Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more!
AFRICA – [MALAWI]
1988 – “Slim DeLeon was born on this day. Popular Vine content creator as well as hip-hop musician who released a single called “Kush Gang” on October 21, 2014. He spent a few years in the army before becoming an entertainer. In July of 2015, he released a mixtape entitled Rise To Power. He was born in Malawi before relocating to Atlanta, Georgia. He covered the Notorious B.I.G. song “Mo Money Mo Problems” for his YouTube channel.”
2004 – unidentified gunmen shot and killed a U.N. military observer in eastern Congo and a second was reported missing. About 10,800 U.N. troops are deployed in Congo, monitoring the peace deal and helping the government regain control of the country. Elections are scheduled for June 2005.
1989 – The first international soccer match against LIBERIA. Malawi lost 0-1. The match was a World Cup Qualifier.
AFRICA – [TANZANIA]
2007 – In Kinshasa, DRC, delegates from 20 African countries began talks on the process of disarming and reintegrating former combatants to boost peace and development on the violence-wracked continent.
AFRICA – [SOUTH AFRICA]
1986 – P. W. Botha declares South African national emergency
1942 – Hitler orders enslavement of Slavic peoples
1950 – Following his retirement announcement after 49 years as Philadelphia Athletics manager Connie Mack is named Honorary Manager of the MLB All-Star Game
2016 – Cristiano Ronaldo becomes 1st footballer to top Forbes’ Highest-paid Athletes List, earning $88 million
2018 – Singapore Summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and Us President Donald Trump.
1992 – Philippe Coutinho, Brazilian football player (Barcelona), Born in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
FAMOUS FOOTBALL BIRTHDAY
1998 – Markus Schubert
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF:
Anti Child Labour Day