On this Day

11th January

1913 “Mona Lisa 2” was recovered after two years. It was stolen from the Louvre Museum.

1931  Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Ireland and Newfoundland were given complete legislative independence by the Statute of Westminster.

1936  Edward VIII announces in a radio broadcast that he is going to step down from the British throne to marry Wallis Simpson.

1946  United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund(UNICEF) was established.


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