This Week in History
February 5, 1897
- The famous Kurdish historian, Mohammed Ali Awni, was born in Cairo, Egypt, in February 5, 1897. -The Korean giant company, LG, put Kurdish language in to the LG Cel phone system for the first time in February 5, 2007
February 6, 1935
-On February 6, 1935, the Kurdish Writer and poet, Ahmad Mukhtar Jaf passed away. The Iraqi President, Jalal Talabani, received Ban Ki-moon, the eighth and current Secretary-General of the United Nations, in Baghdad in February 6, 2009.
February 7, 1900
- On February 7, 1900, The Workers Party was founded in Great Britain.
February 8, 2005
- On February 8, 2005, the Kurdish tourists departed Erbil toward Jordan using Erbil International Airport.
February 9, 1960
- Kurdistan Democratic Party received working license in February 9, 1960. -The International Committee of the Red Cross, which is a humanitarian institution based in Geneva, Switzerland, founded in February 9, 1963.
February 10, 1137
The Muslim of Kurdish origin, Salahaddin Ayubi better known in the Western world as Saladin, was born in February 10, 1137. He was the first Sultan of Egypt and Syria and the founder of the Ayyubid dynasty; He led the Muslim opposition against the European Crusaders in the Levant.