1526 - Babur won the first battle of Panipat.
1857 - Sepoy mutiny started
1901 - Jagadish Chandra Bose proves life in plants in the hall of Royal Society London
1996 - PM P.V. Narasimha Rao resigns as PM after defeat of his party in elections.
1905 - Pankaj Malik - Film Music Director
1914 - Tarachand Barjatya
1927 - Nayantara Sahgal