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Historical Facts which Happened on 21st January

  • 1954 – The first nuclear powered sub-marine was launched in Groton, it’s a town which was located on the Thames River in New London.

  • 1945 – Rash Behari Bose who was revolutionary Indian leader and fought during Indian Independence movement, died on this day.

  • 1924 – Benny Hill was born and he was an English comedian actor.

  • 1912 – Konrad Emil Bloch was born and he was a German-American biochemist who discovered the regulation of the Cholesterol and Fatty acids.

  • 1911 – The first Monte Carlo Rally takes place along the French Riviera in the principality of Monaco and southeast France.

  • 1813 – Pineapple as a Fruit introduced to Hawaii.

  • 1789 – The 1st American novel “power of Sympathy” was published by William Hill Brown.

  • 1749 – The Verona Philharmonic Theatre which was in Italy was destroyed by fire.

  • 1793 – Louis XVI, the king of France who was executed by the guillotine, it’s the machine with a heavy blade.

  • 1542 – The England parliament passes the bill of attainder against the Catherine Howard, who was the queen of England.

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