Dec 2 in history: From formation of UAE to Bhopal gas tragedy

From formation of the United Arab Emirates to Bhopal gas tragedy, we have got it all covered for you. Let's take a look at what happened on December 2 -- in history.

1804

Napoleon Bonaparte is crowned Emperor of France in Paris

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1942

Scientists conduct world's first controlled self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction

(Photograph:WION)

1971

UAE is formed by union of six small emirates

(Photograph:WION)

1982

First permanent artificial heart successfully implanted

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1984

Gas leak at Union Carbide plant in Bhopal kills about 15,000

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