1856 - Ahmed Raza Khan Fazil-e-Barelvi (popularly known as Aala Hazrat) was born. He was a Sunni Hanafi scholar whose works influenced the Barelvi movement of South Asia.
1909 - E.M.S. Namboodirippad, also known as EMS, was born. He was the first Chief Minister of State of Kerala.
1920 - Bharat Bhushan was born in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. He was a Bollywood actor, scriptwriter and producer. He was remembered for playing title role in Baiju Bawra in 1952.