1997 - Mayawati's second term as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh begins.
2012 - Soumitra Chatterjee selected for Dadasaheb Phalke award for 2011.
1923 - Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi (Nirmala Srivastava) was born. She was the founder of Sahaja Yoga, a meditation technique and new religious movement. Sahaja Yoga is practiced and taught for free in over 140 countries.