Colombian Declaration of Independence refers to the historic events of July 20, 1810, in Santa Fe de Bogota, which resulted in the establishment of a junta in that capital. This experience in self-government eventually led to the creation of the Republic of Colombia.
Giorgio Morandi (July 20, 1890 – June 18, 1964) was an Italian painter and printmaker who specialized in still life. His paintings are noted for their tonal subtlety in depicting apparently simple subjects, which were limited mainly to vases, bottles, bowls, flowers and landscapes.
Today, for her 153rd birthday, we salute Ida B. Wells with a Doodle that commemorates her journalistic mettle and her unequivocal commitment to the advancement of civil liberties.
Elle a été instituée par la loi en 1880, en référence à une double date, celle du 14 juillet 1789, date de la prise de la Bastille, jour symbolique entraînant la fin de la monarchie absolue, suivi de la fin de la société d’ordres et des privilèges, et celle du 14 juillet 1790, jour d’union nationale lors de la Fête de la Fédération
New Horizons is an interplanetary space probe that was launched on January 19, 2006, as part of NASA’s New Frontiers program. Built by the Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) and the Southwest Research Institute, with a team led by S. Alan Stern, the spacecraft was launched to study [img]Pluto[/img], its moons and the Kuiper Belt, performing flybys of the [img]Pluto[/img] system and one or more Kuiper Belt Objects (KBOs).
The National Monument (Indonesian: Monumen Nasional, abbreviated Monas) is a 132 m (433ft) tower in the centre of Merdeka Square, Central Jakarta, symbolizing the fight for Indonesia. It is the national monument of the Republic of Indonesia, built to commemorate the struggle for Indonesian independence.
Eiji Tsuburaya was born on July 7th 1901 in Sukagawa, a city located in Fukushima (Japan). He was a special effects director, one of the co-creators of the Godzilla series, as well as the main creator of Ultraman.
The Venezuelan Declaration of Independence (Cinco de Julio) is a statement adopted by a congress of Venezuelan provinces on July 5, 1811, through which Venezuelans made the decision to separate from the Spanish Crown in order to establish a new nation based on the premises of equality of individuals, abolition of censorship and dedication to freedom of expression.
The 2015 FIFA is the seventh FIFA , the quadrennial international women’s football world championship tournament. In March 2011, Canada won the right to host the event, the first time the country will host the tournament and the third time it has been held in North America. Matches will be played in six cities across … Continue reading Women’s World Cup 2015
Independence Day, observed annually on 5 July every year, is a National Holiday in Algeria commemorating the nation’s independence from the France colonisation on 5 July 1962.