1674 - Shivaji was crowned as Chatrapati Shivaji at Raigad Fort.
1882 - Cyclone in Arabian Sea (Bombay) causes 100,000 deaths.
1924 - S. R. Bommai (Somappa Rayappa Bommai) was born. He was the 11th Chief Minister of Karnataka . He also held the position of Human Resource Development Minister in the United Front government from 1996 to 1998.