Let us know some important events of December 16, knowing that your general knowledge will increase. On December 16 many events took place in India and the world, which are named in the pages of history(history of India and world ), and often you all must have read about many of these historical events related to the history that took place on December 16 With respect to the history of November, let us know what special events happened in the current history of the country and the world on this day. Know what happened on December 16 in Indian History( Historical Events ) and World History.
List of important historical events of 16 December
|The year||Incident / incident / account|
|1631||A volcanic eruption in Mount Vesuvius, Italy, destroyed six villages and killed more than four thousand people.|
|1707||The last volcano erupted in Mount Fuji, Japan.|
|1707||The last record of Mount Fuji in Japan exploded.|
|1740||Frederick II of Persia invaded the succession of Austria to start the war and the Habsburg occupation of Silesia.|
|1761||The Seven Years’ War: After a four-month siege, Russian Kolbergs under the command of Puert Ryumantesh took over the Prussian fort.|
|1826||Benjamin W. Edwards traveled to the Mexican-controlled Nacogdoches, Texas, and declared himself the ruler of the Republic of Fredonia.|
|1838||The Boers won a decisive victory over the Zulus in the Battle of the Blood River.|
|1840||19 years after his death, the French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte was cremated.|
|1854||The machine was used to clean the road in Philadelphia, USA for the first time.|
|1860||Powell Napco, one of the scientists who invented TV, was born.|
|1862||Nepal accepted the constitution of its state.|
|1873||Heineken Brewery was founded in Amsterdam Netherlands.|
|1899||The Milan Football Club Association was founded in Italy.|
|1903||The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai opened to guests.|
|1920||More than 1 lakh people died due to the earthquake in China’s province of Kansas.|
|1920||Finland joins League of Nations.|
|1930||11 banks were closed in North Carolina.|
|1933||Diego Martinez Barrio resigned as Prime Minister of Spain.|
|1939||The first battle of Summa started.|
|1942||The Soviet Union started Tatsinkaya Red.|
|1946||Thailand became a member of the United Nations.|
|1949||Sukarno was elected President of the Republic of Indonesia.|
|1955||England’s busiest Heathrow Airport launched.|
|1960||136 people were killed in a plane crash in New York City, USA.|
|1969||The British Parliament voted in favor of abolishing the death penalty altogether.|
|1971||Bangladesh separated from Pakistan and became an independent nation after agreeing to a cease-fire between India and Pakistan.|
|2006||Space constitution was finalized in Nepal. Under this, King Gyanendra was removed as the head of the country.|
|2013||In the Philippines capital Manila, 18 people died and 20 others were injured when a bus overturned.|
|2014||A Tehreek-e-Taliban attack in a school in Peshawar in Pakistan killed 145 people, mostly school children.|
Historical events of 16 December
- The volcano eruption in Mount Vesuvius, Italy, in 1631 devastated 6 villages, killing more than four thousand people.
- The volcano erupted for the last time in “1707” in Mount Fuji, Japan.
- The Great North Holland Canal was opened in “1824”.
- Nepal adopted the constitution in “1862”.
- Poland’s President Gabriel Narutowicz was assassinated in “1922”.
- The Calcutta (now Kolkata) Electricity Supply Corporation started excavation of the canal within the Hooghly River in “1929”.
- Salar Jung Museum was established in Hyderabad in 1951.
- 82 people died in a fierce fire in a warehouse in Colombia’s capital Bogota in “1958”.
- 48 people died due to heavy snowfall in “1959” at Lovarai Pass in West Pakistan.
- The first Fast Breeder Test Reactor (FBTR) was established in Kalpakkam, Tamil Nadu in “1985”.
- Kazakhstan declared independence from the Soviet Union in “1991”.
- Palau became the 185th member of the United Nations in “1994”.
- The Syrian-Israeli talks in 1999 failed on the Golan Hill issue.
- Doordarshan’s free to air DTH service ‘DD Direct +’ was launched by the Prime Minister in “2004”.
- The Central Government approved the recommendations of the Chadha Committee set up in 2008 to revise the salaries of teachers of Central Universities.
16 December Famous People Birth
- One of the best boxers in India, Hawa Singh was born in “1937”.
Famous Persons Death on 16 December
- Portuguese Governor of Goa Alphonso de Albuquerque died in “1515”.
- Paramveer Chakra Honored Indian Army Second Lieutenant Arun Khetrapal died in “1971”.
- Famous Indian woman Qawal Shakeela Bano died in “2002”.
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