1926 – Jiang Zemin was born on August 17th, is a native of Yangzhou, Jiangsu Province. 1943-1946 – He participated in the students’ movement led by underground CPC organizations and joined the CPC. 1947 – He graduated from the Electrical Machinery Department of Shanghai Jiaotong University. 1955 – He worked as a trainee at the ..
1748 – She was born on the 16th day of November this year. 1766 – Her first marriage in this year to Bathurst Skelton resulted in one son, John Wayles Skelton. 1771 – Her son, John, died suddenly of a fever on the 10th of June this year, when Patty was already engaged ..
Polish general and Communist politician. Premier of Poland 1981-1989. Head of state of Poland 1985-1989. President of Poland ..
1743 – Thomas Jefferson was born on April 13, 1743. He is US architect, diplomat, inventor, Democratic-Republican politician, and scholar 1769-1774 – Thomas Jefferson is a member of House of Burgesses 1775-1776 – He is the Virginia delegate to Continental Congress 1783-1784 – Once again he is the Virginia delegate to Continental Congress 1776 – He ..
Janet Rosalie Jagan is a Guyanese (US-born) politician. 1920 – Born 20th October in Chicago, Illinois, United States. 1943 – Married to Cheddi Jagan, a former Prime Minister and President of Guyana. 1950 – Co-founded People’s Progressive Party. 1950-1970 – Served as 1st secretary-general of People’s Progressive Party. 1957-1961 – ..
US general and Democratic politician Representative from Tennessee 1796-1797 Senator from Tennessee 1797-1798, 1823-1825 justice of Tennessee Superior Court 1798-1804 fought in War of 1812 1812-1815 defeated Creeks at battle of Horseshoe Bend 1814 defeated British at battle of New Orleans 1815 fought in First Seminole War 1817-1818 ..
Jordanian ruler king of Jordan 1952-1999 formally assumed constitutional powers upon attaining majority 1953 joined Egypt and Syria in 1967 war with Israel, resulting in Jordan’s loss of West Bank kept Jordan out of 1973 Arab-Israeli War criticized Camp David Accords between Egypt and Israel 1978, arguing against conclusion of ..
1937 – Born on the 28th of April in Al Awja. 1957 – He joined Ba’ath Socialist Party. 1968-1979 – He was the acting vice-president of Iraq. – de facto leader of Iraq following heart attack of Ahmad Hassan al-Bakr) 1979-2003 – He became the president of Iraq. ..
1860 – Born on January 17th in Frenchpark, County Roscommon, Ireland. A distinguished Gaelic scholar and writer and first president of the Republic of Ireland (Éire). An excellent scholar, he won prizes for English verse and prose as well as gaining fluency in Latin, Greek, Hebrew, French, German and Irish. 1889-1893 – He penned many ..
1854 – Born on December 23rd in Colotlán, Mexico. dictatorial president of Mexico, whose regime united disparate revolutionary forces in common opposition to him. 1911-1912 – After the revolution of Francisco I. Madero he aided the new president, who, reluctantly, made him commander of the federal forces. 1913 – He plotted secretly with Madero’s enemies, ..