1909 - Kodavatiganti Kutumba Rao was born in Tenali, Guntur district, Andhra Pradesh. He was also known as Ko Ku, was an exponent of the Telugu literature in the 20th century.
1911 - Piara Singh Gill was born. He was a nuclear physicist who was a pioneer in cosmic ray nuclear physics and worked on the American Manhattan project. He was the first Director of Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO) of India.
1892 - The Reverend Lal Behari Dey died. He was a Bengali journalist who converted to Christianity and became a Christian missionary himself.