History -06 February 2019

Important events of February 06

  • 1715 – The war ended between Spain and Portugal
  • 1716 – Renewal of Coalition between Britain and the Netherlands.
  • 1778 – Britain declares war against France
  • France recognized the United States.
  • 1788 – Massachusetts became the sixth state to accept the United States Constitution.
  • 1819 – Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles searches for Singapore
  • 1833 – Otto became the first emperor of Greece in modern times.
  • 1869 – Greece agreed to leave Crete.
  • 1891 – Birth of the Dutch-Anton Herman Focker in the field of flying
  • 1899 – Spain handed over Cuba to Puerto Rico Guam and the Philippines USA.
  • 1911 – The first summer home in Arizona opened in the US.
  • 1918 – Women over thirty years of age have the right to vote in the UK.
  • 1922 – Cardinal Ashley Ratty Pope was elected.
  • 1941 – The British army occupied the city of Benghazi in Libya.
  • 1942 – World War II: United Kingdom declares war against Thailand.
  • 1952 – Elizabeth sat on the second casket after the demise of British King George VI.
  • 1959 – Ms. Anna Chandy became the first woman judge of the Kerala High Court.
  • 1968 – Tenth Winter Olympic Games started in Grenoble, France.
  • 1987 – Justice Mary Gordon became the first woman to be the Judge of the Australian High Court.
  • 1989 – In the direction of ending communism in eastern Europe, the beginning of the Round Table Dialogue in Poland.
  • 1991 – After the death of 47 people in the violence of rebels, Colombian President Cesar Gaviria appealed to end violent activities.
  • 1994 – Public hanging ban in Pakistan.
  • 1997 – Ecuadorian Congress overthrew President Abdalla Bucaram.
  • 1999 – Founded in the country’s first PAC maker bank, Kolkata.
  • 2000 – Foreign Minister Tarja Halonen was elected the first woman president of Finland
  • 2002 – Looking for Omar Shaikh of Jaish-e-Mohammed in Pearl kidnapping case
  • 2002 – India enters the border and spies off Pakistan’s spy plane.
  • 2003 – The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee ratifies the nuclear weapons treaty with Russia.
  • 2004 – Thirteenth Lok Sabha dissolve.
  • 2005 – Australia defeats Pakistan to win triangular one-day series
  • 2005 – 32 killed in bus accident near Udhampur in Jammu and Kashmir
  • 2007 – Emory University of America appointed Dalai Lama as Professor.
  • 2008 – Prime Minister Manmohan Singh interacts with President Ragga Grimson of Iceland.
  • 2008 – Industrialist M.P. for a significant contribution to industrial development in the country. Jindal was summoned from Industry Ratna.
  • 2008 – The Indian government nominates the Majuli island of Assam in the category of cultural geography to be included in the World Heritage List of 2008.
  • 2009 – India gave financial assistance worth Rs 9.45 crore to build three big dams on its border with Nepal. Kiran Karnik became the new chairman of Satyam.
  • 2017- VK Shashikala appointed third woman Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

The person born on February 06

  • 1890 – Khan Abdul Ghafar Khan – Bharat Ratna honored great freedom fighter
  • 1915 – Pradeep – famous poet and songwriter.
  • 1983 – S. Sreesanth – Indian cricketer

Death on February 06

  • 1793 – Carlo Goldenoni – was a famous Italian dramatist.
  • 1900- William Wilson Hunter-Demographer was an English officer.
  • 1931 – Motilal Nehru – freedom fighter and politician
  • 1948- Nayak Yadunath Singh- Param Vir Chakra honored Indian soldiers
  • 1965 – Pratap Singh Kairon – freedom fighter and former Chief Minister of Punjab.
  • 1976 – Ritwik Ghatak – Indian writer and film director
  • 1983 – Atmaram- The famous scientist.
  • 1985 – British novelist James Headley Cheeses dies in Switzerland
  • 1993 – Arthur Ashe, the renowned tennis player, died.
  • 2001 – Senior Congress leader V.N. Gadgil passes away
  • 2006 – Gurbaksh Singh Dhillon – Officer of Azad Hind Fauj.

Important Events and Festivals of February 06

  • Water sports fair (Allahabad, 04 days).
  •  Baba Sri Laldayal Jayanti (Dhyanpur, Pt.)
  • Poet Shri Pradeep Jayanti .Abdul Gaffar Khan Jayanti (Bharat Ratna honored).
  • Mr. Motilal Nehru Smriti Divas.
  •  Mr. Pratapsingh Kano Memorial Day
  •  Nayak Shri Yadunath Singh Martyrdom Day (Param Vir Chakra honored)