This day 16 January 2020 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 – [MALAWI]

2016 –  Flash floods cause at least 176 deaths. Over 110,000 people are driven from their homes.

AFRICA – [DRC]

2001 – Kabila is assassinated by his bodyguard. His son, Joseph Kabila, succeeds him. The Second Congo War nominally ends in December 2002 and Joseph Kabila sets up a transitional government which maintains him as head of state.

2001 – In Congo Pres. Kabila was assassinated by one of his bodyguards, Rashidi Kasereka, who was immediately killed. In 2003 a military court sentenced 26 people to death for the assassination.

THE WORLD

1945 – Adolf Hitler moves into the Fuhrerbunker, his underground bunker in Berlin

2002 – UN Security Council unanimously establishes an arms embargo and freezes assets of Osama bin Laden,  Al-Qaida, and the members of the Taliban

FAMOUS BIRTHDAY’S

1985 – Jonathan Richter, Danish professional football midfielder, born in Denmark

1966 – Anthony Washington, American discus thrower born in Glasgow, Montana

FAMOUS FOOTBALL BIRTHDAY

1985  – Jonathan Richter

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF:

Indian Army Day

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