History -05 February 2019

Important events of February 05

  • 1679 – German ruler Leopold I signed a peace agreement with France
  • 1783 – Deadly earthquake killed 30000 people in Calabria, Italy.
  • 1870 – The movie was first shown in the Philadelphia Theater.
  • 1900 – Signing of the Panama Canal Agreement between the US and UK.
  • 1904 – Cuba is free from US occupation.
  • 1917 – Mexico adopts a new constitution.
  • 1922 – A mob set ablaze a police station in Chauri Chaura town near Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh, where 22 policemen died (4 February also got confirmed as a description).
  • 1924 – Radio Time Indicator GMT was first broadcasted by Royal Greenwich.
  • 1931 – Maxine Dunlop became the first glider pilot.
  • 1961 – The first edition of the British newspaper Sunday Telegraph was published.
  • 2004 – Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has apologized to nuclear scientist Abdul Qadir Khan for his misuse of nuclear technology.
  • 2006 – Iran Launches Uranium Promotion
  • 2007 – Sunita of Indian origin becomes the most spent woman in space.
  • 2008 – A special court in Patiala in Punjab has sentenced three accused to life imprisonment for the Kandahar air raids case.
  • 2008 – Canara and Allahabad Bank reduced interest rates on home loans by 0.4-0.5 per cent.
  • 2008 – Pakistan’s controversial nuclear scientist Abdul Qadir Khan allowed the government to meet his close friends.
  • 2009 – Mayawati launches and publishes 5056 crore rupees for the development of Faizabad, Ayodhya, Kanpur, Bithoor, Allahabad and Meerut for the five metros of Lucknow.
  • 2009 – Declaration of Satyagraha Award for Love Jainmayya was announced.
  • 2010 – Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra won gold medal in the Netherlands International shooting championship by getting 596 out of 600 points.

The person born on February 05

  • 1639 – Zebunnisa – The Mughal emperor was the daughter of Aurangzeb.
  • 1916 – Janki Vallabh Shastri – famous poet.
  • 1976 – Abhishek Bachchan – film actor.

Death on February 05

  • 664 AD – Hwy Tsang – was a famous Chinese Buddhist monk.
  • 1927 – Inayat Khan – Indian Sufi Saints.
  • 2008 – Maharishi Mahesh Yogi – Indian spiritual yogi
  • 2010 – Sujit Kumar – Famous actor of Bhojpuri and Hindi films
  • 2014 – Jutika Roy, famous hymn singer.

Important Events and Festivals of February 05

  • Mr. Janaki Vallabh Shastri Jayanti
  • Chauri Chaura Das {1922 (February 04, 1922 also gets a description, so confirm it)}.