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AFRICA – [MALAWI]
1985 – Malawi played their first international soccer match against Reunion and won 8-2.
1960 – Independence from Britain
1962 – Independence from Belgium
AFRICA – [DRC]
1999 – In Congo fighting intensified as rebels advanced on key diamond areas near Kabinda and Miba.
AFRICA – [SOUTH AFRICA]
1938 – The South African Press Association (SAPA) is established as a non-governmental institution by South Africa’s major newspapers to facilitate the sharing of news, both national and international
1776 – 1st vote on Declaration of Independence for Britain’s North American colonies
2020 – Europe opens it’s borders to 15 safe Countries after months of lockdown, excluding the US, Brazil and Russia’s
2019 – At least 16 people killed in a Taliban attack with over 100 injured in Kabul, Afghanistan
1903 – Army Johnson, British pilot, first female pilot to fly alone Britain to Australia, born in Kingston upon Hull, England
1993 – George Sampson, English dancer and Official ambassador of the United Dance Organization, born in Warrington, Cheshire, English
FAMOUS FOOTBALL BIRTHDAY
1994 – Leandro Paredes
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF:
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International Joke Day
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International Day of Cooperatives