January 12 in history: Transmission of first long-distance radio message from Eiffel Tower and more

Turning the pages of history, we saw Indians observing Vivekanand's birthday as National Youth Day this day, US Congress getting a final call for war in Iraq and many more historic events! Let's dive in today's history. 


Bayinnaung is crowned the King of Burma



Long-distance radio message sent from Eiffel Tower for the first time



India begins celebrating Vivekananda's birthday as Nation Youth Day



United States Congress votes for war in Iraq



364 killed in stampede on last day at the Hajj in Mina, Saudi Arabia