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#TodayInHistory: 1st world weightlifting championship held


A look at the highlights on this day March 28;

1797 – Nathaniel Briggs patented a washing machine.

1891- 1st world weightlifting championship held

1996 – Actress Angelina Jolie (20) weds actor Jonny Lee Miller (23).

1922 – The 1st microfilm device was introduced.

1999 –Venus Williams beat kid sister Serena 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 to win the Lipton Championships in the first all-sister women’s final in 115 years..

2005 – Former inspector General of Police Nigeria Tafa Balogun arrested and put on trail for committing a N5.7 Billion naira fraud
He plead guilty and was sentenced to sixth month imprisonment.

2006 – Tunji Braithwaite author, publisher and writer dies in Lagos at age 82.

2015 – Buhari the former head of state, retired General Muhammadu Buhari, was elected into power.

That’s it on Today In History.

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