History of 22 July: For those keeping an eye on the depths of space and the movement of moon stars, 22 July last year is recorded with a major event in history. In fact, in 2019, Chandrayaan-2 was flagged off with the Satish Dhawan Space Center (SDSC) at Sriharikota to explore the unexplored aspects of the moon. It is called ‘Bahubali’ the most powerful and huge rocket GSLV-Mark. Launched via This was seen as a major achievement of the country’s space history. A series of other important events recorded on the date of July 22 in the history of the country are as follows: –
1731: Spain signed the Treaty of Vienna.
1918: Indralal Rai, India’s first skilled pilot, was killed in a battle with Germany in London during the First World War.
1969: Soviet Union launched Sputnik 50 and Molniya 112 communication satellites.
1981: India’s first geostationary satellite, Apple, started functioning.
1988: 500 US scientists pledge to boycott research into biological weapons at Pentagon.
1999: International Labor Organization implements work plan for equal wages.
2001: Sher Bahadur Deuba becomes the new Prime Minister of Nepal
2001: Conference of group-eight countries concluded in Geneva.
2003: Air raid in Iraq kills two sons of dictator Saddam Hussein.
2012: Pranab Mukherjee elected the 13th President of India.
2019: Launch of Chandrayaan-2 from Sriharikota.