1494 - At the young age of eleven Babur inherited his kingdom.
1948 - Chhotalal Khovshaldan Desai became first Chief Commissioner of Kutch State.
2012 - Brahmeshwar Singh, chief of banned Ranvir Sena, is killed by unidentified people.
2012 - Bollywood film "Rowdy Rathore" directed by Prabhu Deva starring Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Paresh Ganatra and Nassar was released.
2012 - Bengali film "Mayabazaar" directed by Joydeep Ghosh starring Rupa Ganguly, Dhritiman Chaterji and Badshah Moitra was released.
1987 - Khwaja Ahmad Abbas (popularly known as K. A. Abbas) died at the age of 72 in Mumbai. He was a film director, novelist, screenwriter, and a journalist in the Urdu, Hindi and English languages.