September 18 in history: Communal rights in Ahmedabad, Great Fire of Moscow & more

From first photograph of Moon and Earth together to Afghanistan's first legislative election, here's what happened on this day in history

1812

Great Fire of Moscow burns out after 5 days, kills 12,000

(Photograph:WION)

1969

Communal riots erupt in Ahmedabad

(Photograph:WION)

1977

Voyager I takes first photograph of Earth and Moon together

(Photograph:WION)

1998

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is founded

(Photograph:WION)

2005

Afghanistan conducts first legislative election

(Photograph:WION)