August 08, 2006

Today / 08.08.06

by PG

Today in History (1942) - In Washington, DC, six German would-be saboteurs are executed. On the same day, the Bombay session of the All India Congress Committee passes the Quit India resolution. The British promptly imprison most of the AICC, and a civil disobedience movement across India begins.

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