Category: History Of

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 →

Behind History For September 30 –...

Behind History For September 30 – Today in History 1915 – World War I: Radoje Ljutovac becomes the 1st soldier in history to shoot down an enemy aircraft with ground-to-air fire. 1938 – Britain, France, Germany and Italy signed the Munich Agreement. 1939 – World War II: General Władysław... Read More →

Behind History For September 29 –...

Behind History For September 29 – Today in History 1911 – Italy declares war on Ottoman Empire. 1918 – World War I: Bulgaria signs the Armistice of Salonica (to cease fire). 1923 – The French Mandate for Syria and the Lebanon takes place and was in effet. 1923 –... Read More →

Behind History For September 28 –...

Behind History For September 28 – Today in History 1901 – Philippine–American War: Filipino guerrillas killed around 40 American soldiers, they have losted there 28 Filipino soldiers. 1912 – The Ulster Covenant (Ulster’s Solemn League and Covenant) nearly around 500,000 Ulster Protestant joined the protest opposing the Third Irish... Read More →

Behind History For September 22 –...

Behind History For September 22 1910 – The Duke of York’s Picture House opens in Brighton, one of the oldest. 1914 – A German submarine sinks 3 British cruisers over a 79 period, killing almost 1500 sailors. 1919 – The steel strike of 1919 begins, led by the Amalgamated... Read More →

Behind History for September 16 –...

Behind History for September 16 1908 – The General Motors Corporation was born. 1914 – World War I: The Siege of Przemyśl (Poland) starts. 1931: Political prisoners in Hijli detention camp (near Kharagpur) were fired upon by the prison authorities. 2 died and multiple people were injured. 1940 –... Read More →

Behind History for September 9 –...

Behind History for September 9 – Today in History 1776 – United States of America was officially named by Congress (before it was United Colonies). 1791 – The Capital of Unites States Washington, D.C., is named after President George Washington. 1801 – Alexander I of Russia confirms the privileges... Read More →

Remembering The Noble Leader Shri Rajiv...

Remembering The Noble Leader Shri Rajiv Gandhi May 21 Is The 28Th Death Anniversary of A Noble and Distinguished Leader Former Prime Minister, Bharat Ratna Shri Rajiv Gandhi, Who Helmed Liberalisation and Modernised Defence and Technology. The Visionary, who changed the story of India. Here Are Few Words Of... Read More →

Creative Architecture of Mughal Kings |...

Creative Architecture of Mughal Kings | Mughal Dynasty Many historic monuments were built during the Mughal rule by the Mughal kings. Mughal architecture always has very unique pattern of structure and character, including large bulbous domes, slender minarets at the corners, massive halls, large vaulted gateways, and delicate ornamentation. Examples... Read More →