line. Daniel Bryan’s appearance on Miz TV segment was promoted from the beginning of... Read More →

Chennai Metro Will Display Train...

Chennai Metro Will Display Train Timings at Bus Stops Chennai Metro Rail is planning to display train timings at bus stops near Metro stations across the city soon, to help passengers plan their travel. According to Hindu newspaper, the officials of Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL), this plan is in... Read More →

Behind History For November 12 –...

Behind History For November 12 1912 – King George I of Greece makes a triumphal entry into Thessaloniki after its freedom from 482 years of Ottoman rule. 1912 – The frozen bodies of Robert Scott (Royal Navy Officer) and his men are found on the Ross Ice Shelf in... Read More →

Behind History For November 11 –...

Behind History For November 11 1911 – Many cities in the Midwestern United States break their record highs and lows on the same day. 1918 – World War I: Germany signs an armistice agreement (Formal agreement between the warring parties to stop the fight) with the Allies in a... Read More →