1949 - Nathuram Godse (Nathuram Vinayak Godse) was hanged at Ambala Prison, Punjab Province, Dominion of India. He was the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi.
1949 - Narayan Dattatraya Apte was executed by hanging along with Nathuram Godse at Ambala Jail. He was a Hindu activist and entrepreneur who was executed for his role in the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi.
1982 - Acharya Vinoba Bhave at the age of 87 at Paunar, Wardha. He was a freedom fighter and a spiritual teacher. He is famous for the Bhoodan Andolan.