December 22 - Muslims observed a "Day of Deliverance" to celebrate the resignations of members of the Indian National Congress as they have not been consulted over the decision to enter Second World War with Britain.
June 27 - Rahul Dev Burman was born in Kolkata. He was a legendary Bollywood music director. He was the son of the music director Sachin Dev Burman. He composed music for 331 films.