This Day in History: According to the Gregorian calendar, 3 October is the 276th day of the year and the 277th day of a leap year.
On this day let’s see some important events and anniversaries. We have compiled a list of some monumental events that happened worldwide on 3 October as well as the birthdays of famous people.
The West Asian country came under British control in 1920, after the end of the First World War. After taking control of the country, the British installed the deposed Syrian King Faisal I as the King of Iraq.
3rd OCTOBER HISTORY NEWS : 1932 - Iraq gains independence from the United Kingdom#history #news #world #October #TheWhiteLeaves #Iraq #UnitedKingdom #Independence #WorldWar1 #LeagueofNations #Ottoman #Turkey #Britain pic.twitter.com/lmrBIAt1GJ— White Leaves (@TW54654130) October 3, 2021
Called Operation Hurricane the test was conducted near the Montebello Islands in Western Australia. The operation made the UK the third country to have nuclear weapons, the United States and the Soviet Union were the first two.
On 3rd October 1977, Indira Gandhi got arrested on the charges of the Jeep scam (Corruption). Although it was revealed that there is no evidence against her and this political mistake of the Janata Party is called ‘Operation Blunder’ in Indian history.
On this day in 1975, Prime Minister Indira Gandhi declared an emergency in India.(From June 25 1975 To March 21 1977)— S K (@SKumar9430) June 25, 2022
The press was blacklisted & Political opponents of Indira Gandhi were mainly arrested.
This represents India’s biggest internal loss.
Subhash Mukhopadhyay was an Indian scientist, physician from Jharkhand, India. He created the world’s second and India’s first child using Vitro fertilization. The girl’s name is Kanupriya Agarwal and she was born on 3rd October 1978
1970s :: Doctor Subhash Mukherjee Who Was The Creator of World's Second and India's First Test Tube Baby In 1978— indianhistorypics (@IndiaHistorypic) July 9, 2022
But His Breakthrough Discovery Was Neglected by West Bengal Govt and He Committed Suicide In 1981 pic.twitter.com/HB7yq52ULa
STS-51-J was the 21st NASA Space Shuttle mission and the first flight of Space Shuttle Atlantis. It launched from Kennedy Space Center, Florida, on 3 October 1985, carrying a payload for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), and landed at Edwards Air Force Base, California, on 7 October 1985.
STS-51-J was the 21st NASA Space Shuttle mission and the first flight of Space Shuttle Atlantis.— Interesting Engineering (@IntEngineering) October 3, 2019
It launched from Kennedy Space Center, Florida, on 3 October 1985.#engineering #spaceshuttle #atlantis
📷 NASA pic.twitter.com/DKkwKisIMa
The 2010 Commonwealth Games, officially known as the XIX Commonwealth Games and commonly known as Delhi 2010, was an international multi-sport event that was held in Delhi, India, from 3 to 14 October 2010.