Today in History: South African PM assassinated, Jews asked to wear star, more

Know what happened today...years ago

1870

A Woman casts her Vote in the US for the first time

(Photograph:WION)

1941

All Jews over age 6 in German territories are ordered to wear a star

(Photograph:WION)

1966

South African Prime Minister & architect of apartheid Hendrik Verwoerd is assassinated

(Photograph:WION)

1991

USSR recognises the independence of Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania

(Photograph:WION)

2018

India's Supreme Court legalises homosexuality
 

(Photograph:WION)

Read in App