This day 13 July 2020 in African history, world history and which celebrities were born today!

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AFRICA – [MALAWI]

1968 – The Malawi National Soccer Team, known as The Flames had largest ever win when it beat  Botswana 8-1 in an international friendly.

AFRICA – [DRC]

2007 – UN officials said they are investigating allegations that Indian peacekeepers in Congo traded food and even military intelligence with Rwandan Hutu rebels in return for gold.

AFRICA – [SOUTH AFRICA]

2012 –  people are killed after a train collides with a truck in Malelane, South Africa

1992 – The Tripartite Alliance, consisting of the African National Congress, South African Communist Party and Congress of South African Trade Union, outlines a mass action plan for August

1986 – Zola Budd and Annette Cowley are banned from the Commonwealth Games, a direct consequence of Britain’s refusal to support economic sanctions against the apartheid government of South Africa

1983 –  The Transvaal Attorney General announces that Eugène Terre’Blanche, leader of the far-right Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (AWB) and three associates will face terrorism charges, South Africa

1963 –  Indian government announces it will cut last remaining links with South Africa by refusing landing facilities to South African aircraft

THE WORLD

1992 –  The Tripartite Alliance, consisting of the African National Congress, South African Communist Party and Congress of South African Trade Union, outlines a mass action plan for August

2014 –  FIFA World Cup Awards: Lionel Messi (golden ball), James Rodriguez (golden boot) and Manuel Neuer (Golden gloves)

2018 –  Large protests in London against US President Donald Trump featuring Trump-like baby blimp as President Trump meets Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle

FAMOUS BIRTHDAY

100 BC – Julius Caesar, Roman military and political leader, born in Rome (d. 44 BC), (or July 12)

FAMOUS FOOTBALL BIRTHDAY

1989 – Elkeson

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