HISTORY TODAY

History today

 1602: Establishment of the Dutch East India Company.
 1854: The Republican Party of America formed.
 1739: Nadir Shah plundered Mayurasana and Navratna from Delhi and sent them to Iran.
 1777: Prime Minister Indira Gandhi Loses election in India.
 1904: C. F. Andrews came to India to join the freedom movement with Mahatma Gandhi.
 1915: Albert Einstein introduced ‘the theory of relativity’.
 1956: Tunisia gained independence from France.
 2015: A Solar eclipse, equinox, and a super moon all occur on the same day.