Nov 16 in history: From commencement of UNESCO to retirement of Sachin Tendulkar

Updated: Nov 16, 2020, 09:20 AM(IST)

From the commencement of UNESCO to Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar's retirement, we have got it all covered for you.

Here's what happened on this day -- in history.


Swiss chemist Dr. Albert Hofmann synthesizes LSD (Lysergic acid diethylamide)



United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is founded



Soviet Union launches 'Venera 3' space probe toward Venus



Benazir Bhutto becomes first woman to be elected as Pakistan's prime minister 



Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar retires after playing cricket for 24 years


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