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Born on this day in Malawi in 1991 Frank Banda a Malawian born Malawian Professional Footballer who plays as midfielder.

On this day in Africa in 1980 a British Sports Council team began a three week fact finding tour of South Africa to investigate racial discrimination in sports.

On this day in Africa in 1879 The British Zulu War began. British troops under Lieutenant General Frederic Augustus invade Zululand from the southern Africa republic of Natal.

Born on this day in Africa in 1896 Matthys Stefanus Benjamin Kritzinger, an Afrikaans literator and lexicographer, in the district of Carolina, Eastern Transvaal. T

On this day in the world in 1773 the first Public was museum established in North America colonies (Charleston, South Carolina).

Today is International Youth Day, it is celebrated in India on 12 January on the birthday of Swami Vivekananda. In 1984 the Government of India declared the day as the National youth Dayand. Since 1985 the event is celebrated in India every year.

On This Day

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