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

Updated: Jul 22, 2021, 07:52 AM(IST)

Here is what happened in the history today 

1894

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

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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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