Today in History- 19th January
|Britain occupies Cape of Good Hope from Dutch.
|Subhas Chandra Bose escaped from under British surveillance.
|Indira Gandhi becomes the first woman prime minister of India.
|The US and Iran signed an agreement for the release of 52 Americans held hostage for 14 months.
|The first IBM PC computer virus is released.
|Yasser Arafat returned to Hebron for the first time in 30 years.