2012 - Rahul Dravid retired from international cricket.
1923 - Maj-General Ranjit Lal Jetley was born. He is a retired soldier and scientist. He served in World War II and the 1947 Indo-Pakistani War. His innovations include an 105 mm light field gun and upgunning of the Sherman tanks.
1897 - Savitribai Jyotirao Phule was died. She worked for the victims of plague and she herself was struck by the disease and eventually died from it. She was the wife of Mahatma Jyotirao Phule. She was a social reformer and worked for improving women's rights in India during the British Rule.
1984 - I. S. Johar (Inderjeet Singh Johar) died at the age of 64 in Mumbai. He was a Bollywood actor, writer, producer and director.