Today History -24 March 2019

Important events of 24th March

  • 1837 – Black citizens were given the right to vote in Canada
  • 1855 – Long distance message was sent to Telegraph for the first time between Calcutta (now Calcutta) to Delhi.
  • 1878 – British ship submerged uridis, killing 300 people
  • 1883 – New York and Chicago talk to phone for the first time.
  • 1882 – Identification of TB Scientific Bacillus Robert Koch was later awarded the Nobel Prize.
  • 1932 – Radio broadcast from the first train in the United States.
  • 1959 – Iraq separates itself from the Baghdad Treaty.
  • 1977 – Morarji Desai became the fourth Prime Minister of India, and for the first time he created a non-Congress government at the Center.
  • 1990 – Indian Army leaves Sri Lanka and returns home.
  • 1993 – Ezar Wiseman elected President of Israel
  • 1998 – Due to a severe storm in India through Danan, 250 people were killed and 3000 were injured.
  • 1999 – P.N. Bhagwati (India) elected vice president of United Nations Human Rights Committee for the second consecutive term.
  • 2003 – World Tuberculosis Day was celebrated throughout the world to increase public awareness and to continue efforts to control it for the prevention of tuberculosis.
  • 2007 – Matthew Hayden of Australia made the fastest century of the World Cup.
  • 2008 – Sixth Pay Commission recommends an average salary increase of 40% for the Central Government employees and officers.
  • 2008 – XL Telecom and Energy Limited has received an order to export solar panels of EUR 53 billion 90 million in Europe.
  • 2008 – Polling for lower house in Nepal concludes.
  • 2008 – Pakistan People’s Party leader Yusuf Raza Gilani was elected as the new Prime Minister of Pakistan
  • 2013 – 17 soldiers killed in a suicide attack on a military checkpoint in north Waziristan, Pakistan.

Born on 24th March

  • 1863 – Satyendra Prashen Sinha – Famous Indian Advocate and Politician
  • 1892 – Haribhau Upadhyaya – Famous Litterateur and Rashtraseek of India
  • 1979 – Imran Hashmi, Hindi film actor
  • 1984 – Adrian D’Souza, Indian hockey player

Died March 24

  • 1603 – Empress Elizabeth I was the Queen of England.
  • 1971 – Rashtraman Prasad Singh – was one of the modern prose actors of Hindi.

Important Opportunities and Celebrations of March 24

  •  Chhatrapati Shivaji Jayanti (As per date).
  •  World TB (tuberculosis, tuberculosis) day (WHO).