Events, Births, Deaths occured on January 15

Historical Events

1656 - Shivaji Maharaj captured Javli from Chandrarao More

Famous Births

1921 - Babasaheb Anantrao Bhosale was born in Satara. He was the Chief Minister of Maharashtra from 21 January 1982, until 1 February 1983.

1938 - Chuni Goswami (Subimal Goswami) was born in Kishoreganj District of undivided Bengal (now in Bangladesh). He is a international footballer and first class cricketer. He played 50 international football matches representing India. As a first class cricketer, he played Ranji Trophy for Bengal.

1956 - Mayawati was born in New Delhi. She served four terms as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. She is the head of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP).

1982 - Neil Nitin Mukesh (Neil Nitin Mukesh Chand Mathur) was born in Mumbai. He is a Bollywood actor. He is the son of singer Nitin Mukesh and grandson of the legendary singer Mukesh.

Famous Deaths

1994 - Shri Harilal Upadhyay died in Paddhari, Gujarat. He is a Gujarati author, considered as one of the all-time great authors in the Gujarati language. He wrote historical novels, social novels, short story collections, biographies, the great Mahabharat series, children's literature, poems and Plays.

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