This Day for You - July 27
24 Jul 1983 – 29 Jul 1983
Black July is the common name used to refer to the anti-Tamil pogrom and riots in Sri Lanka during July 1983. The riots began as a response to a deadly ambush on 23 July 1983, which caused the death of 13 Sri Lanka Army soldiers, by the Tamil militant group Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam.
The World Celebrates:
National Love is Kind Day
National Scotch Day
National Crème Brûlée Day
National New Jersey Day
You Share Your Birthday With:
G. S. Bali, Indian lawyer and politician, 1954
Rahul Bose, Indian journalist, actor, director, and screenwriter, 1967
Paul Michael Levesque, better known by the ring name Triple H, 1969
Kriti Sanon is an Indian actress, 1990
Daystar Peterson, better known by his stage name Tory Lanez,1992
Chantelle Whitney Brown-Young, is a Canadian fashion model,1994
On this day:
1889: A branch of the Indian National Congress, the British India Committee is established under the leadership of Dadabhai Naoroji.
1994: The Parliament votes to ban pre-natal sex determination.
1994: Jaspal Rana wins World Shooting Championship.
2015: Our Favourite A.P.J. Abdul Kalam passed away on this day in 2015. Catch one of his famous talks in Must Watch today!