Do you know when was Twilight premiered in Los Angeles? Do you know when was Aishwarya Rai crowned 44th Miss World? Do you know when Albert Einstein presented the quantum theory? Know about it and more in our, “This Week, That Year” from November 13th to November 19th.
On this day in the year 2014, Rohit Sharma of India had set a new record of 264 runs against Sri Lanka in an ODI Innings in cricket. Rohit is a right-handed batsman and an occasional right-arm off break bowler who is seen playing for Mumbai in domestic cricket.
Famed scientist Albert Einstein in his study at home.
While November 14th is often reckoned as Children’s Day, it was on this date in the year 1908, when the renowned German-born theoretical physicist, Albert Einstein presented the quantum theory.
In 1961, United Nations banned the use of nuclear arms. Whereas, on the same day, in 1989 Test Cricket debut of Waqar Younis & Sachin Tendulkar took place at Karachi.
On November 16th, in the year 1988 Pakistan’s Benazir Bhutto’s PPP won the 1st free Pakistani elections in 11 years. Whereas, in the year 2009 “The Twilight Saga: New Moon”, based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by Chris Weitz, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, premiered in Los Angeles.
On November 17th, in the year 2008 “Twilight”, based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by Catherine Hardwicke, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, premiered in Los Angeles.
American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, & lecturer, Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by his pen name Mark Twain published “Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County”, on this day in the year 1865. In 1994, “Star Trek: Generations” a film directed by David Carson and starring Patrick Stewart was also premiered on this day.
It was on this day in the year 1994, when the Indian Actress and Model, Aishwarya Rai, was crowned as the 44th Miss World pageant.
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