August 01 in history: Abolition of slavery, start of Non-Cooperation movement in India and more

Discovery of oxygen to founding Japan Airlines (JAL), here's a look at what happened on this day in the past

1774

Joseph Priestley discovers oxygen

(Photograph:WION)

1834

Slavery is abolished

(Photograph:WION)

1920

Non-Cooperation movement launched in India

(Photograph:WION)

1944

 WWII: Warsaw Uprising against Nazi occupation breaks out

(Photograph:WION)

1951

Japan Airlines (JAL) is founded

(Photograph:WION)