1920 - Shankarrao Bhavrao Chavan was born. He was Chief Minister of Maharashtra for two terms. He also served as Finance Minister of India and Home Minister of India.
2003 - Leela Chitnis died in Danbury, Connecticut at the age of 93. She was an early actress in the Indian film industry. She was the first Indian film star to endorse the popular Lux soap brand, until then only top Hollywood heroines did that.