Today in History- 26th March

International Events:

1971                 East Pakistan taking the name Bangladesh after proclaimed its independence.

1973                 Women are allowed for first time in London Stock Exchange.

1979                 Israel and Egypt end 30 years of war after the signing of the Egypt-Israel peace treaty in White House.

Indian Events:

1552                 Guru Amar Das becomes the Third Sikh Guru.

1974                 Chipko Movement started in India .