On this day 12 August 2019 in Malawian’s history, world history and which celebrities were born today!

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On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world

Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more!

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AFRICA – [DRC]

1998 – Rwanda protested a Congo crackdown on ethnic Tutsis and charged that Kabila was arming Rwandan Hutus to put down a Tutsi-led revolt along the border.

2000 – In Congo a Russian-made Antonov crashed on approach to Tshikapa and 27 people were killed.

2006 – President Joseph Kabila’s share of the vote in Congo’s historic elections rose above 50% as 1 million more votes were counted and certified.

AFRICA – [SOUTH AFRICA]

1959 – Progressive Party under John Steytler forms in South Africa

THE WORLD

1965 – Singapore expelled from Malaysia following economic disagreements and racial tensions; becomes independent republic

1999 – Russian president Boris Yeltsin fires his prime minister and, for the fourth time, fires the entire cabinet.

FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS 

1387 – Henry V, British king famous for his victory at Agincourt France

1631 – John Dryden ,the first official poet Laureate of great

FAMOUS FOOTABALL BIRTHDAY 

1991 –  Colin Nelson

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