August 21 in history: Musharraf's presidency plans, establishment of PETA and more

Updated: Aug 21, 2020, 08:33 AM(IST)

From Battle of Vimeiro to theft of Mona Lisa, here's what happened on this day in history

1808

France is defeated at the Battle of Vimeiro

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1911

Mona Lisa is stolen from the Louvre in Paris

(Photograph:WION)

1980

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is founded

(Photograph:WION)

1986

Limnic eruption in Cameroon kills about 1746 people and 3000 livestock

(Photograph:WION)

2002

 Pakistan President Musharraf amends constitution to extend his term

(Photograph:WION)

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