Sunday, May 29, 2011

Today in History..

May 29

1453 - Constantinople fell to Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II, ending the Byzantine Empire.

1660 - Charles II was restored to the English throne after the Puritan Commonwealth.

1721 - South Carolina was formally incorporated as a royal colony.

1765 - Patrick Henry denounced the Stamp Act before Virginia's House of Burgesses.

1790 - Rhode Island became the last of the original thirteen colonies to ratify the U.S. Constitution.

1827 - The first nautical school opened in Nantucket, MA, under the name Admiral Sir Isaac Coffin’s Lancasterian School.

1848 - Wisconsin became the 30th state to join the United States.

1849 - A patent for lifting vessels was granted to Abraham Lincoln.

1910 - An airplane raced a train from Albany, NY, to New York City. The airplane pilot Glenn Curtiss won the $10,000 prize.

1911 - The first running of the Indianapolis 500 took place.

1912 - Fifteen women were dismissed from their jobs at the Curtis Publishing Company in Philadelphia, PA, for dancing the Turkey Trot while on the job.

1916 - The official flag of the president of the United States was adopted.

1916 - U.S. forces invaded Dominican Republic and remained until 1924.

1922 - Ecuador became independent.

1922 - The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that organized baseball was a sport, not subject to antitrust laws.

1932 - World War I veterans began arriving in Washington, DC. to demand cash bonuses they were not scheduled to receive for another 13 years.

1951 - C.F. Blair became the first man to fly over the North Pole in single engine plane.

1953 - Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay became first men to reach the top of Mount Everest.

1962 - Buck (John) O’Neil became the first black coach in major league baseball when he accepted the job with the Chicago Cubs.

1965 - Ralph Boston set a world record in the broad jump at 27-feet, 4-3/4 inches, at a meet held in Modesto, CA.

1973 - Tom Bradley was elected the first black mayor of Los Angeles.

1974 - U.S. President Nixon agreed to turn over 1,200 pages of edited Watergate transcripts.

1978 - In the U.S., postage stamps were raised from 13 cents to 15 cents.

1981 - The U.S. performed a nuclear test at the Nevada Test Site.

1985 - Thirty-nine people were killed and 400 were injured in a riot at a European Cup soccer match in Brussels, Belgium.

1986 - Colonel Oliver North told National Security Advisor William McFarlane that profits from weapons sold to Iran were being diverted to the Contras.

1988 - U.S. President Reagan began his first visit to the Soviet Union in Moscow.

1988 - NBC aired "To Heal A Nation," the story of Jan Scruggs' effort to build the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

1990 - Boris Yeltsin was elected president of the Russian republic by the Russian parliament.

1995 - The last 3 bodies were recovered from the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City.

1997 - The ruling party in Indonesia, Golkar, won the Parliament election by a record margin. There was a boycott movement and rioting that killed 200 people.

1999 - Space shuttle Discovery completed the first docking with the International Space Station.

2000 - Fiji's military took control of the nation and declared martial law following a coup attempt by indigenous Fijians in mid-May.

2001 - In New York, four followers of Osama bin Laden were convicted of a global conspiracy to murder Americans. The crimes included the 1998 bombings of two U.S. embassies in Africa that killed 224 people.

2001 - The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that disabled golfer Casey Martin could use a cart to ride in tournaments.

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Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Alhamdulillah.. Unexpected result..

Hey there.. Its seems that the system has released the result for the final exams early by couples of hours.. And I have to say Alhamdulillah for my unexpectedly great result..

3.96.. All A's except CTU101... I got an A- for it..

I am totally speechless and well still excited.. this shows that I have shown people that I can do it if I have the will to do so.. HELL YEAH!!

Therefore I give my thanks to ALLAH SWT, my parents, my lecturers, and all my friends who have helped me thus far.. YEAH!!

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Tomorrow Always Comes...

May 25, the day long awaited by all Diploma students of UiTM.. The day the Final Exam result being unleash..

I wish you guys luck for tomorrow will always comes.. For tomorrow the result of out 4 months hard work shall be unleash for us to see..

I just hope that I do well.. At least above 3.5 CGPA.. LoL..

Well the main reason being that if I do get 3.5 or above CGPA I get to have a brand new PC/laptop.. But really, I just want to prove to people that I actually learn my mistakes during my year in Matriculation..

Well, Good Luck to ALL my friends and those who will be facing their fears tomorrow.. Its just the same old result day..


Saturday, May 21, 2011

End of the World My A**!!

For the last few weeks, there are people saying that today is the end of the world.. Well.. END OF THE WORLD MY A**!! Its not yet and no one knows when its going to end.. let my quote from the Quran which means,


15." Lo! the Hour is surely coming. But I will keep it hidden, that every soul may be rewarded for that which it striveth ( to achive )" Surah 20:15

No one is to know when the time will come but we are to believe that it will come..

Friday, May 20, 2011


Its been about 3 weeks since I started my semester holidays.. Well, things are going around normal so far.. Nothing much to blog about..

During the PC fair held on May 6-8, I manage to bought a 500GB external HDD. Hitachi X500. The design is cool and slick.. cost me RM188 this little thing..

I just recovered from muscle fatigue which I got from going to the gym with Rendall.. 3 days of pure upper body pain.. I cant even move my arms without feeling hurt.. Ouch!

Again.. I've been playing Ragnarok Online this whole time. Finally manage to leveled 3 of my ID's to level 99 and Reborn them..

About 5 days left till my result for semester 1 final exam is out.. wish me luck guys..

Over and Out

Monday, May 2, 2011

End of the 1st Semester...

Its been a long time since i last post my last post, about 3 months or so. Well, I have now finished my 1st of 6 semester of diploma in plantation industry management or DPIM for short. Its gonna be a 3-4 weeks of holiday.. Its gonna be a hell of a break and I hope its gonna be a great one!!

lets just sit back, relax and have a nice drink..

Anyways, I have 5 weeks of holiday and I plan to make the best of it..