1556 - At the Second Battle of Panipat Akbar's army under Bairam Khan defeated Hindu ruler Hemu.
2011 - Former Telecom Minister Sukh Ram, is sentenced to five years imprisonment by a Delhi court in a 1996 corruption case and arrested and sent to Tihar jail.
2008 - Baldev Raj Chopra (B.R. Chopra) died. He was a director and producer of Bollywood films and television serials. He was awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Award. He is the elder brother of Yash Chopra.