1691 - Job Charnok, an English man established a factory at Calcutta
On 10 February 1691 an imperial grant was issued for the English to "contentedly continue their trade" with a factory at Calcutta.
1846 - Battle of Sobrhan - Sikhs were defeated by British forces.
1859 - Begum of Oude and Nana Sahib defeated.
1921 - Mahatma Gandhi inaugurated Kashi Vidya Peeth
1931 - Capital of India shifted from Old Delhi to New Delhi
1949 - Pune University was established.
1952 India won a cricket test for the first time. It was against England. The test was won an innings and 8 runs
1992 - Andaman and Nicobar islands was opened for foreing travellers.
10 February -
Pranab Roy (1957)