Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 03:47 GMT
Egyptian election law issued granting women to vote in 1956 - Press photo
CAIRO – 3 March 2021: On March 3, many important events that changed the world map took place.
1857 - Second Opium War breaks out: Britain and France start war on China.
1861 - Alexander II of Russia signs the Manifesto of Emancipation of Slaves.
1875 - A game of ice hockey is organized for the first time ever in closed halls, in Montreal, Canada.
1956 - The Egyptian election law, in which women are granted the right to vote for the first time, is issued.
2014 - Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences awards “12 Years of Slavery” the Academy Award as Best Film, Matthew McConaughey as Best Actor, and Cate Blanchett as Best Actress.
1912 – Fakher Fakher, Egyptian actor.
1917 - Samira Moussa, Egyptian atom scientist.
1928 - Abdullah Farghaly, Egyptian actor
1942 - Sana Younes, Egyptian actress.
1948 - Mohamed Sobhy, Egyptian actor, author and director.
1950 - Soheir Ramzy, Egyptian actress.
1955 - Mohamed El-Helou, Egyptian singer.