July 22 in history: First ever motor race held in France between Paris and Rouen, and more

Here is what happened in the history today 

1894

First ever motor race is held in France between Paris and Rouen

(Photograph:WION)

1947

Tiranga - The Indian National Flag is adopted by the Constituent Assembly

(Photograph:WION)

2003

Fire breaks out at the top of the Eiffel Tower, about 4000 visitors evacuated

(Photograph:WION)

2011

Twin Terrorist attacks in Oslo and the island of Utøya, Norway, kills 77

(Photograph:WION)

2013

A series of earthquakes in Dingxi, China, kills at least 89

(Photograph:WION)

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