On the day of October 16, many important events that changed the map of the world took place. On this day, many stars of art, politics and literature were born in various fields, and prominent literary, political and artistic personalities also left us, and today coincides with the celebration of annual events periodically, and this is what We will review it in the next report.
Important events in world history
1793 – Queen Marie Antoinette, wife of Louis XVI of France executed for treason.
1933 – King Fouad signs a decree establishing the Arabic Language Academy in Cairo.
1970 – Mohamed Anwar El-Sadat officially assumes the presidency of Egypt, succeeding Gamal Abdel Nasser, after he assumed the acting presidency since his death as Vice President.
2002 – Opening of the new Library of Alexandria in Egypt.
1758 – Noah Webster, American linguist.
1854 –Oscar Wilde, Irish playwright, novelist and poet.
1854 – Karl Kautsky, German/Czech philosopher (b.
1868 – Ahmed Shawky, an Egyptian poet nicknamed the Prince of Poets.
1888 – Eugene O’Neill, American writer, winner of the 1936 Nobel Prize in Literature.
1918 – Louis Althusser, French philosopher.
1927 – Gunter Grass, German writer, Nobel Prize laureate in literature in 1999.
1971 – Said Abu Bakr, Egyptian actor.
2011 –Omar Hariri, Egyptian actor.
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