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Historic Events

1777 – France declares a state of bankruptcy

1780 – American troops are badly defeated by the British at the battle of Camden South Carolina

1812 – American general William hull serenders Detroit without resistance to a smaller British force under general Issac Brock

1896 – Gold is discovered in the Klondike of Canada’s Yukon territory, setting off the Klondike gold rush.

1914 – Liege, Belgium, falls to the Germany army

1930 – British empire games open in Hamilton Canada

1930 – the first color sound cartoon “fiddlesticks” by Ub Iwerks from ex Walt Disney studio is released.

2012 – Wiki leaks founder Julian assange is granted political asylum by Ecuador

SCIENCE

1898 – the loop de loop roller coaster having a section of vertical circular spiral track was patented by Edwin Prescott.

1988 – IBM introduced software for Artificial intelligence

1960 – captain joseph W.Kittinger made the longest delayed parachute jump on record when he bailed out of a balloon at 1,02,800 feet.

SPORTS

1743 – Champion of England title holder Jack Broughton publishes rules of the ring – earliest boxing code

1883 – Dutch soccer club Dordrecht is established

1920 – Ray chapman of Indians is hit in head by Yankees pitcher carl mays he dies the next day in only major league fatality

1936 – the berlin  Olympics equestrian competition concludes with germany winning all 6 gold medals in an unprecedented  team achievement

1997 – for only 2nd time Stanley cup leaves north America

2003 – Cristiano Ronoldo (18) makes his debut for Monchester united and the premier league in 4-0 home victory over Bolton Wanderers

2008- Jamaican sprinter Usain bolt sets new world record of 9.69 seconds to win the coveted 100m gold medal at the Beijing Olympics 2008 summer Olympics.

PC: Quartz