1838 - The Times of India, the world's largest circulated English language daily newspaper is founded as The Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce.
1618 - Mughal emperor Aurangzeb was born in Dhod, Malwa. He was the son of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan.
1901 - Prithviraj Kapoor was born. He was a theatre and film actor. He started his career as an actor, in the silent era of Hindi cinema and founded the Prithvi Theatres. He is the father of legendary Bollywood hero Raj Kapoor.
1992 - Prem Nath (Premnath Malhotra) died at the age of 65 in Mumbai. He was a Bollywood actor who acted mainly in negative roles.