1815 – Treaty of Paris was signed following the defeat of Napoleon at Waterloo Battle.
1940 – Romania joins the Axis Powers .
1945 –Nuremburg trials against 24 Nazi war criminals starts following the end of the World War II.
1989 – UN adopts Convention on the Rights of the Child
1923 – South African Writer and Nobel-Laureate Nadine Gordimer was born.
1935 –Sheikh Izzeddin Al-Qassam , who led the first Palestinian unit resisting British forces, passes away.
-Children’s Rights Day .
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