Most people comprehend history as something which relates to events which happened in the remote past. Well, it is true that history concerns only things which happened in the past but many of these events have made a huge impact on our present. So much so that, many amendments were implemented in our administrative system due to these occurrences and only knowledge of historical events can help us know the reasons why such modifications were made. While many dismiss history as bygones which can be forgotten, there are several others who value its significance. A great author once famously remarked, “History doesn't repeat itself, but it does rhyme.” Therefore, in order to know the whole poem, we need to know the first stanza to relate with the couplet which follows. All the dates in history are important but there are certain ones which make a mark in the pages because of the occurrence of certain events which were no lesser than a whirlwind to mankind, like 15th July for instance. Without wasting much time, let’s proceed to the events which happened on that day and understand why the world considers it a significant one.