THIS DAY IN HISTORY 24/02


FAMOUS EVENTS;

1821 – Mexico gains independence from Spain

1895 – Cuban war for independence begins

1918 – Estonia declares independence from
Russia

1918 – Estonian Declaration of Independence.

1924 – Greek parliament proclaims republic

1924 – Mahatma Gandhi released from jail

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This day in #history 24/02

FEBRUARY 24TH

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1582 – Pope Gregory XIII announces New Style
(Gregorian) calendar

1821 – Mexico gains independence from Spain

1895 – Cuban war for independence begins

1918 – Estonia declares independence from
Russia

1918 – Estonian Declaration of Independence.

1924 – Greek parliament proclaims republic

1924 – Mahatma Gandhi released from jail

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1945 – Egypt & Syria declares war on nazi-
Germany
1945 – Manila freed from Japanese

1945 – Egyptian Premier Ahmed Maher Pasha is
killed in Parliament after reading a decree .

1948 – Communist Party seizes complete control
of Czechoslovakia

1949 – Israel & Egypt sign an armistice agreement

1966 – Coup ousts Pres Kwame Nkrumah of
Ghana

1971 – Algeria nationalizes French oil companies

1974 – Pakistan officially recognizes Bangladesh

1976 – Cuba adopts its constitution

1981 – Britain’s Prince Charles announces engagement to Lady Diana Spencer

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1996 – The last…

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