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24th October

1605
Coronation of Jahangir held on 24th October, 1605. Mirza Nur-ud-din Beig Mohammad Khan Salim is called by his majestic name Jahangir. He was the 4th Mughal Ruler who ruled from the year 1605 to his demise in the year 1627. Much romance has collected around his name and the story of his relationship with the Mughal courtesan, Anarkali, has been broadly modified into the works, art and cinema of India.

1648
The Peace of Westphalia was signed on 24th October, 1648 and it was marking the end of the 30 Years’ War. The Peace of Westphalia was a sequence of peace contract what was made between May and October of the year 1648 in the Westphalian towns of Münster and Osnabrück what is efficiently ending the European wars of religion. These agreements finished the 30 Years’ War in the Holy Roman Territory, between their Catholic allies and the Habsburgs and the Protestants Denmark, Sweden, Dutch, Holy Roman Principalities and Catholic Anti-Habsburg allies; and the Eighty Years’ War between the Dutch Republic and Spain, with Spain formally recognizing the freedom of the Dutch Republic. The Thirty Years’ War was one of the longest and most critical battle and the deadliest European religious conflict in history. It occurred in Central Europe between the years 1618 and 1648 and produced in 8 million fatalities.

1812
During the Napoleonic Wars, on 24th October, 1812, The Battle of Maloyaroslavets took place near Moscow. The Napoleonic Wars were a series of major battles what held between the years 1803 and 1815. It was opposite of the French Territory and its associates what led by Napoleon I, against a changing array of European controls designed into numerous financed, unions and regularly ran by Great Britain. The battle stopped from the unsettled disputes related with the French Revolution and its resultant battle. The battle are often categorized into 5 battles, each termed after the alliance that occurred Napoleon; the Third Coalition, the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth and the Seventh and final. The Battle of Maloyaroslavets held on 24th October 1812. It occurred between part of the corps of Eugène de Beauharnais, Napoleon’s stepson, under General Alexis Joseph Delzons and the Russians, under Marshal Mikhail Illarionovich Kutuzov which made about 20,000 strong.

1861
The first transcontinental telegraph line across the United States was accomplished on 24th October, 1861. The first transcontinental telegraph was a line and it was associated a present network in the eastern United States to a small network in California by a link between Carson City via Salt Lake City and Omaha. This was a landmark in electrical engineering and in the creation of the United States of America. It helped as the only technique of near-instantaneous communiqué between the west and east coasts through the year 1860s. In the year 1841, it had occupied 110 days for the news of the passing of President William Henry Harrison to reach Los Angeles
1931
The George Washington Bridge opened to public traffic on 24th October, 1931. The George Washington Bridge is called informally as the GW Bridge or the GWB or the GW or the George. It is a double-decked suspension bridge what spanning the Hudson River between Fort Lee, New Jersey and the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan in New York City. As of the year 2016, the George Washington Bridge permitted over 103 million automobiles and different vehicles per year, making this bridge the world’s busiest motor vehicle bridge.

1945
On 24th October, 1945 was founding day of the United Nations. The United Nations or UN is an international organization. It is a popular organization what works in many countries. It is tasked to encourage global co-operation and to form and continue international order. This organization was well-known on 24th October 1945 after World War II in order to stop another such conflict. At its founding, the UN had 51 member states and those are now 193. The headquarter of the UN is in Manhattan, New York City, and is subject to extraterritoriality.

1949
The cornerstone of the United Nations Headquarters was laid. The cornerstone is the first stone what set in the building of a masonry foundation. It is important for long time since all other stones will be set in orientation to this stone, thus decisive the position of the complete structure. Over time a foundation became a ceremonial stonework stone, or replica, set in a protuberant what location on the outside of a building, with an caption on the stone representative the building dates of the building and the names of builder, architect, and other important individuals. The United Nations is headquartered in New York City, in a complex designed by Brazilian designer Oscar Niemeyer. The complex has served as the authorized headquarter of the United Nations since its conclusion in the year 1952. This is situated in the Turtle Bay area of Manhattan, on airy grounds supervising the East River. The term “Turtle Bay” is infrequently used as a metonym for the UN headquarters or for the United Nations as an entire.

1980
The government of Poland legalized the Solidarity trade union on 24th October, 1980. Solidarity is a Polish labor union and it was originated at the Lenin Shipyard under the management of Lech Wałęsa. It was the 1st trade union in a Warsaw Pact country that was not measured by a socialist party.

2003
Concorde made its last commercial flight on 24th October, 2003. BAC Concorde or Concorde is a British-French turbojet-powered supersonic passenger jet airliner. This was operated until the year 2003. Concorde had a maximum speed compare with the speed of sound at Mach 2.04 with seating for 92 to 128 passengers. First hovered in the year 1969, Concorde arrived service in the year 1976 and sustained flying for the next 27 years. This is one of only 2 supersonic carriages to have been functioned commercially; the other is the Soviet-built Tupolev Tu-144, which was functioned for a much shorter time.

2016
A Fairchild Merlin airliner on a French investigation mission crashed in Kirkop, Malta and it killed all 5 people on board on 24th October, 2016. The Fairchild Swearingen Metroliner is a 19 seats, pressurized, twin-turboprop airliner first formed by Swearingen Aircraft and later by Fairchild at a plant in San Antonio, Texas, United States. The aircraft was to fly in the locality of Misurata in Libya on a shadowing mission by the French Ministry of Defense. All five people on board the aircraft died in the crash, making it the lethal aviation accident in Malta since the year 1975. Kirkop is a village in the Southern Area of Malta. It is situated near to the Malta International Airport, and has been populated since pre-history.

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