According to Gregory calendar, on November 19, the day number in a year is 324 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 325. November 19 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

Important Historical Events of 19 November in the World ⚡

Event YearIncident/Event
1493Christopher Columbus, after John Baptist, became the first European to land in Rico, naming San Juan Butista.
1794The United States and Great Britain concluded the J treaty on the basis of ten years of peaceful trade between the two countries.
1809The Spanish Army weakened in the Battle of Okana and 4000 soldiers of the Spanish Army were killed and others were wounded by the French Army.
1816The University of Warsaw was founded.
1816The largest university in Poland, Warsaw University was established, as Congress Poland found itself a field without diversity.
1822Nearly 200 people died from an earthquake near Valparaiso in Chile, causing a tsunami and extending the coastal region.
1824About ten thousand people died in floods in the city of St. Petersburg, Russia.
1863US Citizen War-U.S. President Abraham Lincoln gave the address of Getisburg on the dedication of the national cemetery of soldiers at Gatesburg, Pennsylvania.
1893The first color supplement Sunday was published by the New York World newspaper.
1895Frederick E. Blessdale patented paper pencils.
1910British Prime Minister Asquith campaigned for the British Parliament.
1912In the First Balkan War, Serbia's army captured Betola and ended the Ottoman rule of Macedonia.
1926The Paramount Theater opened in New York City.
1933Women got the right to franchise in the European country Spain.
1940A German bombing on Birmingham killed about 900 people.
1942The Second World War-Soviet soldiers launched Operation Uranus in Stalingrad, with the goal of surrounding Axis forces, the tide of fighting in favor of the Soviet Union.
1943Holocaust-Inmines staged a failed rebellion at Ukraine's Jemoska Concentration Camp Lemovurn, following which the camp ssliquidated, resulting in at least 6,000 people.
1952The European country Spain became a member of UNESCO.
1969Playing for Santos against Vasco de Gama at Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian footballer Pelé scored his 1000th goal.
1977TAP Portugal Flight 425 Funchel crashed while trying to land at Amadera Airport in Madira, killing more than 130 people.
1985The summit talks began in Switzerland between the two superpowers of the world - the former Soviet Union and the United States.
1985Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev and US President Ronald Reagan (both Pictures) held the first meeting in the five peak meetings in Geneva.
2005The Maoist rebels in Nepal, after several negotiations and discussions, have decided to work with the opposition's politicians against the rule of King Gyanendra.
2005Iraq War-e Group of United States Marines allegedly massacred twenty-four people in Haditha city of Iraq.
2007Pervez Musharraf, the President of Pakistan, does not comply with the United States Deputy Secretary John Negroponte's petition to raise the situation in the Emergency.
2009Google has finally revealed its open source operating system Chrome OS's source code.
2010In Haiti, the epidemic of the cholera allegedly killed about 1,100 people due to the alleged spread in the largest prison ever.
2010The first of the four blasts, the Pike River Minine in the West Coast region of New Zealand, took place in the country's worst states in a century.
2011The United States effectively tests a new hypersonic weapon system, which acquires adequate efficiency of striking targets at a distance of 3,700 km in about 30 minutes as part of its print global strike program.
2012According to the International Charity Save the Children, around 200,000 Syrian refugee children are in danger as the winter starts in the Middle East.
201323 people killed, 160 others injured in a double suicide bombing near the Iranian embassy in Lebanon's capital, Beirut.
2013A group associated with Al Qaeda, known as Abdullah Azam Brigade, has taken full responsibility of the attacks.
2014Following previous allegations of sexual abuse on Comedian Bill Cosby Remedar, the US NBC television network canceled a project with him.

Important Historical Events of 19 November in India ⚡

Event YearIncident/Event
1828Rani of Jhansi kingdom ruled Maratha and Rani Lakshmibai, the first Indian freedom fighter of 1857, was born.
1917India's first female Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was born, her full name was Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi.
1932The third Round Table Conference on Indian Independence opened in London.
1975Indian film actress Sushmita Sen was born in Hyderabad. Sushmita Sen is India's first Miss Universe.
1994Indian film actress Aishwarya Rai won the title of Miss World.
1995Indian weightlifter Karnam Malleshwari holds the world record in weightlifting. She is the first woman player from India to win a medal in the Olympics.
1997Kalpana Chawla became the first Indian woman to go to space.
2006India's Earth missile, which is capable of carrying nuclear weapons, is fired.
2008The Indian Navy's frigate INS Tabar is successful in destroying a pirate ship and forcing another ship's pirate to leave its ship away from the banks of Somalia.

Important Days of 19 November National & International Days 🏁

World Toilet DayInternational Day
World Citizen DayInternational Day
Indira Gandhi JayantiNational Day
World Toilet DayInternational Day
World Heritage Week (19 to 25 Nov)International Day

Famous People's Birthdays on 19 November 😀

Birth YearName/Category/Country
1828Rani Laxmibai / Freedom Fighter / India
1917Indira Gandhi / Politician / India
1975Sushmita Sen / Actress / India
1828Rani Lakshmibai / Freedom Fighter / India
1828Rani Lakshmibai / Queen / India
1840Begum Zeenat Mahal / Freedom Fighter / India
1917Indira Gandhi / Politician / India
1917Mrs. Indira Gandhi / Politician / India
1918Debiprasad Chattopadhyaya / Philosophical / India
1922Salil Chowdhury / Director / India
1924Viveki Rai / Writer / India
1928Dara Singh / Actor / India
1928Dara Singh / Wrestler / India
1951Zainat Aman / Actress / India
1974Arun Vijay / Actor / India
1975S. P. Sen Verma / Civil Servant / India
1975Sushmita Sen / Actress / India

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