6. When Janjira Became No Man’s Land
The history of Janjira fort of Maharashtra is full of deception and infidelity. For a long time, there was no ruler or any other human inside the fort.
7. Heathrow Terminal 5 Opening
Heathrow airport is the busiest airport in the world. Everything goes according to the plan. However, back in 2008 on the occasion of the opening of the terminal, a new automated system failed and the passengers have to wait for hours to find their luggage. The airport turned into chaos.
8. 61,000 Shares For 1 Yen
A Japanese trading company name Mizuho Securities decided to sell one share at ¥610,000 each. A stockbroker put the value 610,000 shares for ¥1 each. By the time they realized the mistake, they had already suffered the loss of $225M.
9. The Sinking Of The Titanic
It is said that Jack Phillips, the senior radio operator did not pass a clear warning to the ship’s captain. And this led to the sinking of the unsinkable Titanic.
10. Alaska Sold Out
Back in 1867, Russia sold out Alaska to the USA for 7.2 Million dollars. Now, Alaska is a treasure trove and got natural resources that worth billions of dollars.