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Today In Indian History - Historical Events of India

DateEvent Name
The Sultan, losing his hold over the army and some members of his aristocracy, very wisely abdicated in favour of his brother Ahmad, who is famous in Deccan history as Ahmad Shah Wali.
24 merchants gathered in London's Founder Hall under the auspices of Lord Mayor to start a new company with a share captial in India.
9/22/1687 Aurangzeb ended Kutubshah kingdom.
9/22/1789 Office of Postmaster General is created under the Treasury Department.
9/22/1869 Shri Valangaiman Sankaranarayana Srinivasa Shastri, great scholar of Sanskrit, master, politician, social reformer, President of India and educationist, was born at Valangaiman village, Tamil Nadu.
9/22/1891 Gangopadhyay Taraknath, famous novelist in Bengal, passed away.
9/22/1902 Sorabjee Harmasji Colah, (right-hand batsman who batted in India's first two Tests), was born in Bombay.
9/22/1931 Gandhi meets Charlie Chaplin in London.
9/22/1937 The last contingent of Indian freedom fighters was send to Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
9/22/1952 Bapiraju Adiv, famous Telgu novelist, poet and author, died.
9/22/1970 Bandopadhyay Shardendu, modern Bengali poet, died.
9/22/1979 Israel conducts nuclear test at Indian Ocean.
9/22/1979 Maulana Abdul Ali Moudoodi aka Syed Abul A'la Maududi Chishti, founder leader of the Jamait- E- Islam, died in USA, he had taken pakistani citizenship.
9/22/1986 India vs Australia Test Cricket at Madras finishes in a tie.
9/22/1988 PM announces Government's decision to drop Defamation Bill.
9/22/1991 Durga Khote, film actress and Dadasaheb Phalke awardee, died at the age of 86 years.
9/22/1992 Harshad Mehta released after 110 days in jail.
9/22/1992 Indo-British Extradition Treaty signed in London.
9/22/1994 G. N. Joshi, famous singer, died.
9/22/1996 Passport seekers are given an option of 10 years (Rs. 300) or 20 years (Rs. 600) period.
9/22/1999 Former Test all-rounder Chandu Borde was re-appointed chairman of National Selection Committee on Day two of the BCCI AGM in Jaipur.
9/22/1999 India asks Pakistan to prevent the reported attempt by the JKLF to cross the Line of Control (LOC) on October 4.
9/22/2000 Kerala High Court suspends the sentence awarded by the Kottayam Special Court on 32 accused in the Suryanelli rape case.


Other Historical Dates and Events
5/8/1990A 255 kmph cyclone lashes Andhra Pradesh coast causing heavy losses to life and property.
3/2/1986Kashinath Ghanekar, famous stage artist, passed away.
10/28/1981Underground Metro Train Compartments were tested on trial basis at Calcutta.
6/22/1994L. V. Prasad, father of South Indian film industry, died.
1/16/1896Jaideva Singh, famous musician and educationist, was born Shohratgarh, U.P.
4/8/1998India enters into a historical partnership with France with the formal launch of a joint programme for restoring and protecting the Taj Mahal.
1/11/2000Mrs. Anju, wife of Shoaib Ilyasi of 'India's Most Wanted' famed serial, dies under mysterious circumstances.
11/14/1964Nehru Commemorative coin is released.
11/24/1952Brijesh Parsuram Patel, cricketer (Indian batsman 1974-77), was born in Baroda.
11/10/1960First Nagpur session of Maharashtra State.