Today in History
6 May 1899 An agreement was reached on the Baghdad Railway concession between the German-owned Deusche Bank, the French-owned Ottoman Bank, the German-owned Anatolian Railway Company and the French-owned Izmir-Kasaba Company representatives. The share of the French in the Baghdad Railway was 40.
6 May 1942 Law No. 4219 on the transfer of Erzurum-Karabıyık khans to the Ministry of National Defense has entered into force.