Updated at February 2, 2023 by BirthdayDBs Team
Tommy Flowers is best known as Entrepreneur who has born on December 22, 1905 in England. Currently, Tommy Flowers is 117 years, 1 months and 11 days old. Tommy Flowers will celebrate 118th birthday on Friday, 22nd of December 2023. Below the countdown to Tommy Flowers upcoming birthday.
Builder of the Colossus code-breaking programmable computer.
He joined the General Post Office after studying mechanical and electrical engineering.
His contributions shortened WWII by two years and saved countless lives.
He married Eileen Margaret Green. The couple had two sons, John and Kenneth.
His decryption enabled Dwight Eisenhower to know what was waiting for him during the D-Day invasion of Normandy.
Tommy Flowers is 117 years old today.
Tommy Flowers was born on December 22, 1905 in England.
Tommy Flowers zodiac sign is Capricorn.
Tommy Flowers was best known as Entrepreneur.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Tommy Flowers's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1984||Bernhard Goetz shoots four would-be muggers on an express train in Manhattan section of New York, New York.|
|1987||In Zimbabwe, the political parties ZANU and ZAPU reach an agreement that ends the violence in the Matabeleland region known as the Gukurahundi.|
|1989||Communist President of Romania Nicolae Ceaușescu is overthrown by Ion Iliescu after days of bloody confrontations. The deposed dictator and his wife flee Bucharest in a helicopter as protesters erupt in cheers.|
|1989||Berlin's Brandenburg Gate re-opens after nearly 30 years, effectively ending the division of East and West Germany.|
|1990||Lech Wałęsa is elected President of Poland.|
|1990||Final independence of Marshall Islands and Federated States of Micronesia after termination of trusteeship.|
|1997||Acteal massacre: Attendees at a prayer meeting of Roman Catholic activists for indigenous causes in the small village of Acteal in the Mexican state of Chiapas are massacred by paramilitary forces.|
|1997||Hussein Farrah Aidid relinquishes the disputed title of President of Somalia by signing the Cairo Declaration, in Cairo, Egypt. It is the first major step towards reconciliation in Somalia since 1991.|
|2001||Burhanuddin Rabbani, political leader of the Northern Alliance, hands over power in Afghanistan to the interim government headed by President Hamid Karzai.|
|2001||Richard Reid attempts to destroy a passenger airliner by igniting explosives hidden in his shoes aboard American Airlines Flight 63.|
|2008||An ash dike ruptured at a solid waste containment area in Roane County, Tennessee, releasing 1.1 billion US gallons (4,200,000 m3) of coal fly ash slurry.|
|2010||The repeal of the Don't ask, don't tell policy, the 17-year-old policy banning homosexuals serving openly in the United States military, is signed into law by President Barack Obama.|
|2016||A study finds the VSV-EBOV vaccine against the Ebola virus between 70-100% effective, and thus making it the first proven vaccine against the disease.|
|2017||The UN Security Council votes 15-0 in favor of additional sanctions on North Korea, including measures to slash the country's petroleum imports by up to 90%.|
|2018||A tsunami caused by an eruption of Anak Krakatau in Indonesia killed at least 430 people and injured almost a thousand more.|
|1987||The birth of Garfield Darien, French hurdler|
|1988||The birth of Leigh Halfpenny, Welsh rugby player|
|1989||The birth of Jordin Sparks, American singer-songwriter and actress|
|1989||The birth of Jharal Yow Yeh, Australian rugby league player|
|1990||The birth of Jean-Baptiste Maunier, French actor and singer|
|1990||The birth of Josef Newgarden, American race car driver|
|1991||The birth of Paul Alo-Emile, New Zealand-Australian rugby league player|
|1992||The birth of Michaela Hončová, Slovak tennis player|
|1992||The birth of Moonbyul from Mamamoo, K-Pop star|
|1993||The birth of David Klemmer, Australian rugby league player|
|1993||The birth of Meghan Trainor, American singer-songwriter and producer|
|1993||The birth of Raphaël Guerreiro, Portuguese footballer|
|1994||The birth of Rúben Lameiras, Portuguese footballer|
|1996||The birth of Mustafizur Rahman, Bangladeshi cricketer|
|1998||The birth of G Hannelius, American actress and singer|
|2012||The death of Lim Keng Yaik, Malaysian physician and politician (b. 1939)|
|2013||The death of Diomedes Díaz, Colombian singer-songwriter (b. 1956)|
|2013||The death of Hans Hækkerup, Danish lawyer and politician (b. 1945)|
|2013||The death of Ed Herrmann, American baseball player, coach, and manager (b. 1946)|
|2013||The death of Oscar Peer, Swiss author, playwright, and philologist (b. 1928)|
|2014||The death of John Robert Beyster, American physicist and academic (b. 1924)|
|2014||The death of Christine Cavanaugh, American actress (b. 1963)|
|2014||The death of Joe Cocker, English singer-songwriter (b. 1944)|
|2014||The death of Bernard Stone, American lawyer and politician (b. 1927)|
|2015||The death of Peter Lundblad, Swedish singer-songwriter (b. 1950)|
|2015||The death of Freda Meissner-Blau, Australian activist and politician (b. 1927)|
|2016||The death of Chad Robinson, Australian rugby league player (b. 1980)|
|2017||The death of Gonzalo Morales Sáurez, Costa Rican painter (b. 1945)|
|2018||The death of Simcha Rotem, last survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising (b. 1924)|
|2018||The death of Herman Sikumbang, Indonesian guitarist (b. 1982); casualty during 2018 Sunda Strait tsunami|
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