Sept. 9th, Cuba cuts its diplomatic relations with the Israeli occupation

Damascus, SANA- Today in History Sept. 9th:

1087- William II, commonly known as William Rufus, succeeds to the throne of England.

1513- The Battle of Flodden between Scotland and England.

1739- Stono Rebellion begins in the colony of South Carolina. It was the largest slave uprising in the British mainland colonies.

1791- The US capital officially named after George Washington, the first president of the United States.

1827-The Egyptian fleet under the command of Ibrahim Pasha reaches the port of Navarino, Greece.

1842- Declaration of French protectorate over Tahiti.

1867- The independence of Luxemburg.

1876- The first edition of Egyptian al-Ahram newspaper published.

1882-The Battle of Tel el-Kebir erupts between the Egyptian army led by Ahmed Urabi and the British troops.

1948-The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) founded.

1973- Cuba cuts its diplomatic relations with the Israeli occupation.

1999- Declaring the establishment of the African Union in Sirte, Libya.

Born Today:

1922- Hans Georg Dehmelt, German-born American physicist who shared one-half of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1989.

1949- Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.

Passed Away:

1513-James IV, King of Scotland.

1941- Hans Spemann, a German embryologist who was awarded a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1935.


– Independence Day in Tajikistan.
R.J/ Barry

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