HISTORY TODAY

HISTORY TODAY

– 1835: Proposal introduced to promote the propagation of European literature and science in India.
– 1876: Alexander Graham Bell received a patent for a telephone.
– 1936: World War II, Germany invaded the Rhineland, breaking the Treaty of Versailles.
– 1987: Former Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar became the first batsman to score 10,000 Test runs in Tests.
– 2006: Varanasi bombings – the Indian city of Varanasi witnessed a series of bombings in which at least 28 people were reportedly killed and 101 injured.