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It is observed on 12th August every year.

International Youth Day (IYD) is an awareness day designated by the United Nations.

The purpose of the day is to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth.



World Elephant Day is an international annual event on August 12, dedicated to the preservation and protection of the world‘s elephants.



Father of Indian Space Program.

Vikram Ambalal Sarabhai (12 August 1919 – 30 December 1971) was an Indian scientist and innovator.

Dr. Sarabhai was considered as the Father of the Indian space program.




Ian Lancaster Fleming (28 May 1908 – 12 August 1964) was an English author, journalist and naval intelligence officer who is best known for his James Bond series of spy novels.



About IBM Personal Computer :

The IBM Personal Computer, commonly known as the IBM PC, is the original version and progenitor of the IBM PC compatible hardware platform.

It is IBM model number 5150, and was introduced on August 12, 1981.



East India Company‘s rule in India began when the Treaty of Allahabad was signed on Aug 12, 1765

The Treaty marks the political and constitutional involvement and the beginning of Company rule in India.



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