Ephemeris of August 15

Ephemeris of August 15

1947: Great Britain grants theindependence from India and in the future Pakistan.

1944: The allies, mainly French from the colonies, land in Provence.

1534: The Basque Ignatius of Loyola founds theJesuit order.

778: The count of the march of Brittany Roland, ally of Charlemagne, died during a surprise attack of the Vascons (Basques), in the pass of Roncesvalles (Pyrenees).

- 30: The last queen of Egypt, Cleopatra VII, takes his own life following the defeat against Octave, the future Augustus, and the suicide of his lover Marc-Antoine.

Video: Photography Online - February 2020. Photographing Richmond Park in London and composition