1740 - Thorle Bajirao Peshwa passed away. Balaji Bajirao became the new peshwa.
1916 - B.G. Tilak founded Indian Home Rule League
1936 - Mahatma Gandhi started staying in Sevagram, Wardha
1943 - Netaji Subhash Bose boarded German Submarine
1977 - Janata Party was formed.
1993 - Military troops fight with 2000 rebel policemen in Srinagar.
People defied the vindictive actions of the prime minister who has to resign due to the Court verdict. It was rebirth of democracy in India. If Congress led the independence movement, it is the opposition of the day, that led the resistance to individual power mongering. "Indira is India" doctrine was defeated. Indian people won the war of democracy 1975 - 77.
1836 - National Library was established.
1971 - First Century by Gavaskar at George Town, West Indies
1768 - Nizam accepted British supremacy
1792 - Third Mysore War ended.
1980 - Prakash Padukone won the All-England Badminton Championship - First Time by an Indian
1997 - Successful test firing 250 Km Prithvi missile.
In 1330, Musunuri Prolaya Nayak published the Vilasa grant, a copper-plate grant near Pithapuram. In that he described the devastation of the Telugu country by the Turks from Delhi and also his attempts to restore order. His successor, Musunuri Kapaya Nayak (ruler during 1333–1368), attacked the Tughluqs and drove them out of Warangal in 1336.