1939 - Rahul Dev Burman was born in Kolkata. He was a legendary Bollywood music director. He was the son of the music director Sachin Dev Burman. He composed music for 331 films.
2008 - Field Marshal Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw (Sam Bahadur) died. He was the Field Marshal of the Indian Army. He was awaraded Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, and Military Cross.