September 12 in history: Greek War of Independence ends, Iraq war, and more

 | Updated: Sep 12, 2021, 09:00 AM IST

A Coup in Ethiopia ousts Emperor Haile Selassie, first African American woman flies into space, and more — here's what happened on this day in the history


Greek War of Independence against Ottoman Empire ends after 8.5 years



Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania sign Baltic Entente against USSR



A coup in Ethiopia ousts Emperor Haile Selassie



Mae Jemison becomes the first African American woman to fly in space



Iraq War: In Fallujah, U.S. forces mistakenly shoot & kill 8 Iraqi police officers