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The Indo-Pakistani War of 1971

The Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 was a military confrontation between India and Pakistan that occurred during the Bangladesh Liberation War in East Pakistan from 3 December 1971 to the fall of Dacca (Dhaka) on 16 December 1971.

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities is an international observance, observed every year on 3 December, is promoted by the United Nations since 1992. It has been observed with varying degrees of success around the planet.

Neon sign

In the signage industry, neon signs are electric signs lighted by long luminous gas-discharge tubes that contain rarefied neon or other gases. They are the most common use for neon lighting, which was first demonstrated in a modern form in December 3

Konkona Sen Sharma is an Indian actress born

Konkona Sen Sharma (born 3 December 1979) is an Indian actress, writer, and director who works primarily in Hindi and Bengali films. She has received two National Film Awards and four Filmfare Awards. The daughter of filmmaker–actress Aparna Sen

Remembering Major Dhyan Chand

Major Dhyan Chand (29 August 1905 – 3 December 1979) was an Indian field hockey player widely regarded as the greatest field hockey player in history and one of the greatest players of all time according to Britannica Encyclopaedia.

Nandalal Bose was born

Nandalal Bose (3 December 1882 – 16 April 1966) was one of the pioneers of modern Indian art and a key figure of Contextual Modernism. A pupil of Abanindranath Tagore, Bose was known for his "Indian style" of painting.

Manik Bandopadhyay was an Indian writer and novelist

Manik Bandopadhyay (19 May 1908 – 3 December 1956) was an Indian writer and novelist, regarded as one of the major figures of 20th century Bengali literature. During a lifespan of 48 years, battling with illness and financial crisis

Rajendra Prasad was the first President of the Republic of India

Rajendra Prasad, (born December 3, 1884, Zeradei, Bihar—died February 28, 1963, Patna), Indian politician, lawyer, and journalist who was the first President of the Republic of India (1950–62).

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The Indo-Pakistani War of 1971

The Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 was a military confrontation between India and Pakistan that occurred during the Bangladesh Liberation War in East Pakistan from 3 December 1971 to the fall of Dacca (Dhaka) on 16 December 1971.
TODAY IN HISTORY

Rajendra Prasad was the first President of the Republic of India

Rajendra Prasad, (born December 3, 1884, Zeradei, Bihar—died February 28, 1963, Patna), Indian politician, lawyer, and journalist who was the first President of the Republic of India (1950–62).

Manik Bandopadhyay was an Indian writer and novelist

Manik Bandopadhyay (19 May 1908 – 3 December 1956) was an Indian writer and novelist, regarded as one of the major figures of 20th century Bengali literature. During a lifespan of 48 years, battling with illness and financial crisis

Remembering Major Dhyan Chand

Major Dhyan Chand (29 August 1905 – 3 December 1979) was an Indian field hockey player widely regarded as the greatest field hockey player in history and one of the greatest players of all time according to Britannica Encyclopaedia.

Neon sign

In the signage industry, neon signs are electric signs lighted by long luminous gas-discharge tubes that contain rarefied neon or other gases. They are the most common use for neon lighting, which was first demonstrated in a modern form in December 3

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities is an international observance, observed every year on 3 December, is promoted by the United Nations since 1992. It has been observed with varying degrees of success around the planet.
FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS TODAY

Nandalal Bose was born

Nandalal Bose (3 December 1882 – 16 April 1966) was one of the pioneers of modern Indian art and a key figure of Contextual Modernism. A pupil of Abanindranath Tagore, Bose was known for his "Indian style" of painting.

Konkona Sen Sharma is an Indian actress born

Konkona Sen Sharma (born 3 December 1979) is an Indian actress, writer, and director who works primarily in Hindi and Bengali films. She has received two National Film Awards and four Filmfare Awards. The daughter of filmmaker–actress Aparna Sen