Today in History- 15th March

International Events:

44 B.C.              Roman dictator Julius Caesar assassinated.

1493                 Christopher Columbus returned to Spain after concluding his first voyage to America.

1985                 The first Internet domain name was registered by the Symbolics Computer Corp. of Massachusetts, USA.

2003                 Hu Jintao elected as the president of China.

Indian Events:

1564                 Mughal Emperor Akbar abolishes "jizya kar".