Today in History- 5th January


Important events and information that happen today in the World and Indian history. Today in History section will help you to enhance General Knowledge along with knowledge in History.
International Events: 5th January
Year Event
1659 Aurangzegb defeated Shah Shuja in the Battle of Khajwah.
1909 Colombia recognizes the independence of Panama.
1919 The German Workers' Party is founded. Later it was converted to Nazi Party.
1948 Warner Bros. released the world’s first color film.
1957 The Central Sales Tax Act was introduced in India.
2005 The team of Michael E. Brown, Chad Trujillo and David L. Rabinowitz discovered the largest dwarf planet Eris.