Today’s history: Gavaskar became the first batsman in the world to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket, know other events of March 7

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new Delhi: Sunil Gavaskar, who is called ‘Little Master’ in the cricket world, achieved the record of scoring 10,000 runs in Test cricket on 7 March 1987. He became the first cricketer in the world to achieve this feat. Although after him many players have touched this pinnacle of runs. countries of the world
7th march date in history The serial details of other important events recorded on this are as follows:-

1911 : Birth of Hiranand Satchidanand Vatsyayan, notable Hindi writer and litterateur.

1952 : West Indies batsman Vivian Richards was born in Antigua.

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1961 : Govind Vallabh Pant passed away.

1969 : Golda Meir was elected the country’s first female prime minister in Israel. He was made prime minister after the death of Levi Eshkol.

1977 : The first general elections were held in Pakistan after 1970 and the first time under civilian rule after Pakistan came into existence in 1947.

1987 : Team India’s iconic former opener Sunil Gavaskar completed 10,000 runs in Test cricket and became the first batsman to achieve this feat.

1987 : Mike Tyson of America won the World Boxing Federation Championship belt at the age of 20. He achieved this feat as the youngest by defeating James Smith in 12 rounds.

2009 : NASA has launched the Kepler telescope, which orbits the sun and continues to reconnaissance of about a million stars like Earth. At that time the Kepler telescope was considered the most powerful telescope in the history of mankind.

2010 : American film director Katherine Bigelow became the first woman to win an Academy Award for Best Director. He was given this award for his 2008 film ‘The Hurt Locker’. 2020: Cases of corona virus infection increased to 34 in the country.

[Attribution to NBT]

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