February 13th in History: France's first atom bomb test, assassination of Kim Jong-nam and more!

From the first recorded observance of thermionic emission to the suspension of the Egyptian constitution,

We've got it all covered! Let's dive into today's history.

1880

Thomas Edison observes Thermionic emission

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1931

Delhi becomes the capital of undivided India.

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1960

France detonates its first atom bomb in Sahara desert.

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2011

Egypt's military dissolves the parliament, suspends constitution.

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2017

Kim Jong-un's half-brother Kim Jong-nam assassinated at Kuala Lumpur Airport.

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