November 21 in History – What happened on 21 November in Past

✅ Published on November 21st, 2019 in November in History

21 November - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on November 21, the day number in a year is 325 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 326. November 21 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.

November 21 in History - Top Historical Events ⚡

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1571The ruler of Delhi, Alexander Lodi, died.
1694The famous French philosopher and writer François Marie Aroae was born and became famous as Walter.
1783For the first time man attempted to fly in the sky by balloon or balloon. There were two people in this balloon, one of them was the physicist Duirez of France. Duarez had planned to fly from the time of his education.
1791Colonel Napoleon Bonaparte was promoted to general and appointed commander-in-chief to the armies of the French Republic.
1806The Berlin Order was issued on behalf of Napoleon Bonaparte. According to this order, trade with Britain was banned from all European countries with French influence.
1813An independent government was restored in the Netherlands.
1867Luxembourg was declared an independent nation. But even then the country remained connected to Holland.
1871Moses F. Gayle of New York patented the cigar lighter.
1877American scientist Thomas Elva Edison presented the first phonograph to the world, on which the voice could be recorded and later heard.
1894First Sino-Japanese War: After capturing the city of Lüshunkou, the Japanese Second Army killed more than 1,000 Chinese servicemen and civilians.
1907King Edward VII was given the Colinan Diamond gift on his birthday.
1918The Sino-Indian War ended after the Chinese People's LiberationArmy declared a unilateral ceasefire and withdrew to the prewar Line ofActual Control, returning all the territory they had captured during theconflict.
1920Irish War of Independence-On Bloody Sunday in Dublin, the Irish Republican Army killed more than a dozen members of the 'CairoGang', and the Royal Irish Constabulary opened fire during a Gaelicfootball match in Croke Park.
1930Douglas MacArthur was sworn in as Chief of Staff of the United States Army.
1947Post independence stamps were issued for the first time in the country.
1950Two trains collided near Valemount, British Columbia, Canada;the subsequent trial catapulted future Prime Minister of Canada JohnDiefenbaker into the political limelight.
1959Phoenix Art Museum was established.
1962A propane explosion at the Humberto Vidal shoe store in RíoPiedras, San Juan, Puerto Rico, killed 33 people and wounded 69 otherswhen the building collapsed.
1963India's space program began with the release of rockets from the Thumba region of Kerala.
1970Physicist C.V. Raman died.
1974Explosives placed in two central pubs in Birmingham, England,killed 21 people and injured 182 others, and eventually led to thearrest and imprisonment of six people who were later exonerated.
1977God Defend New Zealand' (audio featured) became New Zealand'ssecond national anthem, on equal standing with 'God Save the Queen',which had been the traditional one since 1840.
1980Over 83 million people watched the Dallas TV episode 'Who DoneIt' to find out 'Who shot J. R.?'.
1980The fire at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip killed 85 people.
1986The Central African Republic adopted the constitution.
1989Cameras were installed for the first time in the House of Commons, the lower house of the British Parliament.
1996Lebanese politician Pierre Amine Gemayel a vocalcritic of Syria's military presence in and political domination ofLebanon, was assassinated in Jdeideh.
1998Polish troops and civilians began a three-day pogrom againstJews and Ukrainian Christians in Lwów (now Lviv, Ukraine).
1998Nindado released The Legend of Zelda Book: Time of Orrina
2002Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia invited NATO to become a member of the organization.
2005Ariel Sharon, The Prime Minister of Israel, declares his resignation from Likud and his intent to form a new party, asking the President of Israel to call a general election.
2005Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa appointed former Prime Minister Ratnasiri Vikramanayake as the new Prime Minister of the country.
2006A passenger train and a freight train collide Arnhem station in the Netherlands , which wounds 31 people. Police arrests the driver of the freight train, who apparently overlooked a red signal.
2006Following the death of Anastasius II, both Symmachus andLaurentius were elected pope, causing a schism that would last until 506.
2007The Nigerian Army is organized in Kano State after six people have been reported dead in conflicts during local elections.
2008Due to decreasing automobile sales, Toyota cuts its Japanese temporary staff by 50 percent from 6,000 to 3,000.
2009According to a research, Homo floresiensis, is a distinct species that was discovered in the year 2003. It is not a previously known species with dwarfism or microcephaly.
2009An explosion in a coal mine in Heilongjiang, China, killed 108miners.
2010An explosion at a chemical factory at Yushe county, North China's Shanxi province, leads to the death of 3 people.
201037th American Music Awards: Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber won.
2011Three most senior surviving members of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime are being tried on charges of genocide and wrongdoings against humankind.
2012A truce between Israel and Hamas, comes into effect. It was declared by Mohamed KamelAmr, the Egyptian Foreign Minister and Hillary Clinton, US Secretary of State.
2013According to officials of Pakistan, American drone attack on an Islamic seminary led to the death of 6 people, including two Afghan Taliban leaders and a leader of the Haqqani network.
2014As per reports from the World Health Organization an epidemic of bubonic plague in Madagascar has killed 40 people.

Famous Birthdays of November 21 😀:

YearName / Profession / Country
1886Harold Nicolson / Politician / United Kingdom
1870Alexander Berkman / Author / United States of America
1934Laurence Luckinbill / Actor / United States of America
1967Tripp Cromer / Baseball Player / United States of America
1991Almaz Ayana / Sprinter / Ethiopia
1902Isaac Bashevis Singer / Writer / United States of America
1926Prem Nath / Actor / India
1989Dárvin Chávez / Footballer / Mexico
1960Brian Ritchie / Writer / United States of America
1785William Beaumont / Surgeon / United States of America
1980Leonardo González / Footballer / Costa Rica
1981Wesley Britt / Footballer / United States of America
1929Laurier LaPierre / Journalist / Canada
1978Daniel Bradshaw / Footballer / Australia
1940Richard Marcinko / Author / United States of America
1971Michael Strahan / Actor / United States of America
1981Ainārs Kovals / Javelin Thrower / Latvia
1694Voltaire / Historian / France
1954Fiona Pitt-Kethley / Author / United Kingdom
1916Jadu Nath Singh / Soldier / India
1942Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul / Politician / Germany
1913Roy Boulting / Director / United Kingdom
1985Nicola Silvestri / Footballer / Italy
1966Troy Aikman / Footballer / United States of America
1976Daniel Whiston / Figure Skater / United Kingdom
1978Lucía Jiménez / Actress / Spain
1866Sigbjørn Obstfelder / Poet / Norway
1990Dani King / Cyclist / United Kingdom
1915Norm Smith / Footballer / Australia
1977Yolande James / Politician / Canada

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