Today in History- 7th 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.
|1598||Boris Godunov becomes Czar of Russia.|
|1782||America’s first commercial bank ‘Bank of North America’ opens.|
|1785||1st balloon flight across English Channel by Jean-Pierre Francois Blanchard and John Jeffries.|
|1959||US recognized Fidel Castro's new government in Cuba.|
|1979||Vietnamese forces captured the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh.|
|1989||Prince Akihito is sworn in as the emperor of Japan.|