September 19 in History – What happened on 19 September in Past

✅ Published on September 19th, 2021 in September in History

19 September - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on September 19, the day number in a year is 262 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 263. September 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.

September 19 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
634Byzantine-Arab Wars-Rashidun Arabs under Khalid ibn al-Walidcaptured Damascus from the Byzantine Empire.
1581Sikh Guru Ram Das died. Guru Ram Das was the fourth Guru of the Sikhs.
1676During Bacon's Rebellion, Virginia settlers led by NathanielBacon burned the colonial capital of Jamestown to the ground.
1692Salem witch trials-As Giles Corey was being crushed to deathfor refusing to enter a plea to charges of witchcraft, his last wordswere reportedly, 'More weight!'
1755Great Britain and Russia signed military agreements.
1846Two French shepherd children, Mélanie Calvat and MaximinGiraud, reported experiencing a Marian apparition on a mountaintop nearLa Salette, France, now known as Our Lady of La Salette.
1863The Battle of Chickamauga began in northwestern Georgia andwould end in the most significant Union defeat in the Western Theater ofthe American Civil War.
1865The University of Atlanta was founded.
1870The siege of Paris began in the Franco-Prussian War.
1876A football club was established in Ottawa.
1888The world's first beauty pageant was launched in Belgium.
1893New Zealand became the first country to introduce universal suffrage, following the women's suffrage movement led by Kate Sheppard.
1893In New Zealand all women were given voting rights under the Elections Act 1893.
1907Artificial oil was first manufactured in history. This new material was invented by Scottish chemist James Yang.
1918The third Transjordan attack began in the Jordan Valley.
1940Polish resistance member Witold Pilecki allowed himself to becaptured by German forces and sent to the Auschwitz concentration campin order to gather intelligence.
1944Finland and the Soviet Union signed the Moscow Armistice to endthe Continuation War.
1952Charlie Chaplin has been refused entry to return to his home in Hollywood until he has been thoroughly investigated.
1955The Argentine army and navy revolted and removed President Juan Perón.
1957The US conducted the first underground nuclear test in the Nevada desert.
1960Chubby Checker has a number 1 record with The Twist. This launched a worldwide dance craze of this dance form.
1964An armed revolt by Montagnards serving in the Army of theRepublic of Vietnam against the rule of Nguyen Khanh led to the deathsof 70 ethnic Vietnamese soldiers.
1965Another woman of Indian origin who went into space was born Sunita Williams.
1970The first Glastonbury Festival, the largest greenfield festivalin the world, was held at Michael Eavis's farm in Glastonbury, England.
1970Greek student Kostas Georgakis set himself on fire in Genoa,Italy, as a protest against the Greek military junta of GeorgiosPapadopoulos.
1973The Soviet Union conducted a successful underground nuclear test.
1974In Honduras, 5000 people died due to the havoc of hurricane Fifi.
1982Scott Fahman became the first person to use online messaging.
1983St. Kitts and Nevis became an independent state.
1985New York State joins many other states who will bar Insurance companies requiring people to undergo blood tests for Aids whilst applying for health or life insurance.
1985An 8.1 ML earthquake struck Mexico City, killing at least 9,000people and leaving up to 100,000 homeless.
1985The earthquake caused major devastation in Mexico City. In which three states were destroyed and around 10,000 people died.
1991Ötzi, a well-preserved natural mummy of a man from about3300 BC, was discovered by two German tourists.
1995The manifesto of 'Unabomber' Ted Kaczynski was published in TheWashington Post and The New York Times, almost three months after it wassubmitted.
2005Al-Qaida deputy Ayman al-Zawahri said Al-Qaida admitted to the group’s planning and implementation of the July 7th bombings on London's public transport system during the morning rush hour.
2006The return of the space shuttle Atlantis is delayed by one day since an unidentified object is seen floating near the shuttle.
2006The Royal Thai Army overthrew the elected government of ThaiPrime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra while he was in New York City for ameeting of the United Nations General Assembly.
2006There was a military coup in Thailand, after which General Surayud became Prime Minister.
2007Since the number of rocket attacks aimed at Israeli civilians has been increasing, the government of Israel announces the Palestinian-controlled Gaza Strip an 'enemy entity'. It also decides on cutting services to this territory.
2007Yuvraj Singh of India set the record for the fastest half-century off 12 balls by hitting six sixes in an over off Broad in a T20 match against England in Durban.
2008China recalls a large amount of milk and milk products, such as baby formula. This drastic measure comes after inspectors find melamine in liquid milk that tainted baby formula. This formula was the cause that killed four children and made over six thousand more children sick.
2009A gay pride march in Belgrade, Serbia, is called off after police and Prime Minister Mirko Cvetković tell organizers they could not guarantee the safety of the people involved in the peaceful march.
2011Rescue efforts continue for the victims of the 2011 Sikkim earthquake. This earthquake has claimed at least 67 innocent lives so far, in India, Nepal and Tibet overall.
2012The cabinet of Yoshihiko Noda reverses a pledge made by the Japanese government earlier in the week to end reliance on nuclear power by the 2030s.
2014Apple iPhone 6 started selling.



Famous Birthdays of September 19 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1944İsmet Özel / Poet / Turkey
1894Rachel Field / Poet / United States of America
1939Louise Botting / Author / United Kingdom
1985Alun Wyn Jones / Rugby Player / United Kingdom
1924Vern Benson / Baseball Player / United States of America
1952Henry Kaiser / Guitarist / United States of America
1965Sunita Williams / Pilot / United States of America
1908Robert Lecourt / Lawyer / France
1940Bill Medley / Writer / United States of America
1952Nile Rodgers / Writer / United States of America
1982Jordan Parise / Ice Hockey Player / United States of America
1754John Ross Key / Lawyer / United States of America
1968Jimmy Bower / Writer / United States of America
1912Kurt Sanderling / Conductor / Germany
1939Bruce Bastin / Author / United Kingdom
1910Margaret Lindsay / Actress / United States of America
1930Muhal Richard Abrams / Composer / United States of America
1934Brian Epstein / Talent Manager / United Kingdom
1970Gilbert Dionne / Ice Hockey Player / Canada
1939Moshe Weinberg / Wrestling Coach / Israel
1921Billy Ward / Writer / United States of America
1969Michael Symon / Author / United States of America
1922Damon Knight / Author / United States of America
1778Henry Brougham / Politician / Scotland
1960Mario Batali / Author / United States of America
1943Indrek Toome / Politician / Estonia
1930Bettye Lane / Journalist / United States of America
1967Jim Abbott / Baseball Player / United States of America
1926Masatoshi Koshiba / Physicist / Japan
1987Kenny Britt / Footballer / United States of America

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Aapane abhi padha: 19 Sitambar Ki Pramukh Aitihasik Ghatnayen.

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