1916 - Bal Gangadhar Tilak founds Indian Home Rule League with its headquarters at Poona.
2011 - Bollywood film "Shor in the City" directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna Dk starring Tusshar Kapoor, Preeti Desai and Alok Chaturvedi was released.
1992 - Vinayaka Krishna Gokak died at the age of 82 in Bengaluru. He was a major writer in Kannada language and a scholar of English and Kannada literatures. He recieved Jnanpith Award for Kannada language was Padmashree from the Government of India.