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7 August, from the pages of history, World history of August 7

The sequence of important events recorded on August 7 in the history of the country and the world is as follows:

7 August, from the pages of history, World history of August 7
7 August, from the pages of history, World history of August 7

- 1606: Shakespeare's play Macbeth was staged for King James I for the first time.

- 1668: Famous Newton received a master's degree from Trinity College Cambridge.

- 1753: Britain Museum was established.

1905: Indian National Congress calls for a boycott of British goods.

1941: Death of Nobel Laureate Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore.

- 1944: Construction of a huge machine 51 feet long, 8 feet high and weighing five tons, named after the first calculator.

 - 1947: Electricity and transport system formally transferred to Mumbai Municipal Corporation.

- 1960: Ivory Coast, the country of the continent of Africa, gained independence from the authority of France.

- 1966: Racist riots erupt in Lansing, Michigan.

- 1972: Ugandan leader Idi Amin ordered people of Asian descent to leave the country within 90 days.

- 1982: An agreement was signed between the United States Lebanon and Palestine Freedom Organization.

- 1985: Geet Sethi won the World Amateur Billiards Championship. He became the third Indian to achieve this feat.

- 1990: The US deploys army in Saudi Arabia and starts Operation Desert Shield.

- 1998: More than 200 people died in a terrorist attack on US embassies in the capitals of Kenya and Tanzania.

- 2000: Russian President Vladimir Putin expanded his power by signing a law.

- 2003: 12 people died in a car bomb blast outside the Jordanian embassy in Baghdad.

- 2012: Three gunmen attacked and killed 19 people in a church in Oaken, Nigeria.

- 2013: 11 people killed in a bomb blast in a market in Karachi city of Pakistan.

People born on 7 August

- 1871: Birth of noted artist and litterateur Avanindranath Thakur.

- 1871: Birth of famous painter and writer Abhanadranath Tagore.

1904: Birth of Vasudev Sharan Aggarwal, a renowned scholar of India.

- 1925: famous Indian agricultural scientist MS. Birth of Swaminathan.

- 1975: Birth of South African actress Charlize Theron.

Died on 7 August

- 1938: Istanisla Vyskie, director of Russian writer theater dramas, dies.

- 1941: Death of Indian author, Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore.

- 1976: PC Adichan, Member of the Fourth Lok Sabha passed away.

- 2009: Death of famous lyricist Gulshan Bavra of Hindi films.
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