On this day

    On this day

    By TheBoldAge. Published 2021-02-15


    What happened today in history?

    In 399BC philosopher Socrates was sentenced to death by the city of Athens for corrupting the minds of the youth of the city.Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children admitted its first patient in 1852. 1906 saw the founding of the British Labour Party.Marconi, in 1922, began regular broadcasting transmissions from Essex.King George VI was buried in St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle in 1952.The Soviet military occupation of Afghanistan came to an end in 1989.YouTube was launched in the US in 2005.In 2017 the Indian space rocketPSLV-C37 successfully launched 104 satellites in a single flight.

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