This day 26 December 2019 in Malawian’s history, world history and which celebrities were born today!

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On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world

Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more!

AFRICA – [SOUTH AFRICA]

1995 – Paul Adams becomes South Afric’s youngest Test Cricket player at 18 yrs 340 days

1938 – Tom Goddard takes a cricket hat-trick for England v South Africa

AFRICA – [DRC]

1995  –   At least 50 people were killed in Goma, Congo, in rioting between two army units guarding Rwandan refugees. Many civilians were killed.

2004 – Government troops in eastern Congo battled Rwandan militiamen in growing violence between the former allies from the country’s bloody 1998-2002 war.

THE WORLD

1606 – First known performance of William Shakespeare’s tragedy ‘ King Lear” before the court of King James I at Whitehall, London

1914 – US Government protests British interference with American merchant ships at sea, on the same day Germans announce they will treat food as contraband, subject to seizure, weakens Americans protest

FAMOUS BIRTHDAY’S

1958 –   Adrian Newey, British Formula One engineer, born in Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

1974 – Tony Brackens

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