Politics

Sarojini Naidu – The Nightingale of India dies in Lucknow

An Indian politician and poet. A proponent of civil rights, women’s emancipation, and anti-imperialistic ideas, she was an important figure in India’s struggle for independence from colonial

Sheikh Mujibur Rahman – The birthplace of the greatest Bengali in Tungipara

A Bangladeshi politician and statesman. He is called the “Father of the Nation” in Bangladesh. He served as the first President of Bangladesh and later as the

European Union – Treaty establishing the European Community in Rome

Under the name “Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union”, it remains one of the two most important treaties in what is now the European Union.

Violet Gibson – The Irish woman shoots the Fascism in Rome

On April 7, 1926, Italian Fascist leader Benito Mussolini was heading back to his car after having just given a speech in Rome to the International Congress

Benazir Bhutto – The daughter of Pakistan’s assassinated in Rawalpindi

John F. Kennedy – The birthplace and childhood home of the American politician in Brookline

The 35th president of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. Kennedy served at the height of the Cold War. A Democrat,

Marcus Garvey – The birthplace of the political activist in Saint Ann’s Bay

He was the founder and first President-General of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA), through which he declared himself Provisional President of Africa.

Martin Luther King Jr. – The assassination of the activist leader in Memphis

On March 29, 1968, King went to Memphis, Tennessee, in support of the black sanitary public works employees. On April 3, King addressed a rally and delivered

Yalta Conference – The “Big Three” Conference in Yalta

The World War II meeting of the heads of government of the United States, the United Kingdom, and the Soviet Union to discuss the postwar reorganization of

Charles de Gaulle – The birthplace of the French General in Lille

French army officer and statesman who led the French Resistance against Nazi Germany in World War II, and chaired the Provisional Government of the French Republic from

Abraham Lincoln – The Assassination of the American president in Washington D.C.

The 16th President of the United States, was assassinated by well-known stage actor John Wilkes Booth on April 14, 1865, while attending the play Our American Cousin

Tom Mboya – The “Man Kenya” murdered in Nairobi

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