1879 - The first group of 463 Indian indentured labourers arrived in Fiji abroad the Leonidas.
1657 - Sambhaji Maharaj was born to Saibai and Chatrapati Shivaji. He is the eldest son of Shivaji Maharaj.
1923 - Mrinal Sen was born. He is a Bengali filmmaker. He made many award winning films. He received Dada Saheb Phalke Award.
1998 - Actress Taruni Sachdev was born in Mumbai. She was known for her appearance in the Rasna advertisement and the Bollywood film Paa.
2012 - Actress Taruni Sachdev died on the day of her 14th birthday crashed in Agni Air Flight CHT in Nepal. She was known for her appearance in the Rasna advertisement and the Bollywood film Paa.