1865 - Treaty of Sinchula was signed in which Bhutan ceded the areas east of the Teesta River to the British East India Company.
2011 - Bollywood film "Rockstar" directed by Imtiaz Ali starring Ranbir Kapoor, Nargis Fadnis and Shammi Kapoor was released.
1926 - Johnny Walker (Badruddin Jamaluddin Kazi) was born in Indore. He was a Bollywood actor famous for his comedy roles. He acted in more than 300 films.
1980 - Guru Chenganoor Raman Pillai died. He was a prominent Kathakali artist from Kerala. He was famous for his portrayal of the anti-heroic Kathi roles on stage, and was a palace dancer to the Travancore Maharaja.