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The UN General Assembly, in its Resolution 57/277 , designated 23 June as Public Service Day (A/RES/57/277).

The UN Public Service Day intends to celebrate the value and virtue of public service to the community; highlight the contribution of public service in the development process; recognize the work of public servants, and encourage young people to pursue careers in the public sector.

 

 

International Widows Day is a United Nations ratified day of action to address the ‘poverty and injustice faced by millions of widows and their dependents in many countries‘.

The day takes place annually on 23 June.

 


 

Jonas Edward Salk (28 October 1914 – 23 June 1995) was an American medical researcher and virologist.

He discovered and developed the first successful polio vaccine.

 

 

A typewriter is a mechanical or electromechanical machine for writing in characters similar to those produced by printer‘s movable type by means of keyboard-operated types striking a ribbon to transfer ink or carbon impressions onto paper.

Typically one character is printed on each keypress.

 

 

23 June 1894 The International Olympic Committee is founded at the Sorbonne in Paris, at the initiative of Baron Pierre de Coubertin .

International Olympic Committee :

The International Olympic Committee is an international non-profit, non-governmental organization based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre de Coubertin, on 23 June 1894 with Demetrios Vikelas as its first president.

 

 


 

- 2013 American highwire artist Nik Wallenda became the first person to successfully walk across the Grand Canyon on a tight rope. He also walked across Niagara Falls a year earlier.

- 2013 Died : Richard Matheson, American novelist, short story writer and screenwriter. His best known work is the horror novel I Am Legend.

 

 

1. LEGION (NOUN): mass

Synonyms: throng, flock Antonyms: one, individual

Example sentence:

A legion of students surrounded the professor when he left the classroom.

 

 

500 General Science One Liner Question and Answers

One liner 500 general science question and answers you can download.

 

 

(Q) Silent Valley National Park is situated in the state of ?

(A) Karnataka

(B) Odisha

(C) Andhra Pradesh

(D) Kerala

To know the answer Click below

 


 
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