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LeninDec 20, 1917

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Hermann GoeringFeb 26, 1935

Malcolm XJun 28, 1964

Aung San Suu KyiSep 24, 1994

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Formed - Historical Events
Date Event
43

The Second Triumvirate alliance of Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus ("Octavian", later "Caesar Augustus"), Marcus Aemilius Lepidus, and Mark Antony is formed.

BC
AD
1256-04-13

The Grand Union of the Augustinian order formed when Pope Alexander IV issues a papal bull Licet ecclesiae catholicae.

1348-04-07

Prague U, 1st university in central Europe, formed by Charles IV

1440-02-21

The Prussian Confederation is formed.

1537-08-25

The Honourable Artillery Company, the oldest surviving regiment in the British Army, and the second most senior, is formed.

1750-11-11

The F.H.C. Society, also known as the Flat Hat Club, was formed at Raleigh Tavern, Williamsburg, Virginia. It was the first college fraternity.

1773-10-14

The first recorded Ministry of Education, the Komisja Edukacji Narodowej (Polish for Commission of National Education), is formed in Poland.

1789-05-12

Society of St Tammany is formed by Revolutionary War soldiers. It later becomes an infamous group of NYC political bosses

1792-09-22

French First Republic formed by the National Convention, stripping French King of his powers

1805-02-15

Harmony Society is officially formed.

1833-12-04

American Anti-Slavery Society formed by Arthur Tappan in Phila

1849-12-21

1st US skating club formed (Phila)

1857-10-10

American Chess Association formed (NYC)

1864-05-26

Territory of Montana formed

1865-02-04

Hawaiian Board of Education formed

1866-01-12

The Royal Aeronautical Society is formed in London.

1867-07-01

The Dominion of Canada is formed, comprising the provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario & Quebec, with John A. Macdonald serving as the first Prime Minister

1868-04-18

San Francisco Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals formed

1874-07-04

Social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed

1881-03-28

"Greatest Show On Earth" was formed by PT Barnum & James A Bailey

1885-05-02

Congo Free State formed by King Leopold II of Belgium

1886-12-08

American Federation of Labor (AFL) formed by 26 craft unions Samuel Gompers elected AFL president

1886-12-22

1st national accountants' society in US formed (NYC)

1889-01-22

Columbia Phonograph was formed in Washington, D.C.

1895-05-25

The Republic of Formosa is formed, with Tang Ching-sung as the president.

1895-12-17

Anti-Saloon League of America formed, Washington, DC

1898-03-25

Intercollegiate Trapshooting Association formed in NYC

1900-02-27

In London, the Trade Union Congress and the Independent Labour Party (formed in 1893) meet, resulting in a Labour Representative Committee and eventually the modern Labour Party in 1906

1900-12-16

A National Civic Federation is formed in the US to arbitrate labor disputes

1903-10-10

The Women's Social and Political Union was formed by Emmeline Pankhurst to fight for women's rights in Britain.

1905-02-23

Rotary Club International formed by 4 men in Chicago

1905-10-26

First Soviet (workers' council) formed, St Petersburg, Russia

1908-03-12

The Pan-Macedonian group is formed in Athens to support the Greek Struggle for Macedonia.

1909-08-02

Army Air Corps formed as Army takes 1st delivery from Wright Brothers

1909-11-07

Knights of St Peter Claver founded in Mobile, Alabama; Ladies Auxiliary formed in 1922

1910-09-06

Saskatchewan (then Regina) Roughrider football club formed

1911-03-13

The Colonial-Born and Settlers Indian Association is formed at a meeting in Durban, South Africa, and has at its aim to fight the infamous 3 poll tax

1911-12-29

SF Symphony formed

1914-09-26

Federal Trade Commission formed to regulate interstate commerce

1916-07-07

The New Zealand Labour party is formed

1916-07-15

Boeing Company (Pacific Aero) formed by William Boeing in Seattle Wash

1917-09-02

Deutsche Vaterlands Partei formed by admiral Tirpitz

1917-12-20

Cheka formed - Soviet state security force and forerunner to the KGB, under Felix Dzerzhinsky after decree by Lenin

1920-08-14

Little Entente formed by Czechoslovakia & Yugoslavia

1921-11-04

The Sturmabteilung or SA (the "Brown Shirts") is formally formed by Adolf Hitler

1922-04-27

Yakut ASSR formed in Russian SFSR

1923-03-30

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, formed at Howard U in 1920, incorporates

1923-04-06

The first Prefects Board in Southeast Asia is formed in Victoria Institution, Malaysia.

1923-08-09

NY State Golf Association formed

1924-04-01

The Royal Canadian Air Force is formed.

1924-05-03

Aleph Zadik Aleph is formed in Omaha, Nebraska by Sam Beber.

1924-05-11

Mercedes-Benz is formed by Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz merging the two companies.

1925-08-05

Plaid Cymru is formed with the aim of disseminating knowledge of the Welsh language, which is in danger of dying out.

1926-03-03

International Greyhound Racing Association formed (Miami, Fla)

1926-09-09

The U.S. National Broadcasting Company formed.

1930-09-20

Syro-Malankara Catholic Church is formed by Archbishop Mar Ivanios.

1934-12-10

Saint-Adelbert cooperation formed by Catholic elite

1935-02-26

German Luftwaffe is re-formed under Reichsmarshall Hermann Goering

1936-06-28

The Japanese puppet state of Mengjiang is formed in northern China.

1936-10-31

The Boy Scouts of the Philippines was formed.

1939-04-13

In India, the Hindustani Lal Sena (Indian Red Army) is formed and vows to engage in armed struggle against the British.

1939-05-03

The All India Forward Bloc is formed by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.

1939-08-20

1st black bowling league formed (National Bowling Assoc)

1939-10-14

BMI (Broadcast Music Incorporated) formed

1942-03-19

Thoroughbred Racing Association of US formed in Chicago

1942-05-22

The Steel Workers Organizing Committee disbands, and a new trade union, the United Steelworkers, is formed.

1942-06-13

US Office of Strategic Services (OSS) formed

1945-04-20

Cleveland Browns organization formed by Arthur "Mickey" McBride

1946-06-06

The Basketball Association of America is formed in New York City.

1946-07-03

The Cape Passive Resistance Council is formed at a mass meeting in Cape Town, attended by 1,500 people

1946-11-04

UN Educational, Scientific, & Cultural Organization formed

1948-08-23

World Council of Churches formed by 147 churches from 44 countries

1949-09-13

Ladies Pro Golf Association of America formed in NYC

1949-10-07

German Democratic Republic formed from Russian occupation zone (National Day). Wilhelm Pieck becomes 1st president, Otto Greatwohl becomes 1st premier

1950-08-15

Srikakulam district is formed in Andhra Pradesh, India.

1954-06-15

UEFA (Union des Associations Européennes de Football) is formed in Basle, Switzerland.

1958-01-03

The West Indies Federation is formed.

1959-08-01

New Continental baseball league formed

1960-07-01

The independent Somali Democratic Republic, commonly known as Somalia, is formed out of former British and Italian territories

1960-12-20

National Front for the Liberation of Vietnam is formed.

1963-05-25

Organization for African Unity formed by Chad, Mauritania & Zambia

1963-09-16

Malaysia formed from Malaya, Singapore, Br No Borneo & Sarawak

1964-06-28

Organization for Afo-American Unity formed in NY by Malcolm X

1965-11-08

British Indian Ocean Territory formed

1968-10-09

About 2,000 students from Queen's University Belfast tried to march to Belfast City Hall in protest against 'police brutality' on 5 October in Derry; the march was blocked by loyalists led by Ian Paisley and after the demonstration, a student civil rights group—People's Democracy—was formed

1968-10-16

The People's Democracy (PD), formed on Oct 9, organise a march of 1,300 students from the Queen's University of Belfast to the City Hall in the centre of the city, Northern Ireland

1968-10-19

Derry Citizen's Action Committee, formed on Oct 9, stage an illegal sit-down at Guildhall Square as part of large civil disobedience campaign

1969-02-06

The New Ulster Movement is formed to promote moderate and non-sectarian policies and to assist those candidates who supported Terence O'Neill, then Northern Ireland Prime Minister

1970-04-21

The Alliance Party of Northern Ireland (APNI) is formed; it attempts to appeal to Catholics and Protestant to unite in support of moderate policies

1970-11-12

The Northern Ireland Housing Executive (NIHE) is formed; the NIHE gradually took over control of the building and allocation of public sector housing in Northern Ireland

1971-07-06

White House Plumbers unit formed to plug news leaks

1971-12-11

The Libertarian Party of the United States is formed.

1972-07-12

Twelve years after the banning of the ANC and Pan Africanist Congress, a new political movement, the Black People Convention is formed after a three day long conference in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

1973-01-01

West African Economic Community formed (Benin, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Upper Volta)

1974-11-15

International Energy Agency formed in Paris within OECD framework in the wake of the 1973 oil crisis

1977-06-29

South Africa opposition party, the New Republic Party (NRP), is formed after the integration of the United Party (UP) and Democratic Party (DP)

1977-07-26

The 'Committee of 10' formed by prominent Soweto residents, issues a programme for the election of a new community board to have total autonomy in Soweto, South Africa

1979-06-01

Vizianagaram district is formed in Andhra Pradesh, India.

1979-11-08

The Chilean Communist Party (Proletarian Action) is formed.

1987-06-27

In South Africa, the Afrikaans Protestant Church, a breakaway faction of Dutch Reformed Church, is formed

1988-08-11

Al-Qaeda formed

1994-09-24

National League for Democracy is formed by Aung San Suu Kyi and various others to help fight against dictatorship in Myanmar.

1995-01-30

Norway's Statoil announces a newly formed consortium that will supply Norwegian natural gas to the European continent

1996-03-07

The first democratically elected Palestinian parliament is formed.

1997-07-09

Baseball's triple A American Association (formed in 1902) votes to disband

1998-09-18

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is formed.

2000-07-10

EADS, the world's second largest aerospace group is formed by the merger of Aérospatiale-Matra, DASA, and CASA.

2001-05-03

The United States loses its seat on the U.N. Human Rights Commission for the first time since the commission was formed in 1947.

2002-10-27

The ITV Network aired a constant regional service for the last time in England and Wales, but LWT lost its identity completely. All companies (except UTV, Channel, Scottish TV & Grampian TV) formed the national ITV1 with regional references only before regional programmes.

2003-06-27

The United States National Do Not Call Registry, formed to combat unwanted telemarketing calls and administered by the Federal Trade Commission, enrolls almost three-quarters of a million phone numbers on its first day.

2003-07-07

The United Communist Party of Armenia is formed.

2004-03-03

Belgian brewer Interbrew and Brazilian rival AmBev agreed to merge in a $11.2 billion deal that formed InBev, the world's largest brewer.

2007-05-08

A new Northern Ireland Executive is formed under the leadership of Ian Paisley of the Democratic Unionist Party as First Minister and Martin McGuinness of Sinn Féin as Deputy First Minister.

2012-11-01

Scientists detect evidence of light from the universe's first stars, predicted to have formed 500 million years after the big bang

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Formed - Birthdays
Date Event
1494-02-20

Johan Friis, chancellor (Denmark, helped formed Lutheranism)

1937-10-26

Dave Gavitt, formed Basketball's Big East Conference (1979)

Formed - Deaths
Date Event
1969-06-11

John L Lewis, formed (Congress of Industrial Org), dies at 89

1995-09-22

Arthur Benfield, formed head of Cheshire CID, dies at 82


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