History – 4 January 2019

Important events of January 4

  • 1573 – It was decided on the initiative of Pope Gregor VII, the leader of the Christians that there is no intervention of the king of the countries in respect of appointment of religious leaders.
  • 1643- King Charles of England attacked the Parliament with 400 soldiers.
  • 1762 – England announces war on Spain and Naples.
  • 1847 – Samuili Colt sold its first Revolver-Pistol US government.
  • 1854 – Captain William McDonald discovered the McDonalds Island.
  • 1884 – Fabian Society formed in London.
  • 1885 – Dr. William made the first successful operation of the appendix. 1906 – King George V has laid the foundation stone of the Victoria Memorial Hall of Calcutta (now Kolkata).
  • 1932 – Viceroy Willingdon of British East Indies arrests Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru.
  • 1948 – Myanmar secured independence from Britain and today’s day is celebrated as National Day in the country.
  • 1951 – Chinese security forces occupy Seoul during the Korean War.
  • 1961 – A political conference of the same name was held in Darul Baja Nagar of Morocco, the purpose of which was to bring an African political block into existence.
  • 1962 – America’s first automated (unmanned) metro train in New York City
  • 1966 – Tashkent Sammelan was organized for the purpose of negotiating a ceasefire between India and Pakistan. As a result of this agreement, the second war between India and Pakistan ended.
  • 1972 – Inauguration of ‘Institute of Criminal and Forensic Science’ in New Delhi.
  • 1990 – Nearly 307 people were killed in the collision of two trains in Pakistan and twice as many injured.
  • 1998 – Bangladesh refuses to hand over India to ULFA general secretary Anup Chetia.
  • 1999 – The departure of the American Mars ‘Mars Pose Lander Probes’ to analyze steam on Mars.
  • 2002 – British Prime Minister Tony Blair arrives in India.
  • 2004 – Organized talks between Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Pak Prime Minister Jamali in Islamabad.
  • 2008 – 18 new ministers were administered oath of office and secrecy in the then Chief Minister Narendra Modi’s cabinet in Gujarat.
  • 2008 – US bans supply of military equipment and services to Sri Lanka.
  • 2009- People’s Democratic Party broke away from the UPA.
  • 2010- At the order of the ‘Stock Exchange Board of India’ in India, the opening hours of the stock exchanges were done an hour ago at 9 a.m.
  • 2014 – 14 people were killed in a three-story building collapse in Goa.

Person born on January 4

  • 1643 – British physicist, thinker and mathematician, Isaac Newton was born. They discovered the main law of gravity or gravity
  • 1809 – Louis Braille – was a famous person who created ‘Braille script’ for the visually impaired.
  • 1887 – Lokchan Prasad Pandey – was a famous litterateur, who also made poetry compositions in both Hindi and Oriya languages.
  • 1892 – J.C. Kumarappa – an economist of India.
  • 1643 – British physicist, thinker and mathematician, Isaac Newton was born. They discovered the main law of gravity or gravity
  • 1809 – Louis Braille – was a famous person who created ‘Braille script’ for the visually impaired.
  • 1887 – Lokchan Prasad Pandey – was a famous litterateur, who also made poetry compositions in both Hindi and Oriya languages.
  • 1892 – J.C. Kumarappa – an economist of India.
  • 1950 – Human rights activist Binayak Sen was born.
  • 1952 – T. S. Thakur – India’s 43rd Chief Justice
  • 1965 – Aditya Pancholi – Famous actor of Hindi cinema.
  • 1988 – Nabila Jamshed – Indian writer. 1981 – Valiavatil Diju, the famous doubles player of Indian Badminton, was born.

Died on January 4

  • 1905 – Ayodhya Prasad Khatri – was a famous poet of Khady Bid.
  • 1931 – Mohammed Ali – India’s famous freedom fighter, journalist and educationist.
  • 1967 – Ramchandra Krishna Prabhu – followers of Gandhiji and famous journalists.
  • 1983 – Jhabarmal Sharma – veteran writer, journalist and historian of Rajasthan.
  • 1994 – Rahul Dev Burman (R. D. Burman) was a famous musician of Hindi films.
  • 2006 – Shekhmaktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai, passes away.
  • 2016 – S. H. Kapadia – 38th Chief Justice of India.
  • 2017 – Abdul Halim Jafar Khan – was a famous sitar player in the world of music.

Important Events and Festivals of January 4

  • Louise Braille Day / Jayanti