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On This Day: The Taj Mahal was ready on this day, know the important events of May 9 recorded in history

The work of construction of Taj Mahal was completed today

The Taj Mahal is built with white marble. It has four minarets in its four corners. Shah Jahan had brought artisans from Baghdad and Turkey to make this wonderful thing.

In history, the day of May 9 is special in many ways. The Azim Shahkar Taj Mahal, built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal, was completed on May 9. The Taj Mahal is the tomb of Mumtaz Mahal, the third wife of Shah Jahan. After the death of Mumtaz, Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in her memory. It is said that Mumtaz Mahal had expressed his desire to have a tomb built at the time of his death, after which Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal. The Taj Mahal is built with white marble. It has four minarets in its four corners. Shah Jahan had brought artisans from Baghdad and Turkey to make this wonderful thing.

Apart from this, the day of May 9 also became a witness to a sad incident when three hundred people died due to landslide in Nambiza region of South American country Ecuador on this day in 1993. The sequence of other important events recorded on the date of May 9 in the history of the country and the world is as follows.

1502: Christopher Columbus, considered the world’s greatest explorer and explorer of the New World, began his fourth voyage from Cadiz, Spain, to find a way to Asia.
1540: Birth of Maharana Pratap of Mewar, who fought with the Mughal ruler Akbar for many years.
1653: The construction of the Taj Mahal, a world famous historical building and one of the wonders of the world, was completed after 22 years of continuous hard work.
1689: British ruler William III declared war with France.
1866: Great leader, social reformer and thinker Gopal Krishna Gokhale was born.
1874: The first horse-drawn tram car was introduced in Bombay (now Mumbai).
1946: The first Satyagraha movement against Portuguese rule started in Goa under the leadership of Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia.
1947: The global financial institution World Bank gave its first loan to France. After the Second World War, France had asked for a loan of $ 500 million for reconstruction and the World Bank, established in 1944, gave it a loan of half that means $ 250 million.
1955: West Germany became a member of NATO and the German flag was hoisted at the NATO headquarters in France.
1960: The US Food and Drug Administration approved the first contraceptive pill.
1975: The first electric typing machine was made. 1986: Mountaineer Tenzing Norgay died.
1993: Three hundred people died in a landslide in the Nambiza region of the South American country of Ecuador.
2012: US President Barack Obama supported same-sex marriage.

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