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Great Barrier Reef discovered: 5 historic events on 11th June

India TV News Desk 11 Jun 2015, 16:45:24 IST
India TV News Desk

History is not created in a day! But, a day can bring many changes in history. Following are five historical events that happened this day and changed the future course of the world.

1. In the year 1770, Great Barrier Reef, Australia was discovered by Captain James Cook.

2. In the year 1892, one of the first film studios in the world, named The Limelight Department, was established officially in Melbourne of Australia. 

3. In the year 1973, the Pennsylvania Justice Department approved a ruling that allowed women to get licence for boxing and wrestling.

4. In the year 1991, Microsoft released its MS DOS 5.0 operating system.

5. In the year 2002, United States Congress acknowledged that Antonio Meucci is the first inventor of telephone.