1670 - Battle of Dindori.
1817 - Sir Syed Ahmad Khan (Syed Ahmad Taqvi or Sir Taqvi) was born. He was a philosopher and social activist.
1892 - Sir Ramasamy Chetty Kandasamy Shanmukham Chetty was born. He was a lawyer, economist and politician. He was the first finance minister of India after Independence. He was the Diwan of Cochin kingdom from 1935 to 1941.
1890 - Mahatma Lalon Fakir died in Cheuriya, Kushtia, Bengal (present-day Bangladesh). He was a Bengali saint, mystic, and songwriter. He influenced many people including Rabindranath Tagore.