March 19 - I. K. Gujral's tenure as Prime Minister of India ends.
May 14 - Actress Taruni Sachdev was born in Mumbai. She was known for her appearance in the Rasna advertisement and the Bollywood film Paa.
February 22 - Raman Lamba was died at the age of 38 after he was hit on the forehead by cricket ball while fielding in a club match in Dhaka. He was cricketer who played for India in four Tests and 32 ODIs.
March 19 - E.M.S. Namboodirippad, also known as EMS, died at the age of 89. He was the first Chief Minister of State of Kerala.
June 4 - Arudra (Bhagavatula Sadasiva Shankara Sastry) died. He is a famous Telugu poet, lyricist, songwriter, translator and writer. He wrote stories, dialogues and lyrics for many Telugu films.
October 22 - Ajit (Hamid Ali Khan and Ajit Khan) died at the age of 76 in Hyderabad. He was a Bollywood actor. He was a famous for his role as villain.