Sudan timeline

  • Winston Churchill Publishes 'The River War'

    ..there are many people in England, and perhaps elsewhere, who seem to be unable to contemplate military operations for clear political objects,... Read more

  • Gaafar Nimeiry Dies

    Gaafar Muhammad an-Nimeiry (otherwise known as Jaafar Nimeiry, Gaafar Nimeiry or Ga'far Muhammad an-Numayri; 1 January 1930 – 30 May 2009) (Arabic:... Read more

  • Manute Bol Dies

    Manute Bol, who became a basketball sensation in the 1980s as a skeletally thin shot-blocking giant with the Washington Bullets and other... Read more