2012 - Ajmal Kasab hanged for his role in 2008 Mumbai Attacks.
1926 - Prem Nath (Premnath Malhotra) was born in Peshawar. He was a Bollywood actor who acted mainly in negative roles.
1970 - Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman died in Bangalore at the age of 82. He was a physicist whose work was influential in the growth of science in India. He received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1930 for the discovery that when light traverses a transparent material, some of the light that is deflected changes in wavelength. This phenomenon is now called Raman scattering and is the result of the Raman effect.