1927 - Rail service started between India and Nepal
1997 - Ramakrishna Hedge launched new national party "Lok Shakti"
2011 - Comprehensive economic partnership agreement with Japan signed by India.
2012 - voting in Mumbai civic polls
1745 - Thorle Madhav Rao, Fourth Peshwa of Maharashtra
1896 - Suryakanti Tripathi, (Nirala)
1944 - Dadasaheb Phalke passed away.
17 February - 18 February - 19 February