1675 - Sivaji attacked Fonda fort and won Karwar
1952 - India's First Lok Sabha was formed.
1983 - Rohini (RS-D2) was placed in orbit.
1997 - Biju Patnaik died.
1999 - Vajpayee resigned after losing confidence of Lok Sabha by 269 in favour and 270 against.
1479 - Acharya Surdasji
1799 - Srirangapatnam was surrounded by British forces to fight against Tipu Sultan.
1926 - Chandra Sekhar, PM of India