This day 16 January 2020 in Tanzanian’s history, world history and which celebrities were born today!

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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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