Mumbai : 19th September in the ninth month of the year is historically significant. Many important events took place in history on this day. Swami Vivekananda, who introduced Indian culture and spirituality to the world by saying ‘My American Brothers and Sisters’, gave his famous speech in Chicago on this day. Ram Das, the fourth Guru of Sikhs who built the city of Amritsar, passed away today. This day is also important in terms of cricket and in the year 2007, Yuvraj Singh hit the record of hitting six sixes in six balls against England. 1581 Fourth Sikh Guru Ram Das passed away
The fourth Sikh Guru Ram Das passed away on this day, in the year 1581. Guru Ram Das built the city of Ramsar when many cities in Punjab were razed to the ground due to foreign invasions. This city is today known as Amritsar, the holy city of Sikhs.
1803 Defeat of the Marathas in the Second Anglo-Maratha War
In the second Anglo-Maratha War fought between the British and the Marathas, the Marathas fought here. Defeated. Sir Arthur Wellesley led the British army in this war. After this war, the British captured Delhi, and a large part of India went to the hands of the British.
1893 Swami Vivekananda’s Historic Speech in Chicago
Swami Vivekananda gave a speech on this day in 1893 in Chicago, USA. He spoke in a full house of religion. After Vivekananda began his speech with ‘My American Brothers and Sisters’, applause started in the hall. Swami Vivekananda did the work of introducing Indian spirituality and culture to the world. It was announced on September 19, 1893.
Earthquakes in Mexico in 1950
September 19, 1950 was a black day for Mexico. Today was the largest earthquake in the history of Mexico. This earthquake was going on for about 20 to 25 minutes. Ten thousand people in Mexico lost their lives in this earthquake. So lakhs of people were injured.
1965- Sunita Williams birthday
Sunita Williams is a woman of Indian origin. She became the second woman in the world to fly into space on behalf of NASA, an American space agency. She holds the record of 195 days in space as a female astronaut.
2007- Yuvraj Singh’s six off six balls
Today is a very important day for Indian cricket. On this day, in 2007, Yuvraj Singh created history in cricket. In the ongoing T20 match against England, he hit six sixes in six balls. In that match he scored 50 runs in 12 balls.
2008- Batla House Clash in Delhi
The famous Batla House Clash in India took place on this day in 2008. After receiving information that some terrorists of the Indian Mujahideen organization are hiding in Batla House in Delhi, the Delhi Police took action and killed two terrorists. A brave officer of Delhi Police, Mohan Chand Sharma, was martyred while doing this action.
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