Vijay Diwas1971 Victory of Indian Forces in getting independence to Bangladesh.
1922 - Parvati Devi was arrested for speeches at Hapud and Meerut. She is the first woman freedom fighter to be given two years prison sentence.
1951 - Salar Jung Museum was opened in Hyderabad.
1971 - Victory for the Indian Armed ForcesEastern Command of the Pakistani Armed Forces signed the Instrument of Surrender
Mamata Banerjee announced Trinamool Congress. She came to power in Bengal in 2011.
Kalyan Banerjee becames the first Indian to be the head of Rotary Foundation.
He became President of Rotary International for 2011-12.
Sensex falls 345 pts, slipsped to new 2-year low
Defence forces celebrate Vijay Diwas
2012 - Public function at Shivaji Park, Mumbai
PM salutes the courage and indomitable spirit of Indian Armed Forces, on Vijay Diwas
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has saluted the courage and indomitable spirit of Indian Armed Forces, on Vijay Diwas.
"Today, on Vijay Diwas we salute the courage and indomitable spirit of our armed forces. Their service to India is unparalleled", the Prime Minister said.
Kundurti Anjaneyulu - Sahitya Academy Award Winner
1952 - Potti Sree Ramulu died due to fasting for state of Andhra
1999 - Likhiram Karve, Madhya Pradesh's minister for Transport hacked to death by naxalites.
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