- 27% disabled children never went to school - A report by UNESCO and the Tata Institute of Social Sciences
- 50 lakh trees to be planted by 2020 - J & K
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International Day of Cooperatives is an annual United Nations observance held on the first Saturday of July.
It was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in December 1992 to raise public awareness on cooperatives.
Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna (6 July 1930 – 22 November 2016) was an Indian Carnatic vocalist, musician, multi-instrumentalist, playback singer, composer, and character actor.
Balamuralikrishna started his career at the age of six.
He has given over 25,000 concerts worldwide.
Dadabhai Naoroji (4 September 1825 – 30 June 1917), known as the ‘Grand Old Man of India‘, was a Parsi intellectual, educator, cotton trader, and an early Indian political and social leader.
Louis Pasteur (December 27, 1822 – September 28, 1895) was a French chemist and microbiologist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation and pasteurization.
- 1957 The Wimbledon championships was won by Althea Gibson, who became the first black athlete to do so.
- 1951 Born : Geoffrey Rush, Australian actor and producer. He is best known for roles in films Shine, Shakespeare in Love, Quills, Pirates of the Caribbean, The King‘s Speech. He is one of the few people who have won an Academy Award, a Tony Award and an Emmy Award for acting.