78 AD - Salivahana Saka Calendar of Years started.
1707 - Bahadur Shah I ascended Mughal throne after death of Aurangjeb
1939 - Gandhiji commences fast unto death.
1952 - Congress got absolute majority in the first general election of India
1989 - First pilot 50 KW solar power plant switched on.
1990 - JD BJP coalition in Gujarat, Maharshtra and Rajastan
2000 -Nitish Kumar became CM of Bihar.
Jamsetji Tata (1839), M.L. Jaisimha, Swami Chinmayananda,
1955 Smt. Krishna Tirath - 2009 Lok Sabha Member