Events, Births, Deaths occured on February 17

Historical Events

1527 - Mughal emperor Babu won The Battle of Khanwa. This was fought near the village of Khanwa about 60 km west of Agra.

Famous Births

1864 - Joseph "Kaka" Baptista was born. He was a politician and activist from Bombay. He was closely associated with the Lokmanya Tilak and the Home Rule Movement. He was elected as the Mayor of Bombay in 1925.

Famous Deaths

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