According to Gregory calendar, on May 23, the day number in a year is 144 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 145. May 23 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 23 May in the World ⚡

Event YearIncident/Event
1430The hundred -year war zone of arc was occupied by the siege of Compagein.
1498Jirolmo Savonarola of Florence was committed for heretics, predictions and other crimes.
1533Thomas Cramm, Archbishop of Cantorbury, canceled the marriage of his first wife, Catherine of Vairagya, a series of events in English reform.
1555Giovanni Pietro Carafa Pope Paul became IV and had a small, but very large population, during which the Pope states suffered a serious defeat.
1568The Netherlands declared their freedom from Spain. The Dutch rebellion was a successful rebellion of the North, against the rule of Roman Catholic King Philip II of Spain, a large -scale Protestant Seven Provinces of Low countries, inherited from Dichie Junction in Bargandi to the region (seventeen provinces). The southern Catholic province initially joined the rebellion, but was later sent to Spain.
1592Giordano Bruno was arrested in Vienna. Because they believed that the earth revolves around the sun, not that the sun revolves around the earth. His belief was considered anti-religion.
1618In the second defenstion of Prague, the Protestant members of the Bohemian aristocratic class threw the third floor window of Prague Castle to the Catholic Residents of Emperor Ferdinand II, which begins the war of Thirteres.
1701Scottish private man William Kid was killed for theft.
1706Prince of John Churchill Marlborough) defeated France, killing 17,000 people.
1707A volcanic eruption began in Santorini Caldera.
1788South Carolina confirmed the Constitution of the United States as the eighth American state. The colony adopted the Constitution of South Carolina to become the first Republic in the US. John Rutlage was elected as the first President of the state.
1829The Acardian Patent given to Cyril Demian in Vienna of the Austrian Empire. Demian equipment matches slightly with modern devices. It had only the left -handed button board, the right hand operates the bumble. A major feature for which Damian sought a patent was the sound of the entire cord by affecting a key. Their equipment could also give a sound to two different ragas with a single key.
1844Sayyid -Al -Muhammad Shirazi announced that he was B Bab 'after the concept of Shia religion, with the onset of the Babi movement, the forearm of Bahai faith.
1848Birth of Lilianthal. He taught humans to fly for the first time. His flight made a revolution.
1873The North West Mounted Police, Royal Canadian Mounted Police's forearm, was established to bring law and order and claim Canadian sovereignty on Northwest Territory.
1879Russian author Ivan Turgenef was awarded a doctorate in civil law by Oxford University. He was the first writer in the world to be given this honor.
1895Representatives of the Ester Library and Lenox Library merged and formed the New York Public Library, which is now the second largest library library in the United States.
1904The first Wrestling World Championship was held in Vienna.
1915The Quintshil railway accident occurred on 22 May 1915 near Gita Green, Dumisshire in Scotland, including 5 vehicles. It was the worst railway accident in the history of the United Kingdom in terms of death, 226 people were killed and 246 were injured in the accident.
1915At the time of the First World War, Italy declared war against Austria, Hungary and Germany.
1934During the strike against Electric Auto-Light company Tolido in Ohio, USA, a crowd of around 10,000 started a riot and a five-day fight with the Ohio National Guard.
1934American criminals were killed by police on a desolate road near their hideout in Bienvillepirish, Louisiana.
1942Mexico President Manual Evilla Kaimacho announced a war on Axis powers under the Second World War on 22 May, 1942, following attacks on Mexican oil tankers by German submarines.
1949The Federal Republic of Germany was established and the basic law was announced for the Federal Republic of Germany. This period is also known as Bonn Republic by academic historians. Germany was divided by Berlin Wall to East Germany and West Germany.
1949West Germany formally came into force after adopting the constitution.
1951After the establishment of the 14th Dalai Lama and after the establishment of the then government, the People's Republic of China signed a seventeen points for the peaceful liberation of Tibet, confirming the Chinyasavarigity on Tibet.
1958The satellite explorer 1 transmission stopped. Explorer 1 was the first satellite in the United States, which was launched as its participation in the international geophysical year. The mission followed two satellites last year; The Soviet Union, the beginning of the Cold War Space Race between the two countries.
1985A sterile woman gave birth to seven children after treatment. Three of these newborns survived, but all three were also not well. This first major attempt to give birth to the test tube babies was unsuccessful.
1995The first version of the Java programming language was released. Java is a common-manual computer programming language that is concurrent, square-based, object-oriented, and especially designed for some implementation dependencies as possible. Its purpose is to give the application developers "once write, run anywhere" (WORA), which means that the compiled Java code can run on all platforms that support Java without the need for rehabilitation.
1999Johannes Rau appointed the new President of Federal Germany.
2004In Bangladesh, 250 drowned in the Meghna river due to the storm.
2008The International Court of Justice honored Malaysia and Pedra Branka with Tingingpur to resolve the 29 -year -old regional dispute.
2010Jamaica's military and police force began a manhunt for drug Lord Christopher Coke, with a three -day armed conflict with Shower Pose Cartel.

Important Historical Events of 23 May in India ⚡

Event YearIncident/Event
1947The British Cabinet agreed to Lord Mountbatten's proposal for partition into two states of India, one Muslim and the other Hindu. The Viceroy is a series of conversation with Lord Listowal, Secretary, India.
1984Bachendri Pal conquered the summit of Mount. Everest. She is the first Indian woman and 5th woman in the world who achieved this feat. She was an employee in Tata Steel & Co. In Jamshedpur.
1984Bachendri Pal became the first Indian woman to conquer Everest, the world's highest peak.
2010The Supreme Court of India did not consider it a crime for women and men to live together without marrying.

Important Days of 23 May National & International Days 🏁

Day/ObservanceLevel
World BiodiversityInternational Day
International Day to End Obstetric FistulaInternational Day
World Turtle DayInternational Day

Famous People's Birthdays on 23 May 😀

Birth YearName/Category/Country
1906Pran Nath Thapar / Soldier / India
1926Basil Salvadore D'Souza / Bishop / India
1942Kovelamudi Raghavendra Rao / Writer / India
1945Padmarajan / Writer / India

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