Oman in History

Historical Events

  • 1958-09-08 Oman turns over Gwadur (on Baluchistan coast) to Pakistan
  • 1970-07-23 Qaboos ibn Sa'id becomes Sultan of Oman after overthrowing his father, Sa'id ibn Taimur.
  • 1972-03-15 Danish airliner hit mountain in Sheikdom of Oman killing 112