2012 - 18 people get life term for Ode village massacre during 2002 Gujrat riots.
1954 - Safdar Hashmi was born in Delhi. He was a Communist playwright, actor, director, lyricist, and theorist, chiefly associated with Street theatre. He was a founding member of Jana Natya Manch. He was murdered in Delhi while performing a street play named Halla Bol.
2006 - Rajkumar (Singanalluru Puttaswamayya Muthuraju) died at the age of 76 in Bangalore. He was the most famous Kannada film actor and singer. He received Padma Bushan and Dada Saheb Phalke Award.