Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more!
2008 – “The Malawi national soccer team, known as the Flames had its largest ever win when it beat Djibouti 8-1 at home in a World Cup Qualifier/African Nations Cup Qualifier. Goals were scored by
Kafoteka (3), Kanyenda (19)(46)(48), Kamwendo (66), Chavula (73), N’gambi (78), Mkandawire (83)
1910 – Independence from Britain
1913 – The 17th amendment to the U.S. Constitution, providing for direct election of senators, is ratified.
1955 – The Supreme Court orders that states must end racial segregation “with all deliberate speed.”
1894 – Fred Allen [ John Florence Sullivan], American Comedian.
1898 – Norman Vincent Peale, American religious leaders.
FAMOUS FOOTBALLER BIRTHDAY
1988 – Joseph Zerafa
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF:
World No Tobacco Day