Events, Births, Deaths occured on October 24

Historical Events

1605 - Jahangir succeeds his father Akbar The Great as the Mughal Emperor.

1657 - Shivaji Maharaj conquered Mughal dominated places Kalyan and Bhivandi.

2012 - Bollywood film "Chakravyuh" directed by Prakash Jha starring Arjun Rampal, Abhay Deol, Esha Gupta, Manoj Bajpai and Kabir Bedi was released.

Famous Births

1914 - Lakshmi Sahgal was born in Madras. She was a freedom fighter, an officer of the Indian National Army, and the Minister of Women's Affairs in the Azad Hind government.

Famous Deaths

1991 - Ismat Chughtai died died in Bombay. She was a famous writer in Urdu known for her fierce feminist ideology.



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