CAIRO – 1 August 2021: On August 1, many important events took place.
Important world events:
1498 - Christopher Columbus discovers Venezuela.
1790 - The first census was conducted in the United States. The population at that time was 4 million citizens in thirteen states.
1933 - The first flight of an Egyptian national airline between Cairo and Alexandria took place.
1967 - Israel occupies East Jerusalem.
2005 - Prince Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz becomes king of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia after the death of King Fahd bin Abdul Aziz.