19th of October - What happened on this day

    19th of October - What happened on this day

    By TheBoldAge. Published 2020-10-19


    Did you know

    Did you know that ........Pope John Paul II beatified Mother Teresa, on this day in 2003. during her lifetime she did a huge amount of good both for India and the world and in 1979 she was honoured with the Nobel Peace Prize for her charity work.On this day in 1781, Britain's Lord Cornwallis surrendered at Yorktown, handing victory to General George Washington therby effectively ending the American Revolution which all but assured America's independence.In 1973, Ringo Starr releases his music single "Photograph" in the UKIn 1914 and reminiscent of today, wartime licensing laws came into operation, premises having to close at 10 p.m

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