Thu, 06 May 2021 - 03:41 GMT
FILE - King Farouk became Egypt's King in 1936
CAIRO – 6 May 2021: On May 6, many important events took place.
Important world events:
636 - Muslims enter the city of Baalbek after the reconciliation between its people and Muslim leaders Abu Ubaidah bin Al-Jarrah and Khaled bin Al-Walid.
1889 - The Eiffel Tower opens to the public.
1936 - King Farouk returns to Egypt from England after becoming king.
2015 - Tunisian Shukry al-Mabkhout wins the International Prize for Arabic Fiction for his novel "El-Taliani" [The Italian].