THIS DAY IN HISTORY 09/05


#HISTORICALEVENTS :
1927 – Canberra replaces Melbourne as the capital of Australia

1945 – Czechoslovakia liberated from Nazi occupation (Natl Day)

1955 – German Federal Republic joins NATO

1960 – Nigeria becomes a member of British Commonwealth

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This Day in History 09/05

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1785 – British inventor Joseph Bramah patents beer-pump handle

1788 – British parliament accepts abolition of slave trade

1868 – The city of Reno, Nevada, is founded.

1877 – Mihail Kogălniceanu reads, in the Chamber of Deputies, the Declaration of Independence of Romania. This day became the Independence Day of Romania.

1899 – Lawn mower patented

1927 – Canberra replaces Melbourne as the capital of Australia

1945 – Czechoslovakia liberated from Nazi occupation (Natl Day)

1955 – German Federal Republic joins NATO

1960 – Nigeria becomes a member of British Commonwealth

1988 – Australia’s new parliament house is opened by Queen Elizabeth II

1988 – Belgium: 8th government of Martens forms

1988 – The new Australian Parliament House opens in Canberra.

2001 – In Ghana 129 football fans die in what became known as the Accra Sports Stadium Disaster. The deaths were caused…

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