1500 - Pedro Cabral departed with 13 ships to India.
1846 - The First Anglo-Sikh War was concluded with the signing of the Treaty of Lahore. Kashmir was ceded to the British East India.
1925 - During Pink's War Royal Air Force of British operated against tribesmen in Waziristan (present day Pakistan). It continued until 1 May 1925.
2012 - Bollywood film Kahaani directed by Sujoy Ghosh starring Vidya Balan and Parambrata Chatterjee was released.
2012 - Bollywood film Chaar Din Ki Chandini directed by Samir Karnik starring Tusshar Kapoor, Kulraj Randhawa and Anupam Kher was released.
2012 - Bengali film Macho Mustanaa directed by Rshmi Mitra starring Hiran Chatterjee and Pooja Bose was released.
2012 - Bengali film Pather Sesh Kothay directed by Tanima Sen starring Saheb Chattopadhyay, Chandreyee Ghosh, Krishna Kishor Mukhopadhyay, Soumitra Chatterjee and Gourab Chattopadhyay was released.
2012 - Kannada film Alemari directed by Mahesh Kumar starring Yogesh, Radhika Pandit and Ramesh Bhat was released.
2012 - Kannada film Bhagavantha Kai Kotta directed by M.S. Umesh starring Ravishankar, Madhuri, Roopashree and Tennis Krishna was released.
1890 - Sir Mangaldas Nathubhoy died at Mumbai. He was the Seth or head of the Kapol Bania caste, well known for their thrift and keen commercial instincts.