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Jamsetji Nusrawan ji Tata, one of the early industrialists of India, died on 19 May and Nathu Ram Godse, who shot Mahatma Gandhi’s chest, stepped into this world on 19 May. The sequence of other important events recorded in history in the name of May 19 is as follows.
1521: Usmani army overpowers Yugoslavia’s capital Belgrade in the Balkan Peninsula after a terrible battle.
1536: Anne Boleyn, the second wife of King Henry VIII of England and mother of Queen Elizabeth I, was put to death after being convicted of adultery.
1743: Jean Pierre Christine developed the centigrade temperature scale in 1743.
1892: Noted playwright and poet Oscar Wilde is released from prison after a two-year sentence. He was sentenced for the crime of homosexuality. Homosexuality was illegal in Britain at that time.
1904: The death of Jamshedji Tata, the founder of the Tata group, one of the earliest industrialists of India.
1910: Birth of Nathu Ram Godse. In history, he is recorded as the murderer of the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.
1913: Birth of Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy, who became the sixth President of the country.
1934: Birth of the famous Indian writer Ruskin Bond.
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