Today in History- 8th 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.
|1297||Monaco gets its independence.|
|1642||Galileo Galilei died in Arcetri, Italy.|
|1815||The Battle of New Orleans was fought.|
|1958||Cuban revolutionary forces capture the capital Havana.|
|1959||Charles de Gaulle became the first president of France's Fifth Republic.|
|1961||The French people vote to grant Algeria for its independence.|