1767 - Battle between Haidar Ali and British troops at Trinomali
1919 - Rotary Club's first Indian meeting was held.
1932 : Mahatma Gandhi broke his death fast after 6 days and 5 hrs after the British Government had approved most of the compromise plan on the privileges of Indian Untouchables in legislative elections.
1975 - Constitution 39 amendment bill was approved by Parliament.
1979 - Charan Singh launched a new party Lok Dal.
1991 - Ordinance to amend MRTP Act and Companies Act.
1996 - CBI chargesheeted former PM P V Narasimha Rao in St. Kitts case.
1820 - Ishwar Chandra Vidya Sagar
1923 - Dev Anand
1931 - Vijay Manjrekar (Cricketer)
1932 - Man Mohan Singh (Former Prime Minister)