1861 – Alfredo Zayas y Alfonso was born on February 21 in the city of Havana, Cuba. He is a son of Dr. Jose Maria de Zayas y Jimenez, a noted lawyer and educator. 1882- Received the degree of Licenciado en Derecho from the University of Havana where he took up Law. 1896- ..
1859- Born on September 16; birth of the Chinese militarist who reached a position of great power in the Qing Dynasty 1912 -Became President of the Republic of China, and betrayed both regimes in his pursuit of personal power 1885-1894 -A protégé of Li Hongzhang, Yuan had risen as Li’s proconsul in Korea ..
Russian politician and reformer first secretary of Moscow Communist Party Committee 1985-1987 removed from office after criticizing Mikhail Gorbachev and perestroika member of Soviet Politburo 1986-1988 chairman of Russian Supreme Soviet 1990-1991 at 28th Communist Party Congress, resigned from Communist Party 1990 last president of Russian Soviet Federated Socialist ..
1917 – Born on the 4th of February in Chakwal, Hindustan in the North of Pakistan. 1951 – He became a Brigadier General at the age of 34 and commanded the 106th infantry Brigade. 1958 – He also performed the duties of Chief of General Staff in Pakistan Army. 1965 – He was a commander ..
1937 – Born on 26th of August in Perevoz, Perevoz region, Gorky province, USSR. A Russian politician and statesman. 1962 – He joined in the Communist Party. 1963-1966 – Started working with Komsomol as a second secretary. 1966-1968 – The first secretary of the Komsomol organization in his home region, Gorky province. ..
1952 – Born on the 12th of September. 1990 – He founded and lead the Vainakh Democratic Party. – In November, he became a Deputy Chairman on the newly formed All-Nation Congress of the Chechen People. 1991 – He served as a Vice-President of Chechen Republic of Ichkeria, Russia. 1996 – ..
US general and politician led Virginia militia in French and Indian War 1754, 1755-1758 member of House of Burgesses 1759-1774 Virginia delegate to Continental Congress 1774-1775 commander-in-chief of Continental army during American Revolution 1775-1783 forced British troops to evacuate Boston 1776 after crossing Delaware River 1776, defeated Hessians under ..
1731 – She was born on the 2nd day of June this year in in Kew Kent County near Williamsburg, Virginia. 1749 – At the age of 18, she married Daniel Parke Custis, a rich bachelor two decades her senior. They lived together at White House Plantation a few miles upriver from Chestnut Grove. ..
1943 – Born on September 29th in Popowo, Dobrzyn, Poland. The President of Poland. 1961 – After graduating from vocational school, he worked as a car mechanic at a machine center. 1967 – He served in the army for two years, rose to the rank of corporal, and was employed in the Gdansk shipyards as ..
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