August 08 in history: Quit India Movement, establishment of ASEAN and more

From Wright Brothers' public showing of first aircraft to beginning of pro-democracy student protests in Burma, a lot happened on this day in history.

1908

Wright Brothers publicly show their flying machine for the first time.

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1942

Quit India Movement launched in Bombay

(Photograph:WION)

1967

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is founded

(Photograph:WION)

1988

Pro-democracy student protest begins in Burma

(Photograph:WION)

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