1857 - First War of Independence began with revolt of Sepoys of Meerut.
1857 - The First War Of Indian Independence was started with widespread uprising in northern and central India against the rule of the British East India Company.
1857 - The 3rd Light Cavalry of the British East India Company's army rebelled against its British officers, thus beginning the The First War Of Indian Independence.
1905 - Pankaj Kumar Mullick was born in Calcutta. He was a Bengali music director who also worked for Hindi films at the start of playback singing. He was honoured with Padma Shri and Dadasaheb Phalke Award.