Let us know some important events of December 24, knowing that your general knowledge will increase. On December 24 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 24 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 24 in Indian History( Historical Events ) and World History.
List of important historical events of 24 December
|The year||Incident / Account|
|1524||Portuguese sailor and explorer Vasco di Gama died in Kochi.|
|1715||Sweden’s army captured Norway.|
|1726||The city of Montevideo was founded by the Spaniards.|
|1777||Capt. James Cook discovered Kiritimati (Christmas Island).|
|1798||Russia and Britain signed the second anti-French alliance.|
|1894||The first medical conference was held in Calcutta.|
|1912||Irving Fisher patented the collection system through ‘index cadres’.|
|1921||Rabindranath Tagore established Vishwa Bharati University in Shanti Niketan.|
|1924||8 people were killed in a plane crash at Croydon Airfield, London.|
|1932||England great batsman Colin Cowdrey was born in Bengaluru city, India. He was the first cricketer in the world to play 100 Tests. He played a total of 114 Tests.|
|1936||For the first time, John Lawrence used radioactive isotope medication on the patient.|
|1954||Laos was liberated by France.|
|1956||Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor was born.|
|1964||Bombing at the Brinds Hotel in Saigon.|
|1973||EV Ramaswamy Naikar died in Vellore, Tamil Nadu.|
|1973||Mohammad Mohammedullah became the acting president of Bangladesh.|
|1979||The Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan. The attack was carried out on the pretext of the 1978 Soviet-Afghan Friendship Treaty.|
|1979||The first European Ariane rocket was launched.|
|1989||The country’s first amusement park ‘Accel World’ opened in Mumbai, the capital of Maharashtra.|
|1990||Ramsevak Shankar was removed as Suriname’s president by a military coup.|
|2000||Renowned chess player Vishwanathan Anand became world champion.|
|2011||The Cuban government announced the release of 2900 prisoners.|
Historical events of 24 December
- Portuguese investigative navigator Vasco de Gama, who traced the sea route from Europe to India, died in Kochi (India) in 1524.
- Sweden’s army “captured Norway in 1715”.
- The second anti-French alliance was signed between Russia and Britain in “1798”.
- The first Medical Conference was held in Calcutta in 1894.
- The first amusement park in India was opened in Eshel Wald Mumbai in 1889.
- Visva Bharati University was founded in 1921 by Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Thakur.
- 8 people died in “1924” in a plane crash at Croydon London’s airfield.
- Albania became a republic in “1924”.
- The Consumer Protection Act was passed by Parliament in India in 1986, hence in India, 24 December is celebrated as National Consumer Day.
- Vishwanathan Anand became world chess champion in “2000”.
- Delhi Metro was launched in Shahadra Tis Hazari line “2002”.
- On June 30, 2004, the US State Department began preparations to hand over power in Iraq on June 30, 2004.
- In 2005, the European Union included an organization named ‘Khalistan Zindabad Force’ in the terrorist list.
- At the summit, in “2006”, Israel agreed to provide many facilities to Palestine.
- Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Madan Mohan Malaviya announced the Bharat Ratna in “2014”.
24 December Famous People Birth
- American actress Aava Gardner was born in “1922”.
- Indian singer Mo Rafi was born in “1924”.
- Afghan President Hamid Karzai was born in “1957”.
- Indian actor Anil Kapoor was born in “1959”.
Famous Persons Death on 24 December
- Tamil actor and politician MG Ramachandran died in “1987”.
- Zainendra Kumar, a famous psychological narrator and novelist of Hindi literature, died in “1988”.
Important occasions and celebrations of 24 December
- National Consumer Day
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